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A popular tech ETF jumped to a record Thursday. Here are the stocks driving the gains

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The Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund hit a new record high on Thursday, continuing a strong start to the year for the popular exchanged traded fund.

The fund was up about 5.5% year to date as of 2:30 p.m. ET Thursday, and more than 10 of its components had gains greater than 15%.