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Are tech stocks immune to the pandemic?

1 month ago   |   By The Spectator

Older readers might remember that we had a bit of a stock marker crash a couple of months ago. But if you are entirely invested in tech stocks it will have pretty well passed you by. Tech stocks have not only staged a ‘V'-shaped recovery from the nadir of the market on 24th March, many have gone on to set new heights. Amazon, which peaked at $2170 in February was at $2409 earlier this week. Netflix is up from $387 to $454.
Those are businesses which have benefitted especially from lockdown, but even tech businesses which rely on advertising for much of their income - an income stream which...
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