Technology

Top-Ranked Technology ETFs Soaring to All-Time Highs

The technology sector is booming and at the heart of the current market rally. It has shown strong resilience in one of the worst economic environments that the United States has ever seen.

Most of the strength is being driven by the biggest names in the sector like Facebook FB, Apple AAPL, Amazon AMZN and Microsoft MSFT thanks to the shift in consumer habits to a purely digital world with work, entertainment and shopping from home. In fact, the combined market value of the four companies is now close to $5 trillion, with Apple claiming the top spot at nearly $1.5 trillion. Only Facebook out of the four has a market cap below $1 trillion (read: Take a Bite of the Red-Hot Apple Stock With These Tech ETFs).

These big tech stocks propelled the broader stock market, especially the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index, which has crossed the 10,000 milestone for

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A Look At The Fair Value Of Chanjet Information Technology Company Limited (HKG:1588)

In this article we are going to estimate the intrinsic value of Chanjet Information Technology Company Limited (HKG:1588) by taking the expected future cash flows and discounting them to today’s value. I will use the Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) model. It may sound complicated, but actually it is quite simple!

Companies can be valued in a lot of ways, so we would point out that a DCF is not perfect for every situation. If you want to learn more about discounted cash flow, the rationale behind this calculation can be read in detail in the Simply Wall St analysis model.

View our latest analysis for Chanjet Information Technology

What’s the estimated valuation?

As Chanjet Information Technology operates in the software sector, we need to calculate the intrinsic value slightly differently. In this approach dividends per share (DPS) are used, as free cash flow is difficult to estimate

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Information technology can combat coronavirus, get employees back to work: Salesforce CEO

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During an interview with FOX Business’ Maria Bartiromo on Wednesday, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff said his company is prepared to enter into the “back to work phase” by using information technology to combat the coronavirus outbreak and get the economy back on track.

“We realized when we get back to work, it’s gonna be different than when we left 90 days ago, and that when we come back, we’re going to need ways to really mitigate our interactions with the virus,” Benioff said. “Information technology is one of the ways that we’re going to be mitigating how we interact every day with the virus.”

This week, Salesforce rolled out a set of tools for businesses that are looking to reopen, including contact tracing, worker health checks and shift management. Benioff said the

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Why We’re Not Impressed By NorCom Information Technology GmbH & Co. KGaA’s (ETR:NC5A) 6.9% ROCE

Today we’ll evaluate NorCom Information Technology GmbH & Co. KGaA (ETR:NC5A) to determine whether it could have potential as an investment idea. In particular, we’ll consider its Return On Capital Employed (ROCE), as that can give us insight into how profitably the company is able to employ capital in its business.

First, we’ll go over how we calculate ROCE. Second, we’ll look at its ROCE compared to similar companies. Then we’ll determine how its current liabilities are affecting its ROCE.

What is Return On Capital Employed (ROCE)?

ROCE measures the amount of pre-tax profits a company can generate from the capital employed in its business. Generally speaking a higher ROCE is better. Ultimately, it is a useful but imperfect metric. Author Edwin Whiting says to be careful when comparing the ROCE of different businesses, since ‘No two businesses are exactly alike.

How Do You Calculate Return On Capital

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