The Federal Reserve is expected to begin tapering later this month. The obvious implications for the market and for investors in tech stocks are broadly negative. However, investors wouldn’t know this by looking at the stock market. Valuations have absolutely skyrocketed through the end of the year, as appetite for risk assets remains very high. Regardless…

If hype is measured in values from 1 to 10, Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) stock is at 11. The metaverse, a combination of artificial intelligence and virtual reality around which Facebook is rebuilding as Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:FB), is behind the latest move in Nvidia stock. Just since early October, NVDA is up nearly 50%. Shares are up…

Despite ongoing debates about a potential market correction, the S&P 500 continues to set new records. The index has gained more than 22% year-to-date (YTD) and nearly 41% over the past year. The Nasdaq 100 is also up nearly 23% YTD and 43% over the past 12 months. Of course, these sizeable gains wouldn’t be…

In October, the many Chinese holidays slowed the flow of negative news that often hurts Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) stock the most. China celebrated the National Holiday for the first week of the month. A few weeks later on Oct. 13, the Hong Kong stock exchange closed due to Typhoon Kompasu. Source: Kevin Chen Photography /…

Stocks under $20 are appealing to investors looking for inexpensive equities with plenty of upside. This is similar to what investors look for in penny stocks as well. And indeed, many stocks under $20 are technically also penny stocks. This article won’t include them, though. And I want to make a distinction here. Because these…

Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) stock is breaking out once again. Source: Fabio Alcini / Shutterstock.com After peaking at $122 in early August, AMD stock fell 18% over the past two months, dropping all the way down to $100. However, after a rocky September, the Santa Clara, California-based company’s stock is again marching higher. In the…

ElectraMeccanica Vehicles (NASDAQ:SOLO) stock is on the move Thursday after announcing a major deal with Robert Bosch LLC. Source: Luis War / Shutterstock.com The agreement between the two companies will have Bosch setting up a service network of independent automotive repair shops. These will service and maintain the upcoming Solo electric vehicle (EV) from ElectraMeccanica…

Taiwan Semiconductor (NYSE:TSM) stock is on the move Thursday thanks to results from its third quarter of 2021. Source: Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com Let’s jump into that earnings report below to see why holders of TSM stock are excited today. Taiwan Semiconductor reported earnings per share of $1.08 for the third quarter of the year.…

Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) stock has had a difficult time at the stock market since 2018. It is largely because of the lack of innovation and the loss of market share to its peers in the CPU and GPU business. Source: Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com Intel is in the midst of an ambitious turnaround plan which could…

Given the many issues China is facing today economically, the trade war between it and the U.S. may have been one of the last things on investors’ minds. But that quickly changed earlier this month, when the Biden administration defined its policy with regards to trade with the world’s second largest economy. The key takeaway…

It’s been a while since investor enthusiasm and Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) stock have been used in the same sentence. But that could all change. Assuming, of course, the chip maker’s changes to its game plan pay off in the years ahead. Source: Pavel Kapysh / Shutterstock.com As you may have heard, the company plans to invest…

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) stock is a semiconductor play worth looking into right now. Source: Piotr Swat / Shutterstock.com There are too many positives to ignore for investors wishing to gain more exposure to the semiconductor sector.  Micron Technology is experiencing growth and is slated to continue to do so in the foreseeable future.  There are…

Backed against the wall by the rise of Taiwan Semiconductor (NYSE:TSM), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) is putting all its financial chips (and more) on the line, which has big implications for INTC stock. Source: dennizn / Shutterstock.com CEO Pat Gelsinger has promised to bring half the semiconductor industry to the U.S. and Europe if governments cooperate. China’s…

Social media can be a beautiful thing, providing a platform for everyday individuals to express their opinions on a range of subjects. At the same time, a more dubious element to online communities exists. One phenomenon that has caused serious divisions among those on Wall Street is the rise of meme stocks. Driven by platforms…

If you’ve been paying attention to used car prices, you might have noticed that the sector has been on a yo-yo since the novel coronavirus upended our lives. During last year’s spring doldrums, many anticipated a recessionary slump hurting the secondhand car market. This year, though, prices have soared — and semiconductor stocks are potential…

Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) stock tends to move significantly over longer time periods. I believe there’s a big opportunity in purchasing Intel’s shares, but it probably isn’t imperative that investors rush out and do so today.  Source: Pavel Kapysh / Shutterstock.com The once-dominant chipmaker is currently facing multiple, formidable foes with considerable power, but it does seem…

Good afternoon investors! Today, investors fretted over the chip shortage as it lags on further. Meanwhile, eyes turned to the virtual Jackson Hole meeting, where Jerome Powell is expected to give a convincing speech as he bids for re-nomination. So, what did the stock market do today? Source: Shutterstock The S&P 500 closed down 0.58%…

Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) stock is up 18% so far in 2021. If anything, AMD stock is now cheaper than it was before. Source: JHVEPhoto / Shutterstock.com That’s because AMD continues to grow rapidly on both the top and bottom lines. Advanced Micro Devices saw $710 million of net income in its second quarter, or…

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