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5 Great Tech ETFs for 2020

There are some ETFs that are clearly investor and trader’s favorites. When it comes to tech ETFs, the Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLK) is the runaway leader. The XLK covers all the major tech stocks in the S&P 500 and includes plenty of top hardware, software, semiconductors and services muscle. Add in its low expense ratio as well […]

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  • 3 Top Tech Stocks to Buy in February

    Major stock indexes retreated in late January due to concerns about the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, but many tech stocks are still hovering near their all-time highs. Investors might be waiting for a steeper pullback, but a trio of high-quality tech stocks Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), and Sony (NYSE:SNE) — could be worth buying in February, even without a potential pullback brought […]

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  • 6 Smaller-Cap Stocks to Buy Right Now

    The six stocks discussed all have market caps less than $10 billion and all look like good values — but that’s about all they have in common. Let’s take a closer look at what makes these stocks attractive to investors.  They range from those with relatively safe end-markets like infrastructure maintenance machinery company Alamo Group (NYSE:ALG) to those […]

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  • Better Buy: Facebook vs. Alphabet’s Google

    Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Alphabet’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google own two of the largest digital advertising platforms in the world. Facebook crafts targeted ads based on a user’s social connections, preferences, and personal data. Google does the same by mining a user’s search, location, and browsing histories. Both companies offer lucrative ad products, yet both are being […]

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  • Apple’s Q1 Results Crush Estimates

    After Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) returned to bottom-line growth in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2019, its earnings growth accelerated significantly in the first quarter of fiscal 2020. The tech giant’s strong double-digit EPS growth during the period was fueled by a big quarter for the iPhone and more sharp growth in the company’s services segment and its wearables, home, […]

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  • The 9 Biggest Virtual Reality Stocks

    Virtual reality (VR) was once thought to be something of a technological holy grail — the type of tech that science-fiction plots revolved around and a subject that futurists and gadget enthusiasts opined about to great end. There’s still excitement surrounding the immersive worlds made possible by head-mounted displays, but that “holy grail” status has […]

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