Will the upward race of technology companies continue? JP Morgan thinks so

August 24, 2020 15:00

Will the upward race of technology companies continue? JP Morgan thinks so

The upward pull of the large technology companies that are listed on the stock market is still having its way in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic. At least this is what analysts at JP Morgan maintain, who confirm their recommendation to maintain investment in a sector that is setting record after record in financial markets.

The coronavirus pandemic, which is affecting every country globally is changing consumer habits, who are now increasingly betting on online commerce. The pandemic has also favoured teleworking, subscriptions to streaming platforms and the purchase of video games. These changes in trend mean that the technology sector is emerging from the crisis stronger and that most of the large investors have taken positions in it.

JP Morgan analysts believe, according to Reuters reports, that unlike the dot-com bubble, this bullish rally has consistent fundamentals, supported by significant gains in the first half of 2020.

In this scenario, traders have several options to take advantage of the trend. One of them is to invest directly in FAANG shares. Another alternative is to invest in a technology ETF. Did you know that with Admiral Markets UK Ltd you can trade the Fidelity MSCI Information Technology Index ETF?

How to trade a technology ETF?

If you are interested in investing in a technology ETF instead of analyzing the stocks of big technology one by one, with Admiral Markets UK Ltd you can invest in the Fidelity MSCI Information Technology Index ETF with these simple steps:

  1. Log in with your trading account or open a new live account.
  2. Open your MetaTrader platform and, in 'Symbols', write Fidelity MSCI Information Technology Index or #FTEC.
  3. Drag the symbol onto the graph.
  4. Click on the right button of the mouse on the chart and in 'Operations' select 'New Order'.
  5. Choose the volume, stop loss, take profit and then confirm the operation.

FTEC daily chart

Source: Admiral Markets MetaTrader 5. #FTEC daily chart. Data range: from April 5, 2019, to August 23, 2020. Prepared on August 23, 2020, at 9:15 am. Keep in mind that past results do not guarantee future returns.


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