‘Moonshot Tech’: 7 Emerging Technologies To Watch

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Stay ahead of the curve by learning about these emerging technologies.

Keep an eye on these emerging “moonshot” technologies.

Since the dot-com bubble of the early 2000s, new, complicated and often incomprehensible technologies have rapidly emerged and firmly rooted themselves in everyday life, like one-click online shopping, Facebook friends, and fully electric, self-driving vehicles. Today, technological transformation progresses faster than humans can comprehend, and investors should take note. Since the 1990s, more than $56 trillion in new wealth has been created through equity markets, but only 1.5% of companies account for that wealth creation, many of them fabled technological disruptors like Microsoft Corp. (ticker: MSFT), Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc. (FB) and Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN). What’s the next major trend? A recent report from Bank of America Global Research recommends that investors place these seven “moonshot” technologies on their radar, ranging from the inevitable to the seemingly impossible.

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This article originally appeared at U.S. News & World Report.