Hot Tech Stocks To Invest In 2019

First do no harm.

That’s a core principle for treating patients. But a promising gene-editing method called CRISPR-Cas9 could potentially harm patients. Two papers published in Nature Medicine on Monday raised concerns that using CRISPR-Cas9 to edit genes could increase the chances that cancer cells develop.

The stocks of CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT), and Intellia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NTLA) plunged on the news. All three of these biotechs
are pioneering development of gene-editing therapies using CRISPR-Cas9.

But should investors panic because of the possibility that CRISPR-Cas9 could cause cancer? Not at all. Here are three reasons why you should remain calm.

1. It’s Still Early
Do initial research findings in the scientific community sometimes prove to be incomplete or even incorrect? Absolutely. It has even happened relatively recently with CRISPR-Cas9.

Hot Tech Stocks To Invest In 2019: Veeva Systems Inc.(VEEV)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Keith Speights]

    It provides cloud-based software to healthcare companies. And it has a track record of strong revenue and earnings growth. Which company is it? Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) is a correct answer. So is athenahealth (NASDAQ:ATHN).  

  • [By Stephan Byrd]

    Point72 Asset Management L.P. reduced its stake in shares of Veeva Systems Inc (NYSE:VEEV) by 88.6% in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 1,600 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 12,400 shares during the quarter. Point72 Asset Management L.P.’s holdings in Veeva Systems were worth $123,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

  • [By Kristine Harjes]

    In this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Healthcare, host Kristine Harjes interviews Matt Wallach, the co-founder and president of cloud computing company Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV). Veeva serves healthcare companies across the board, from fledgling biotechs to massive stalwarts like Johnson & Johnson, and many investors see big potential for sustainable, long-term growth in the future.

  • [By Logan Wallace]

    Veeva Systems Inc (NYSE:VEEV) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the seventeen research firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, eleven have issued a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $80.59.

Hot Tech Stocks To Invest In 2019: Immersion Corporation(IMMR)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Ethan Ryder]

    Immersion Co. (NASDAQ:IMMR) shares fell 24.2% during mid-day trading on Friday following a weaker than expected earnings announcement. The company traded as low as $9.32 and last traded at $10.78. 3,087,328 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 264% from the average session volume of 847,793 shares. The stock had previously closed at $14.23.

  • [By Shane Hupp]

    Shares of Immersion Co. (NASDAQ:IMMR) reached a new 52-week high and low during trading on Friday following a stronger than expected earnings report. The stock traded as low as $13.05 and last traded at $12.34, with a volume of 86458 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $13.21.

  • [By Max Byerly]

    Quadrature Capital Ltd bought a new stake in shares of Immersion Co. (NASDAQ:IMMR) during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 21,114 shares of the software maker’s stock, valued at approximately $252,000.

  • [By Reuben Gregg Brewer, Travis Hoium, and Chuck Saletta]

    Penny stocks are exciting in a get-rich-quick kind of way. But the risks of something going wrong are huge. The penny stock space is replete with scam artists and small, financially weak companies. So we asked three Motley Fool investors to recommend stocks that are established, yet still quite exciting. If you’re considering penny stocks, you might want to step back instead and take a look at Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR), Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd. (NASDAQ:MLCO), and Royal Gold Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD). Each of them opens up a huge opportunity, if you take the time to dig in just a little bit, without the risks that often show up with penny stocks. 

  • [By Ethan Ryder]

    Immersion Co. (NASDAQ:IMMR) major shareholder Senvest Management, Llc sold 177,818 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.93, for a total transaction of $2,832,640.74. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Large shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Hot Tech Stocks To Invest In 2019: Curtiss-Wright Corporation(CW)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Ethan Ryder]

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  • [By Max Byerly]

    Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd raised its holdings in Curtiss-Wright Corp. (NYSE:CW) by 86.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 5,948 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after buying an additional 2,760 shares during the period. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd’s holdings in Curtiss-Wright were worth $708,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

  • [By Stephan Byrd]

    Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio grew its stake in Curtiss-Wright Corp. (NYSE:CW) by 84.1% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 38,994 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after purchasing an additional 17,810 shares during the quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio owned about 0.09% of Curtiss-Wright worth $4,641,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

  • [By Motley Fool Transcribers]

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Hot Tech Stocks To Invest In 2019: ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd.(CCIH)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Stephan Byrd]

    Intersections (NASDAQ:INTX) and ChinaCache International (NASDAQ:CCIH) are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk and dividends.

  • [By Logan Wallace]

    ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ:CCIH) shares saw unusually-high trading volume on Tuesday . Approximately 738,018 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 559% from the previous session’s volume of 112,066 shares.The stock last traded at $1.36 and had previously closed at $1.22.

Hot Tech Stocks To Invest In 2019: Alphabet Inc.(GOOGL)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Daniel Sparks]

    But the iPhone isn’t the only hot new smartphone to look forward to this fall. One smartphone product line that has been gaining traction in recent years is Alphabet’s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) (NASDAQ:GOOG) Google Pixel lineup. With Google launching new versions of its Pixel smartphones for the past two years, the rumored Pixel 3 and the Pixel 3 XL smartphones are widely expected to be released in October.

  • [By Simon Erickson]

    We’ve already gotten comfortable with digital assistants in our everyday lives. Raise your hand if you have an Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Alexa or a Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Home sitting within 20 feet of you right now.

  • [By ]

    So when asked what my favorite stock is, I knew that it had to be one of the 20 stocks that I own right now. While I like all the stocks I own (I would have sold them already if I didn’t), to determine which one I liked the most, I asked myself a simple question: If I could buy only one of those stocks, which one would it be? After thinking about that question, one stock stood out: Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL).

  • [By ]

    Next month, Facebook Inc. (FB) , Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) and other large tech companies will be playing by a new set of rules when it comes to data privacy in Europe.

Hot Tech Stocks To Invest In 2019: GRAVITY Co. Ltd.(GRVY)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    BidaskClub upgraded shares of Gravity (NASDAQ:GRVY) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning.

  • [By Cooper Creagan]

    For example, if you had taken five minutes to set up a Night Trade on Gravity Co. (Nasdaq: GRVY) in October, you could’ve tripled your money, and then some.

  • [By Max Byerly]

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