RBC Capital: 5 Tech Stocks to Buy Before Earnings

Earnings season is here, and the technology sector is entering the spotlight.

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Earnings season is here, and the technology sector is entering the spotlight. Tech stocks will be reporting over the next few weeks, and based on some omens from the first few results, it could be ugly. For instance, Nvidia (NVDA) has thrown up yet another profit warning, citing weakening conditions in China, among other things. And Apple (AAPL) just reported its first decline in both sales and profits for a holiday quarter in the iPhone era.

Every company has the potential to deliver a surprise announcement that catches the market off-guard. The key is identifying the ones likeliest to please Wall Street. So, which tech stocks are primed to outperform this quarter?

Disclaimer

Data is as of Jan. 29, 2019. Stocks are listed in alphabetical order.

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Harriet Lefton
Contributing Writer, Kiplinger.com
Harriet Lefton, originally from the U.K., began her career as a journalist specializing in the niche world of metal markets. She graduated from the University of Cambridge before becoming a qualified U.K. lawyer. Now she has turned her attention to the world of financial blogging, covering U.S. stocks, analysts and all manner of things finance-related.