XLK : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Reduce Your Allocation To Small Cap U.S Stock ETFs

    September 23, 2014
    The Wall Street media may celebrate the 35% intra-day jump in Alibaba shares. They may tout the record highs in the Dow and ...
  2. The technology consumer discretionary (cyclical) sectors were the top performers last week.

    Technology and Cyclicals Back on Top...For Now.

    May 5, 2014
    The technology consumer discretionary (cyclical) sectors were the top performers last week as the S&P 500 rallied back ...
  3. Historically, the technology sector hasn’t been known for its dividend prowess. However, that is rapidly changing. For investors, the sector offers some of the best and quickest growing yields around.

    Look To Tech For Big Dividend Potential

    March 18, 2014
    Historically, the technology sector hasn’t been known for its dividend prowess. However, that is rapidly changing. For investors, ...
  4. Sectors and Stocks to Watch This Week

    March 3, 2014
    Very strong coming into this week, these are sectors and stocks to keep an eye on.
  5. Technology Select Sector SPDR solidly created a new high at $36.05 last week, clearing the former mark of $35.76.

    Technology And Healthcare Stocks To Watch

    January 20, 2014
    Two sectors continue to dominate, and these stocks within them are still seeing exception returns.
  6. Utilities sector looks to outperform as it breaks above resistance.

    Sector Strength Scenarios For A Consolidating Market

    December 9, 2013
    With the market in a possible consolidation, a break higher or lower could occur this week. Here are sectors to watch in ...
  7. Bullish chart of AAPL with solid support level near $515.

    The State Of The Tech Titans

    December 4, 2013
    The Technology sector has been a top performer and the only one holding out for a gain over the last week. Here's the outlook ...
  8. The Technology sector has narrowed its recent performance gap relative to the S&P 500. Over the last year, the Technology Select Sector SPDR (ARCA:XLK) has under-performed the S&P 500 SPDR (ARCA:SPY), but the shortened trading week of November 25 changed that.

    Technology Sector Making A Comeback

    December 2, 2013
    Technical evidence indicates the uptrend remains strong. Here's the outlook for top performing sectors, along with stocks ...
  9. Fidelity Rolls Out 10 Sector ETFs (FDIS, FSTA, FENY)

    October 25, 2013
    Wall Street was in for a mixed bag of earnings this week, with several bellwethers reporting third quarter results. 3M (MMM) ...
  10. For those investors looking at the long term, ignore the taper talk and focus on dividends.

    Dividend Stocks Still Matter

    October 24, 2013
    For those investors looking at the long term, ignore the taper talk and focus on dividends. The pay-outs from equities have ...
  11. How To Invest In 2013′s Breakthrough Technologies

    October 14, 2013
    For Wall Street, the technology sector has been one of the most rewarding–yet frustrating–industries to invest ...
  12. How To Invest In 2013′s Breakthrough Technologies

    October 14, 2013
    For Wall Street, the technology sector has been one of the most rewarding–yet frustrating–industries to invest ...
  13. Bullish chart of the XLY suggests that the consumer is stronger than many give credit.

    Sectors and Stocks To Watch This Week

    September 30, 2013
    Sector ETFs and stocks to watch in the upcoming week.
  14. An Interesting Year For Tech ETFs

    September 4, 2013
    On the surface, it would appear to be a disappointing year for technology sector ETFs. The Technology Select Sector SPDR ...
  15. What an Apple/China Mobile Deal Would Mean for ETFs

    August 19, 2013
    Apple has long been one of the most talked about securities on the market, as its meteoric rise took the investing world ...
  16. CalPERS Desperately Needs to Embrace ETFs

    July 17, 2013
    The investment community seems to be aflutter over the fact that the California Public Employees' Retirement System ...
  17. The Biggest Electronics Show, Google Gets A Slap On The Wrist ...

    January 8, 2013
    For investors, the tech sector is off with a bang.
  18. Sector Relativity - Cook`s Kitchen

    January 7, 2013
    As the economy rolls through its much-anticipated waves of expansion and contraction, portfolio managers tend to rotate money ...
  19. A Plethora Of Apple News, Yahoo Strikes Gold and Netflix Gets ...

