Ever heard of Pinduoduo? GSX Techedu, or Bilibili? They’re among a handful of technology stocks breaking out to new highs as investors embrace China’s flourishing digital economy.
The Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF (SMH) is up about 7 percent in the last week, making it the best-performing major fund in the entire market. Its sharp gains so far in April also put it on pace for its best month in over a decade.
Google, the search giant, is famous for acquiring rapidly growing technology companies, and it has acquired and invested into nearly 200 companies in the past… Read More »7 Companies that Google Acquired in 2018
Yep, we’re talking about real-estate investment trusts (REITs). These companies own shopping centers, apartment buildings and warehouses… things that many clients would shrug at rather than trade. They were so dull that no one even thought to give them their own sector until a few years ago.
Microsoft (MSFT) is making serious efforts to enter the world of “cloud computing,” the business of large companies using third-party servers and software instead of running their own data centers. It’s a broad shift that’s been occurring in the world of tech for most of the decade.