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Name: NASDAQ

Description: Nasdaq is famous for its tech companies like Apple and Microsoft. It has a near-monopoly on tech listing (IPOs) and investors often flock to Nasdaq to buy the newest tech companies. In recent years, however, Big Tech outperformed those smaller rivals. Top 8 tech stocks has market caps now totalling more than $11 trillions. This relative outperformance remains intact. Thus Nasdaq 100 is preferred over Nasdaq Composite.

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Cyclical bull trend remains intact with a few mega-caps near/at all-time highs (eg MSFT)

Pros

  • Exposure to major tech companies
  • Global earnings stream
  • Attracts major investors

Cons

  • Vulnerable to boom-bust cycles
  • Mega caps dominate
  • Many loss-making young companies
  • Outlook
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NASDAQ Price Chart

NASDAQ Relative Performance

IndexPrice1M % Change6 M % Change1 Y% ChangeYTD % ChangeOur Rating
DJIA (US30)36,245.506.306.449.389.38
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S&P 5004,594.635.244.6920.1520.15
(4)
NASDAQ15,997.585.566.1547.2747.27
(4)
FTSE 1007,529.351.50-0.78-0.33-0.33
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CAC 407,346.154.740.4411.4011.40
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DAX 4016,397.528.331.2116.5516.55
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Euro Stoxx4,418.516.251.2914.5914.59
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Nikkei 22533,431.513.590.1330.0030.00
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Hang Seng16,830.30-4.75-14.16-16.46-16.46
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