Stock-market investors must heed this sea change in attitudes toward Big Tech

MarketWatch | May 23, 2019 at 12:02 PM
  • Not too long ago, Americans worshipped Silicon Valley, technology companies, and their brilliant, driven founders.
  • Zuckerberg, trying to fend off the worst, has even invited the federal government to regulate his company more closely.
  • Amazon, for which the New York brouhaha was like a loose thread on Jeff Bezos’ shoulder, has soared 92% and, irony of ironies, Microsoft, whose big antitrust action concluded in 2001, has gained 87% during that time, also excluding dividends.