Tech stocks have been going like gangbusters in 2012. The clearest indicator of this success is the technology-focused Nasdaq index eclipsing the 3,000 mark for the first time since the dot-com bubble. The benchmark has added almost 20% in the past three months or so.
Some big-name tech stocks have done even better — such as Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), which is up 50% in 90 days.
But will the momentum in tech last, or is it time to do some spring cleaning to your portfolio?
A look at tech stocks reveals that the landscape of the sector is extremely varied. That means some stocks bumping up against Y2K highs should definitely be pared back — and investors who want to continue to focus on technology need to be more selective.
Here are two techs to buy this April and three more you should consider selling before they flop: