Meta Platforms (META -2.15%) surprised the world when it announced a partnership with Microsoft (MSFT -1.41%) in VR. But the partnership makes a lot of sense for both companies.

Why is Microsoft now the better stock to buy for the metaverse? Travis Hoium explains in the video below. 

*Stock prices used were end-of-day prices of Oct. 20, 2022. The video was published on Oct. 26, 2022.