MicroVision, Inc. (NASDAQ:MVIS) has been quietly churning out high tech imaging and laser scanning technology for years. But MVIS stock began to soar last fall on news it was developing a lidar system for the automotive sector.
Between the start of December 2020 and Feb. 16 of this year, MVIS stock rocketed up by more than 920%. After a quick correction, it’s surged several times since, hitting a decade-long high close of $26.44 on April 26.
Best High Tech Stocks To Invest In 2023: XO Group, Inc.(XOXO)
XO Group Inc. provides consumer Internet multiplatform media services to the wedding, pregnancy and parenting, and nesting markets. It operates a network of Websites under various brands, such as The Knot, which offers wedding resources through wedding Website and mobile apps, national and local wedding magazines, and nationally published books; The Bump, a pregnancy and parenting brand that provides personalized information, content, and tools for anyone at any stage of their journey from fertility to pregnancy and parenting through the toddler years; and The Nest, which focuses on young nesters setting up homes and navigating new lives together. The company also offers national online advertising products, including sponsored and brand-integrated content, digital banner advertisements, native banner advertising, and direct e-mail marketing; local online advertising products comprising digital advertisements and direct e-mail marketing; and registry and commerce, a Website that allows couples the opportunity to create, manage, and share multiple retail store registries from a single source. In addition, it publishes The Knot Weddings and The Bump magazines. The company was formerly known as The Knot, Inc. and changed its name to XO Group Inc. in June 2011. XO Group Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Gold has long been viewed as a safe haven investment, and with the S&P 500 index trading near all-time highs it’s understandable if you want to add some to your portfolio. But how do you go about doing that? Gold bullion, gold miners, gold-linked ETFs? Actually, one of the best ways to get precious-metals exposure is with streaming and royalty companies like Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD), Franco-Nevada (NYSE:FNV), and Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE:WPM). Here’s a look at each.
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Stocks to Watch Today: TSLA, NFLX, AAPL, GM
Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is back under pressure after the latest charges by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) against CEO Elon Musk. According to an SEC debate, Musk violated a gag order by failing to seek approval for his tweet on expected production targets for the firm’s electric vehicles. The SEC says Musk’s tweet was a “blatant” violation of an existing settlement agreement. Musk had previously paid a hefty sum and relinquished his role as chair after tweeting he was thinking of taking the company private without filing such plans with the agency. TSLA stocks are off 0.6% on news that the SEC is reportedly seeking contempt of court charges against Musk. The streaming battle between Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is heating up. Netflix CEO Reed Hastings announced that his company would not provide its original films and TV shows on Apple’s newest video service. Apple is expected to unveil its own streaming service to its subscriber base next week. As the streaming wars continue to heat up and the competition grows more intense, some analysts are worried about the long-term viability of Netflix’s platform. Shares of General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) are in focus as ride-sharing giant Lyft prepares to launch its IPO. General Motors owns a significant stake in Lyft, prompting some investors to demand that GM sell its private shares and return what could be worth up to $1.27 billion to GM investors. However, some investors would prefer that GM hold onto its stake ahead of the Lyft IPO for strategic purposes. Look for earnings reports from China Telecom Corp. Ltd.Â (NYSE: CHA), DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW), FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), Franco Nevada Corp. (NYSE: FNV), and Steelcase Inc. (NYSE: SCS).
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