Tech companies make up 25 per cent of stock market

For the first time since the dotcom bubble burst in the early 2000s, technology companies make up one quarter of the stock market. 

Technology had its best performing year in 2017, allowing it to climb to 25.1 per cent of the S&P 500 as of Tuesday. 

A representative from Bespoke Investment Group told CNBC that 'it bears watching for sure'.

For the first time since the dotcom bubble burst in the early 2000s, technology companies make up one quarter of the stock market

For the first time since the dotcom bubble burst in the early 2000s, technology companies make up one quarter of the stock market

Technology had its best performing year in 2017, allowing it to climb to 25.1 per cent of the S&P 500 as of Tuesday

Technology had its best performing year in 2017, allowing it to climb to 25.1 per cent of the S&P 500 as of Tuesday

But, 'a weighting of 25%+ is ... nothing to sneeze at,' the group added.  

According to CNBC, tech is also up 8.4 per cent in 2018 and has skyrocketed 35.7 per cent over the past year. 

Nvidia and Micron were two of the best-performing stocks in the sector over the last year.

Both Nvidia and Micron were

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