Tech stocks

Are tech stocks the new Nifty Fifty?

The Nifty Fifty was a group of blue-chip stocks that investors thought would outperform the market, but didn’t. John Stepek asks if today’s tech stocks are the 21st-century version.

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Investing in technology

Technology is moving astoundingly quickly. The pace of change in the fields of artificial intelligence, renewable energy and the "internet of things", for instance, can make it hard for investors to keep up. But if you aren't on top of the latest developments, you risk losing out.

At MoneyWeek, we can help you invest in technology by bringing you news of the latest developments and the companies and tech stocks to buy.
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How to invest in technology

Video tutorial: How to invest in tech stocks

The technology sector can be hugely profitable for investors. But how do you pick the right companies? In this video tutorial, Ed Bowsher explains how to invest in tech stocks.

Amazon steals a march on talking tech

The success of Amazon’s talking “intelligent personal assistant” has sent the other tech giants scrambling to catch up.

The miracle material that could change the world

Graphene is 200 times stronger than steel and more conductive than silicon. Matthew Partridge investigates how to profit from it.

Why bitcoin still has a lot further to go

After a spectacular 2016, digital currency bitcoin has had a rocky start to the year. But this is just the beginning. Dominic Frisby looks at where it goes from here.

Chart of the week: electric cars roar ahead

Sales of electric vehicles jumped by 70% last year to a global total of around 1.15 million – still a small fraction of the total global car fleet of more than one billion, but sales have rocketed in recent years.

Is a dotcom bubble forming in China?

There is no shortage of potential triggers for a global market correction next year, says Matthew Lynn. But one of the more likely is a huge bubble in Chinese tech stocks.

Profiting from “the financial singularity”

The speed of change is accelerating rapidly. Investors who successfully exploit that change could make more money than they’ve made in their entire lives, says Nick O’Connor.

Are Apple’s best days behind it?

Apple is a fantastic brand that makes excellent products. But if it’s not careful, says John Stepek, it could turn into the Marks & Spencer of the tech world.

Too much money is pouring into tech funds

Big companies are pouring billions into tech funds. It would be better to pay that out as dividends and let shareholders invest it how they want, says Matthew Lynn.

Meet the machine that can see the future

An Oxford professor is developing artificial intelligence that may soon be able to predict the market with remarkable accuracy. Mischa Frankl-Duval finds out more.

Delivery drones are(n’t) taking to our skies

Online retail giant Amazon is to test fly delivery drones in UK skies. Mischa Frankl-Duval looks at how likely we are to see them bringing parcels to our doorsteps.

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