Intel will look to spin-off Mobileye for big money. Here's why.
Most of the rally was driven by the comeback in technology stocks as investors jumped into the sector to tap the beaten down prices.
A couple of stocks you can buy and forget about over the long haul are Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ: ISRG) and Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA). The company's da Vinci systems allow surgeons to operate from a console that lets them make minimally invasive procedures more efficiently. The company released its third-quarter earnings in October, and as of the period ended Sept. 30, there were 6,525 installed da Vinci systems -- an 11% increase from the previous year.