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Tech Trends To Watch In 2008

First Posted: 03/28/08 03:45 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 01:20 PM ET

Tech Stocks

TheStreet.com:

Fact: Over the last 12 months, TheStreet.com's Internet index of 21 leading technology stocks has risen 16%, significantly outperforming the 4% appreciation for the Dow Jones Total Market Index.

Fact: The three hottest stocks in this Internet index have been: Amazon, up 146%, Research In Motion, up 141%, and VeriSign, up 56% for the last 12 months.

Fact: Believe it or not -- Internet stocks can decrease in price. The three worst performing stocks in the index, Monster, Avocent and Interactive, actually lost 23% of their value during the same period.

What explains the difference?

Read the whole story: TheStreet.com

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Filed by Michelle Kung  |