The Dow's lack of exposure to the Magnificent Seven tech stocks has put it behind the S&P 500 in 2023.
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None of these five had a better 2023 than Meta, whose stock rose around 170% in 2023. Meta Platforms is made up of two business segments: Family of Apps and Reality Labs. Its former name, Facebook, was a clear indicator of what the company was, although it also had other social media platforms like Instagram, WhatsApp, Messenger, and Threads.