10.) Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)

In the second quarter, hedge fund data indicates 114 funds were long on Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX), holding a combined stake value of $8.4 billion.

9.) salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM)

During the second quarter, hedge fund data reveals that 122 funds were long on salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM), with a collective stake value of $7.2 billion.

8.) Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

In the second quarter, data indicates that 135 hedge funds were long on Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), holding a combined stake value of $193.9 billion.

7.)  Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA)

In the second quarter, Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) appeared in the 13F holdings of 139 hedge funds, accumulating a total stake value of $14.7 billion.

6.) Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:UBER)

On September 27, analyst Bernie McTernan from Needham reaffirmed a Buy rating for Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:UBER) and maintained a price target of $60 on the stock.

5.) Visa Inc. (NYSE:V)

On October 18, Dominick Gabriele, an analyst at Oppenheimer, upheld an Outperform rating for Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) and increased the price target from $248 to $252.

4.) Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

J&J: Reliable dividends for 61 years. Stock down 15% in a year; potential buying opportunity.

3.) Chevron Corp. (CVX)

Chevron's challenges sparked a dip. Yet, with shares under 11x earnings and a 4.1% dividend yield, it's appealing for long-term investors amid geopolitical uncertainties.

2.)BlackRock Inc. (BLK)

BlackRock: Down 10% in 2023, now at 16.4 times forward earnings with a 3.3% dividend yield. Appealing in the market downturn

1.)PayPal Holdings Inc. (PYPL)

PayPal's growth: Revenue to reach $30.5B by 2024, expecting double-digit EPS rise this year.