Newsletter April 2012 – Investing in Technology

The technology sector has been the object of growing media and investor attention over the last year. Apple’s stratospheric rise continued, becoming only the second company to be valued at $600bn and posting record quarterly profits in Q4 of 2011. Although its performance has distorted the S&P 500 Technology Index somewhat, it could soon be joined by another giant, in Facebook. In February the social networking site announced the filing of their long-awaited IPO. Early valuation estimates stretched to $100-120bn, almost four times the level achieved by Google during its IPO, so is social media a smart investment?

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