Numerous tech stocks have been in a rough patch since March. More than a year after the start of the pandemic, some investor focus has shifted away from high-growth tech stocks and toward "economic reopening" bets. Three stocks in particular -- Shopify (NYSE: SHOP), Etsy (NASDAQ: ETSY), and Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) -- are fantastic buys right now if you plan to hold for the long term.
The Standard & Poor's 500 Index, or simply S&P 500, is a market-capitalization-weighted index of 505 large-cap U.S. stocks. The index accounts for 80% of the market value of the U.S. equities market.
Buying a stock is easy, but buying the right stock without a time-tested strategy is incredibly hard. So what are the best stocks to buy now or put on a watchlist?