Top 20 trades in US stocks by Sharesight users – January 2024

by Stephanie Stefanovic, Content Manager, Sharesight | Jan 28th 2024

Welcome to the January 2024 edition of Sharesight’s monthly USA trading snapshot, where we look at Sharesight users’ top 20 trades in US stocks on the Nasdaq, NYSE and NYSE American market (AMEX) over the month.

In this snapshot, buy and sell trades were led by Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA), which saw its share price plummet following a disappointing Q4 earnings report. The top trades were followed by Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), which started 2024 in a rare decline not seen since 1982. It was a tech-dominated month overall, with 13 of the top 20 stocks belonging to the tech, EV, semiconductor, aerospace and e-commerce sectors.

Top 20 US stock trades January 2024

Top 20 US monthly Jan24

Let’s look at the news behind some of the key stocks in this month’s snapshot:


  • Tesla shares drop amid Red sea delays, growing labour costs and price cuts
  • Chinese rival BYD overtakes Tesla’s EV sales in Q4 2023
  • Share price drops as Tesla’s Q4 revenue and earnings miss expectations


  • Apple shares plummet following broker downgrades linked to iPhone sales concerns
  • Share price jumps on BoA upgrade citing likely AI boost for iPhones
  • Apple shares start the year in rare decline


Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT)

Realty Income (NYSE: O)



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