Tech stocks just had their worst two-week stretch since the start of the pandemic

Tech stocks just had their worst two-week stretch since the start of the pandemic

- The Nasdaq has dropped more than 5% in consecutive weeks, leaving the tech-heavy index in the red for the third quarter. - Technology stocks rallied to start the quarter, but persistent inflation and cautionary commentary from the Federal Reserve dampened the rally. - Tech companies that had experienced more than a decade of consistent growth are now signaling cutbacks. What started off as a third-quarter rebound has turned into a flop for tech investors. The Nasdaq tumbled 5.1% this …