Relief on good results from Apple and Facebook may not be enough to set another S&P 500 record on Thursday, as the chatter on the trade front is on its way.
These great technology names are an integral part of ours. call of the day BlueBox Asset Management's co-portfolio manager, William De Gale, says that it's time for investors to connect their computers to the real world in the next major technology shift to look at the house names.
Orum I want to have companies that will be much better than today, “says former BlackRock technology fund manager MarketWatch in an interview.
De Gale reveals that there are a number of reasons why it has dropped less to Apple: the shares have been performing poorly for years (see table below) and there is really no new product to surprise investors.
Provides alternatives like Texas Instruments for decades in the Global Technology Fund
Instruments Power management makes integrated circuits a very small, very cheap chip that controls the flow around a circuit, and basically ensures that the battery lasts as long as possible, De said De Gale, who said Texas Instruments had little competition.
So there are EPAM Systems
A software services company that lists Fortune's 100 Fastest Growing Companies for 2019. Yazıy They write software for companies that can't do it themselves, mostly for non-tech companies, so it's a niş sophisticated niche business ”. says.
Also Cadence Design Systems
He writes software to help chip designers design chips. De Gale says it stands out among the competition – Synopsys
and Mentor Graphics – acquired by Siemens in Germany in 2016.
, S&P 500
and Nasdaq futures
They made a sluggish start after a report in which the Chinese authorities doubted that they could make a long-term US trade deal. European stocks
Also slips and Shanghai Composite
Chinese production has fallen after falling to a low of 8 months.
our diagram of the day Citigroup analyst Ephrem Ravi stressed how palladium prices are
A key component used in electronics and new technologies has increased this year while eliminating metal macroeconomic concerns.
Ravi believes that the palladium has reached $ 2,000 per ounce over the next three months and now has a developed global economic outlook. But in the long run, US-China trade tension poses a risk to metal, he says.
AAPL, + 1.64%
Although iPhone revenue has dropped again, stocks are climbing with optimistic gains and holiday forecast. Meanwhile, the swap program is rising.
FBI, + 3.11%
The stock is increasing an income splashes. In his call for earnings, CEO Mark Zuckeberg jumped to the defense of political ads and touched antitrust probes.
The chemical giant DuPont among our earnings on Thursday
GG, + 0.98%,
food processing group Archer Daniels
ADM + 1.23%
and food group Kraft Heinz
CHC, + 10.79%
FCAI, + 4.24%
FCE, + 8.22%
Shares climb, but PSA Peugeot
, UG -12.13%
they announced the merger of the two companies 50/50.
Data, as consumer spending increases, soaring unemployment claims, while the Chicago purchasing managers index is still at the forefront.
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