|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||150.70 - 153.55|
|52 Week Range||78.86 - 154.29|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.95%|
Given the current certainties and market risks, ETF investors should construct resilient portfolios to participate on any further upside and hedge the downside. On the recent webcast (available On Demand for CE Credit), Potential ETF Strategies for Today’s (and Tomorrow’s) Markets, Sylvia Jablonski, Managing Director and Institutional ETF Strategist for Direxion and Portfolio+ ETFs, outlined a number of global elements that may influence an investor portfolio, such as the U.S. economy entering late-cycle phase, the Federal reserve moving toward monetary policy normalization, rising interest rates, building inflationary pressures, increasing dispersion amongst sectors, and changing geopolitical climate. "If you’re an investor, you have to believe that markets generally rise over time.
In theory, Apple's ongoing ascent to heights never seen by any company in the history of financial markets should be tempting aggressive traders to get involved with leveraged technology exchange traded funds (ETFs) heavy on Apple. Apple is the largest component in the Technology Select Sector Index at 14.76 percent of that benchmark's weight. Shares of Apple are up nearly 4 percent over the past month, but that is not luring traders to TECL.
After an incredibly smooth ride last year, technology and semiconductor stocks are encountering a lot of turbulence this year. Facebook has faced its share of problems. Google got tarred with the same scandal even without the direct problems Facebook saw.
The reaction to the scandal was obviously significant to the stock, at one point knocking out $80 billion in Facebook's market cap, but it also provided a trading opportunity for short-term traders, particularly in the Direxion Daily Technology Bull 3X Shares (NYSE: TECL), which tries to deliver triple the daily returns of the aforementioned Technology Select Sector Index, and the Direxion Daily Technology Bear 3X Shares (NYSE: TECS), which tries to mirror triple the daily inverse performance of that index. Not surprisingly, TECL and TECS were responsive to Facebook's woes.
Facebook Inc.’s (NasdaqGS:FB) recent public relations flap involving Cambridge Analytica is calling attention to an array of technology exchange traded funds featuring exposure to shares of the social ...
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The S&P500 Information Technology Sector GICS level 1 is up by a whopping 39% since last January. The first was the issue of visas and whether President Trump would crack down on some of the highly skilled workers needed in the tech industry from other countries. Second, Silicon Valley was initially fairly hostile to President Trump, and there was concern over some type of retribution.
Most investors are well aware of how fabulous tech stocks have been this year. As mentioned, the tech-heavy NASDAQ is up over 25%, while the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index, or SOX, is up over 37% this ...
As has been widely documented , the technology sector saw its first real weakness of the year at the end of November. The Nasdaq 100 Index fell off nearly 3 percent from its highs, thought it has since ...
Tech sector earnings kick off in a big way in the next week, as big tech stocks like Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ), Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL ), Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB ), and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL ...