A little bit of the story behind some of the stocks that are being talked about.
Slv stock (slv), the stock of a Dutch telecoms company, is in the news again after its shares fell more than 20% on Thursday.
According to TechCrunch, Slv’s shares were trading at about $16 on Thursday before falling by more than 50% to $12.50.
In the past year, the stock has gained nearly 2,500%, which is the biggest gain for the stock since March.
Ostk stock (ostk), a Swedish food processor, is another popular stock for those looking for a tech-focused stock to hold.
OSTK has been in the spotlight lately as rumors swirl that it was bought by a Chinese company in December.
This article was updated on Wednesday, March 15, 2018 at 10:56 a.m. to include information on how TechCrunch calculated the value of the shares.