Tag: Stocks

Has QUALCOMM (QCOM) Outpaced Other Computer and Technology Stocks This Year?

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World’s Biggest Brands Adopt Checklist to Rescue Seafarers

(Bloomberg) — Unilever Plc and other big retail brands are among consumer giants adopting a toolkit to audit their shipping supply chains in an effort to help bring seafarers stuck on commercial vessels back home and eliminate human rights risks.The voluntary initiative, which launches later this week, calls on companies that put cargo on shipping containers to address problems stemming from government-imposed restrictions on crew changes. It’s estimated more than 200,000 crew around the world are still stuck on vessels beyond the expiration of their contracts and well past globally accepted

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Has Qorvo (QRVO) Outpaced Other Computer and Technology Stocks This Year?

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Fueling Endless Rally Is Raft of Real-Time Reopening Data

(Bloomberg) — Amusement parks tickets. Business-class plane reservations. Drive-thru traffic at McDonald’s.Now more than ever, investors are leaning on real-time data to buttress their bullishness on the U.S. stock market. They’re sifting through an ever-widening array of snapshots at a time when some government figures are being distorted by year-ago comparisons to an economy hobbled by a recession.Of course, no one needs esoteric datasets to see that the U.S. — once the epicenter of the pandemic — is on the mend, notes Paul Hickey, co-founder of Bespoke Investment Group. Deaths

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Technology Stocks Spotlight: Marvell Rises High

The tech-heavy Nasdaq was up almost 400 points this past week through Thursday’s close, but is down over 120 points in trading Friday as the Treasury yield rises to its highest level in a year. 

For more in-depth coverage of the semiconductor sector including trading recommendations and investment strategies, follow Eric Jhonsa on Real Money.

Here is a list of the technology stocks to watch and their performance by percentage change over the past week amid trading Friday, Mar. 12.:

Microsoft | Increased +1.38%

This past Monday, Microsoft  (MSFT) – Get Report was hit by hackers, reportedly from

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Dow ends at new record above 32,000 as investors eye fiscal stimulus, sell technology stocks

The Dow closed above 32,000 for the first time Wednesday, but technology stocks lagged, as investors bet on further gains for parts of the economy that could be bolstered by another massive injection of cash from Congress that’s due to be signed into law on Friday by President Joe Biden.

What did major indexes do?
  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average
    DJIA,
    +1.46%

    rose 464.28 points, or 1.5%, to close at a record 32,297.02, after hitting a new 32,389.50 intraday all-time high.
  • The S&P 500
    SPX,
    +0.60%

    gained 23.37 points, or 0.6%, ending at 3,898.81.
  • The Nasdaq Composite
    COMP,
    -0.04%

    edged
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Has Dynatrace (DT) Outpaced Other Computer and Technology Stocks This Year?

Investors focused on the Computer and Technology space have likely heard of Dynatrace (DT), but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? By taking a look at the stock’s year-to-date performance in comparison to its Computer and Technology peers, we might be able to answer that question.

Dynatrace is one of 626 companies in the Computer and Technology group. The Computer and Technology group currently sits at #7 within the Zacks Sector Rank. The Zacks Sector Rank considers 16 different groups, measuring the average Zacks Rank of the individual stocks within the sector

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