Streaming stocks gained tremendous momentum during the pandemic years. Streaming services provided an escape for millions locked away in their homes. Though the pandemic is firmly in the rear-view mirror, online content consumption will continue to grow amidst the step-changes over the past couple of years. Therefore, heading into next year, it’s an ideal time…

The pandemic has brought many shifts in personal and professional lives. Among the latest is the “phenomenon in recruitment and retention – the Great Resignation. News media has been increasingly absorbed with mass resignations that have occurred and their causes and potential impact, especially in the United States and United Kingdom,” highlights research led by…

Spotify (NYSE:SPOT) stock is on the move Tuesday after KeyBanc analyst Justin Patterson released a letter covering the company. Source: Kaspars Grinvalds / Shutterstock.com This letter saw the KeyBanc analyst upgrading SPOT stock from its previous sector weight rating to a new overweight one. That’s a bullish stance compared to the analyst consensus of hold.…

Ever since tech stocks peaked earlier this year, the Nasdaq 100 index has struggled. The sector is too dependent on FAANGM names such as Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) for sustaining its uptrend. This masks the underlying performance of the sector. Unless investors hold an exchange-traded fund that mirrors the Nasdaq index, they will miss out on companies…

Music-streaming company Spotify (NYSE:SPOT) has not had a good 2021. Indeed, SPOT stock remains down approximately 30% from levels it started the year at. Growth investors banking on continued outperformance from this hypergrowth play have generally been disappointed. Source: Kaspars Grinvalds / Shutterstock.com However, today, SPOT stock is in the news as a big gainer. The…

The pandemic and mandatory lockdowns showed how important it is to stay connected in the comfort of our homes. Almost overnight, millions of people stopped going to offices and schools and instead switched to working and studying online. In turn, this produced a handful of some solid tech stocks to buy for investors. According to…

Following a year’s delay because of the pandemic, the Olympic games kicked off on Friday in Tokyo. Source: Michael Vi / Shutterstock.com Unfortunately, the Olympic proceedings have already been overshadowed by the specter of variant viruses and new outbreaks of Covid-19 — not just in the athlete’s village, where cases have risen to over 90…

The year is 1950. The month is October. Alan Turing – the generational genius who cracked the Enigma code and helped end World War II – has just introduced a novel concept. It’s called the “Turing Test,” and it is aimed at answering the fundamental question: Can machines think? The world laughs. Machines? Think for…

AMC Entertainment (NYSE:AMC) has now officially pulled a Gamestop (NYSE:GME). That is to say, AMC was tied to a struggling business model, faced massive obligations and appeared well down the road toward insolvency. Then, Reddit’s r/WallStreetBets community embraced AMC stock and, like Gamestop, the company’s fortunes flipped. Source: Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com Look — the trading…

Tech stocks had a miserable spring. Since February, tech stocks have been in a steep correction. Making matters worse, the rest of the stock market was strong, thus making the tech sector’s performance particularly dispiriting. In the bigger picture, tech’s setback makes some sense. Growth shares have been in a huge bull run for the…