These top techs belong in your portfolio

COVID-19 has prompted many businesses to cut costs, including on new computer hardware and software purchases. However, investors can expect orders for IBM and Cisco to pick up later this year as their products help clients keep operating during disruptions like the pandemic.

Q: Pat, with so many businesses and consumers increasingly vulnerable to hackers, what do you think about investing in the First Trust Nasdaq Cybersecurity ETF? Thanks.

A: The First Trust Nasdaq Cybersecurity ETF, $22.81, symbol CIBR on Nasdaq (Units outstanding: 46.3 million; Market cap: $1.1 billion;, gives you direct exposure to companies in the cybersecurity industry. Their products and services help protect the integrity of data in private and public… Read More