Tech Sector

Ups and Downs (But Mostly Ups): A Look at 2019’s Stock Market Winners and Losers December 23, 2019 10:30 AM   |  

In a year dominated by trade wars and interest rate cuts, Tech and housing performed well, while the Energy sector lagged and some IPOs flopped.

5 min read  |  Market Insights
Your Phone’s Ringing…Apple to Report as New iPhone Stirs Stock Rally October 29, 2019 8:40 AM   |  

Apple prepares to report fiscal Q4 on Wednesday with the stock near all-time highs amid buzz around the iPhone 11 and the pending launch of Apple TV+.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Major Chip Rivals—Intel and Advanced Micro Devices—Set to Report Q3 Earnings October 23, 2019 11:08 AM   |  

Two major players in the chip industry—Intel and Advanced Micro Devices—are getting ready to report earnings this week and next as they battle it out in the semiconductor market.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Regulatory Cloud: Amazon and Microsoft Diverge As Q3 Results Near October 21, 2019 10:41 AM   |  

As Amazon and Microsoft prepare to report earnings this week, a regulatory cloud hangs over Amazon even as Microsoft appears to enjoy clear skies.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
China Fortunes Keep Chip Stocks On Wild Ride as Advanced Micro Reports July 30, 2019 9:16 AM   |  

The semiconductor sector bounced back impressively in the second half of Q2, but Advanced Micro Devices and Nvidia might be under pressure to show strong guidance amid expected revenue declines from a year ago.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Despite Big Market Gains, Technology Sector Expected To See Q2 Earnings Drop July 3, 2019 11:04 AM   |  

Despite a big rally for the sector in June, many analysts expect Technology earnings to drop pretty significantly year-over-year in Q2, a victim in part of tough comparisons to a year ago.

5 min read  |  Sector Outlooks
Cloud Looming? Oracle’s Revenue Seen Down in Competitive Atmosphere June 18, 2019 12:45 PM   |  

Oracle is set to report fiscal Q4 earnings this Wednesday, and many analysts see various competitive pressures potentially weighing on revenue for the second-straight quarter.

4 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Igniting the Cloud: Microsoft Conference Looks at New Cloud, AI Solutions October 9, 2018 4:00 AM   |  

Microsoft’s Ignite 2018 conference last week highlighted cloud and artificial intelligence developments that investors might want to watch heading into earnings season.

5 min read  |  Economic Trends
Looking to Invest in the Cloud? Here Are Some Things to Consider July 23, 2018 9:00 AM   |  

Learn about cloud computing and its impact on technology and other sectors.

4 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
SEMICON® Valley: Investing in Semiconductor Stocks and Smart Technologies July 9, 2018 4:00 AM   |  

As SEMICON® West kicks off in San Francisco, it may be a good time to look at the semiconductor industry.

5 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
How Technological Breakthroughs Are Changing Aging October 13, 2017 12:00 AM   |  

Technological advances are making seniors more independent

2 min read  |  Retirement Lifestyle
Plug It In, Turn It On, Check It Out: Here Come Smart Home Products July 28, 2017 12:00 AM   |  

Connected homes are becoming more popular. Here’s what some firms are doing.

2 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Your Forecast: Cloudy with a Chance of Diversification? January 25, 2017 11:00 PM   |  

The world’s information, and the infrastructure that supports it, is shifting to cloud-based computing and the companies that provide it.

4 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Future of Work: Robotic Process Automation and Human Roles July 29, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

Automation is making more inroads than you might think. Here’s an overview of what to watch in this emerging technology and the companies involved.

2 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
More Than a Game: The Big Business of Video Games June 3, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

Think video games are just for teenage boys? Think again. Learn about the key companies and trends shaping the video game industry.

2 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Trading Generation: Three Millennial Investing Trends May 27, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

As the biggest generation in history, millennials are slowly changing many common trends. Learn how to potentially benefit as an investor.

2 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Baby Boomers Buy What? 6 Surprising Spending Habits October 4, 2015 8:00 PM   |  

Can you invest in baby boomer buying habits? Research the stock sectors that could rise and fall with boomer purchases; 10,000 turn age 65 every day.

2 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Feeling Sensitive? Interest Rate Hikes May Tickle These Sectors July 12, 2015 8:00 PM   |  

Compare interest-rate-sensitive stock sectors that could benefit or suffer at the hands of a Federal Reserve that’s soon to hike rates.

4 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Economic X-Ray: Maturing Cloud Demands Data Security June 17, 2015 8:01 PM   |  

Monitor maturing cloud technology as consolidation dominates a sector occupied by tech powerhouses and as providers look for what’s next in security and data.

6 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
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