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High-tech frenzy explained

Industry experts are defending the recent rollercoaster ride of technology shares.


The widely-reported surge in private investor interest in high-technology stocks in December was followed in the new year with news of cash flowing back into more traditional low-risk sectors.


Experts are challenging the apparent knee-jerk reaction claiming investors were picking up shares at lower prices rather than loosing their cool.


A Charles Schwab spokesperson says: “The frenzy seems to have tailed off but people are not panicking.”


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