    December 12, 2012
    Here's what's been happening in the tech sector this week.
  20. The Most Tradable Stock In Each Sector SPDR ETF

    December 11, 2012
    Sector ETFs give you a convenient way to monitor, analyze and trade different sectors of the economy. When the overall stock ...
  21. The 5 Most Important Chart Patterns For ETF Traders

    December 5, 2012
    Chart patterns are a very useful tool because they occur regularly—providing you with lots of trade candidates—and also provide ...
  22. Consumers Love Ecommerce, News Crop Shuts Down And Your Weekly ...

    December 4, 2012
    With December finally here, the technology sector continues to be strong in the face of the looming cliff.
  23. Jim Rogers is Betting Against this Entire Sector, Should You ...

    November 20, 2012
    Billionaire investor Jim Rogers may be most famous for calling the bottom of the commodities market and buying in 1999, just ...
  24. The Upcoming Technology Events You Should Know This Week

    October 12, 2012
    Earning's season is just getting started with some of tech's heavyweights beginning to report.
  25. Sector EER: Downward Trend Reverses - Cook`s Kitchen

    October 5, 2012
    As we head into the thick of earnings season over the next few weeks, it's a good time to look at what's going on with Earnings ...
  26. The Week Ahead: What Do Sectors Say About the Economy

    September 29, 2012
    Troubling technical signals appear to be confirmed by recent movements in key sectors, driving up the possibility of a deeper ...
  27. Inside the Top Zacks ETF Ranked Technology Fund - ETF News And ...

    September 21, 2012
    Technology is the most powerful industry influencing the overall health of the U.S. economy. The ongoing boom in this important ...
  28. Apple Vs. Samsung: Q&A With Scott Freeze

    August 24, 2012
    Consumer electronics giants Apple and Samsung have stolen the tech-sector headlines as the two behemoths have been waging ...
  29. Huntington Launches Sector Rotation ETF (HUSE)

    July 30, 2012
    Huntington, fresh off its initial foray into the ETF industry in June, has doubled the size of its lineup with the launch ...
  30. Portfolio Pruning 101

    July 27, 2012
    MoneyShow's Tom Aspray takes an in-depth look at his successful Charts in Play Portfolio, as he looks to take profits on ...
  31. Undiscovered Tech Play

    June 8, 2012
    When it comes to technology ETFs, the PowerShares QQQ (NASDAQ: QQQ), the Technology Select Sector SPDR (NYSE: XLK) and a ...
  32. 3 Obvious High-Probability Trades

    March 31, 2012
    Basic sector rotation themes can be used to uncover the strongest stocks and sectors for long trades, as well as the weakest ...
  33. Big Value In Old Tech Titans

    March 22, 2012
    Mainline large-cap tech is as cheap as it can be. For investors, that could be a huge opportunity.
  34. The Week Ahead: Individual Investors Not Buying

    March 3, 2012
    There’s lots of cash on the sidelines of this aging rally, but investors should not get caught up in the hype. Instead, stay ...
  35. Choosing Technology ETFs

    February 3, 2012
    We analyze several different technology ETFs.
  36. Should Retirees Avoid ETFs?

    July 20, 2011
    For many investors, exchange traded funds are a new investment tool…and it’s uncertain whether they make any sense for conservative, ...
  37. Sweet Summer Sectors

    June 26, 2011
    Health care, consumer staples, and utilities have led the market this quarter, and another sector is now emerging as a strong ...
  38. 3 Tech Stocks With Momentum Heading Into 2011

    January 5, 2011
    Playing on these stocks' momentum could end up being a very profitable venture for tech investors.
  39. Smartphone Revolution: There's An ETF For That

    November 4, 2010
    As these devices continue to become the standard choice with regards mobile phones, companies all along the value chain will ...
  40. A Stock Trader's Look At Sector ETFs

    October 27, 2010
    A Stock Trader's Look At Sector ETFs
  41. High Tech Dividends

    March 18, 2010
    After a banner year in 2009, many tech investors are worried about their holdings. Instead of selling, investors should take ...
  42. Tech's 10-Year Turnaround

    March 15, 2010
    Tech has went from an overvalued bubble to one of the most undervalued sectors in the last ten years.
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