Some of our prior best-company picks are still powerhouses. Others have floundered.
Many sectors have been damaged in the train wreck of this year’s stock market. But few have been as hard hit as the stocks of financial technology (fintech) companies. These are companies using new technologies to compete with traditional banks and other financial institutions. Think payment apps, online lenders and digital exchanges. Most fintech companies are using artificial intelligence, blockchain, cloud computing, and big data to deliver financial services to consumers. While the technolog