If you held a $1,000 position in Microsoft stock 10 years ago, your stake would be worth more than $17,000 based on the company's dividend-adjusted return. It's been a disappointing year for Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) shareholders.
Yahoo Finance's Ines Ferre looks at how markets and travel sectors plunged on Friday amid concerns of a new COVID-19 variants while certain work-from-home and vaccine companies are rising.
Investing in growth stocks has proved to be a highly profitable strategy in the past two years. Companies that prioritized growth over profitability at any cost have especially thrived in the low-interest environment. In this macroenvironment, only those growth stocks with solid competitive advantages and economies of scale have a good chance of thriving.