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Technology Once Again Dominates Returns in Q3

Image of fiber opticsWith only a few days left in the third quarter, it's safe to say that Technology will once again be the best-performing sector within the S&P 500.
NYSE:XLK September 28, 2016 9:34am

These ETFs Are Benefitting the Most from Apple’s Big Rally

This morning we delve into some profit taking that has evidently been occurring in the PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 ETF (NASDAQ:QQQ) into Apple's recent surge on strong iPhone 7 sales.
NASDAQ:QQQ September 15, 2016 11:20am

Here’s Why All Investors Need Exposure to the Tech Sector

From Taki Tsaklanos: The best-performing sector this year is Technology, and investors should align their portfolios with that reality -- regardless of their goals and risk tolerance.
NYSE:XLK September 14, 2016 7:32am

These 3 ETFs Own An Enormous Amount of Apple Stock

Image of Apple laptopFrom David Fabian: Apple's enormous size and wide ownership makes it an interesting outlier, which investors can gain significant exposure to via ETF purchases.
Nasdaq:AAPL September 9, 2016 11:35am

Tech Sector Boasts Best Earnings Results in Q2 While S&P 500 Continues to Sag

From Mike Burnick: Earnings season is pretty much in the books, as 98% of S&P 500 companies have already reported second-quarter numbers.
NYSE:XLK September 2, 2016 7:03am

The Biggest Technology ETF Of Them All

new etfsDavid Fabian:  State Street has had a tremendous advantage in the exchange-traded fund world by being the first issuer of dedicated sector funds. Their highly successful SPDR sector series debuted in 1998 and has spent nearly two decades building a world-class reputation.
NYSE:VGT February 17, 2016 6:00pm

A Technical Look At Technology ETFs

technical chart lookDavid Fabian:  The rocky start to 2016 in the major indices has many ETF investors on edge. Some may be looking at the volatility as a buying opportunity, while others are likely heading for the stability of cash or other safe haven assets.
NASDAQ:QQQ January 8, 2016 4:06pm

Sector ETFs Hit Hard By The Stock Market Sell-Off

etfsFor the past few days, global markets have been on a tumultuous ride, primarily due to the Chinese stock market rout. The Chinese economy has been faltering for long. As a result, the Chinese stock market underwent heavy panic-induced sell-offs several times in the last few months.
NYSE:XLE August 26, 2015 4:28pm

Why Investors Should Consider Apple Inc. (AAPL) ETFs Despite The Sell-Off

investAn apple a day might keep the doctor away, but owning Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares right now may not keep risks away.  First, the company came up with a weak revenue outlook and lower-than-expected iPhone sales in its Q3 earnings release in late July,
NYSE:IYW August 5, 2015 4:36pm

Crashing: Apple Inc., Twitter Inc, Oil, Commodities, Greek Stocks, and Chinese Stocks

down-arrow2The month of August sure has started off with a bang.  Tech stocks are crashing, oil is crashing, industrial commodities are crashing, Greek stocks crashed the moment that the Greek stock market reopened for trading, and Chinese stocks continue to crash. 
NYSE:FXI August 4, 2015 12:46pm

Google Inc (GOOG): Come For The Growth, Stay For The Dividend

googleMarshall Hargrave: The move in Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) shares has been violent, up over 20% for the last two weeks. That’s a heck of a move for a $450 billion market cap company.
NYSE:XLK July 28, 2015 3:24pm

Why This ETF Belongs In Your Portfolio

etfsDiane Alter:  Many Wall Street predictions show tepid returns across all markets for the rest of 2015, so we're recommending a tech investment for the rest of the year.
NYSE:XLK July 24, 2015 4:26pm

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Plunges On Lousy Report

apple inc.Tyler Durden:  Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is important. Perhaps the most important company not only for the Dow Jones, but because it also happens to be the largest company by market cap, in the world. As such nobody will be happy that moments ago AAPL reported results
NYSE:XLK July 21, 2015 5:38pm

Smart Ways To Play A Range-Bound Technology ETF [Technology SPDR (ETF)]

investRick Pendergraft: Over the course of the first 25 trading days in 2015, the S&P 500 was caught in choppy trading. The index seemed to be extremely volatile, but in reality, every daily close was between 1,992.67 and 2,063.15.
NYSE:XLK February 13, 2015 4:41pm

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