(BRQS), (CLSK) – 12 Information Technology Stocks Moving In Wednesday’s After-Market Session

Mabel R. Acton

Gainers

Borqs Technologies (NASDAQ:BRQS) shares increased by 9.36% to $1.52 during Wednesday’s after-market session. This security traded at a volume of 3.9 million shares come close, making up 118.35% of its average volume over the last 100 days. The company’s market cap stands at $67.1 million.

Lightspeed POS (NYSE:LSPD) shares rose 5.39% to $78.69. Lightspeed POS’s trading volume hit 9.9K shares by close, accounting for 2.73% of its average volume over the last 100 days. The market value of their outstanding shares is at $9.2 billion.

Zendesk (NYSE:ZEN) stock moved upwards by 4.4% to $153.49. Today’s trading volume for this

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) – 10 Information Technology Stocks Showing Unusual Options Activity In Today’s Session

Mabel R. Acton

This unusual options alert can help traders track potentially big trading opportunities. Traders often look for circumstances when the market estimation of an option diverges away from its normal worth. Unusual trading activity could push option prices to hyperbolic or underperforming levels.

Below are some instances of unusual options activity happening in the Information Technology sector:

Symbol PUT/CALL Trade Type Sentiment Exp. Date Strike Price Total Trade Price Open Interest Volume
BB CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/29/21 $25.00 $31.2K 4.9K 92.3K
AAPL CALL SWEEP BULLISH 01/29/21 $140.00 $219.2K 76.1K 90.9K
NOK CALL TRADE BULLISH 01/21/22 $10.00 $37.0K 232.0K 53.2K
NNDM CALL
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Tech jobs soar as overall US job market dips

Mabel R. Acton

US employers added an estimated 391,000 IT jobs last month, following both gains and losses in the sector in recent months, IT trade group CompTIA Inc. reported Friday.

The unemployment rate for technology jobs held roughly steady at 3%—the same level as a year ago—compared with a 6.7% overall unemployment rate.

Companies in all sectors cut 140,000 jobs in December, ending seven months of job growth in the wake of a sharp contraction in March and April, the Labor Department reported Friday.

Within the technology sector, employers last month added 22,200 jobs, after cutting 8,600 in November, including technology workers,

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Pandemic creates chances for information technology – Opinion

Mabel R. Acton
A resident scans a QR code of a mini-program to report health information in Beijing, March 10, 2020. [Photo/Xinhua]

The prevention and control of the COVID-19 in China is not only a battle in health and sanitation, but also a great challenge to science and technology.
Just as President Xi Jinping said, “Whether large-scale nucleic acid testing, data tracking and health code identification, or multilevel and differentiated epidemic prevention and control, and the orderly resumption of work and production, they are all our efforts to honor and promote the spirit of science and provide strong scientific and technological support for

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