Editor's Note

Analysts keep telling us humans will be out of work by 2025. As fast as the manufacturing sector is being taken over by robots, that could be true for a lot of workers.



NEW BULLISH Plays

BOTZ - Global X Robotics AI - Company Profile

The investment seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Indxx Global Robotics & Artificial Intelligence Thematic Index. The fund invests at least 80% of its total assets in the securities of the underlying index. The underlying index is designed to provide exposure to exchange-listed companies in developed markets that are involved in the development of robotics and/or artificial intelligence as defined by Indxx, the provider of the underlying index. The fund is non-diversified. Company description from FinViz.com.

Robots of every description are taking over the manufacturing sector, service sector, etc. Drones are automated. Autos are becoming autonomous.

Even more important to this ETF is the sudden arrival of Artificial Intelligence or AI. That is the buzzword for everything. Everybody is trying to get into the AI business.

This ETF took off last January and while there have been several mild hiccups along the way, the chart is nearly vertical as investors become aware of it.

I am going to lag back on the stop loss because this could be a long-term position.

Buy BOTZ shares, currently $22.14, initial stop loss $20.85.
Alternate position: Buy Mar $23 call, currently 80 cents. No stop loss.



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