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Can Small-Caps Resume Their Rocket Ride?

Though the “Trump bump” helped, the year-old winning streak in smaller stocks owes far more to the spirited US economy. This rally has firepower, but we’d be choosy in riding the next leg higher. US small-caps have been on a tear for the past year. The small- and mid-cap Russell 2500 Index rocketed 17.6% in […]

7 Utility Stocks That Will Crack Your Nest Egg

7 Utility Stocks That Will Crack Your Nest Egg

Don’t expect these stocks to nurture your portfolio Utility stocks are essentially stocks that are in the business of providing electricity and other sources of power to consumer, commercial and industrial clients. It also includes delivering water to these same clients. Basically, the trade off for traditional utilities is that they get a competitive moat […]

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3 Undervalued Stocks On The Verge Of A Breakout

Buying shares at these prices might look like a gift in six month’s time. With multiple catalysts to fuel share price growth on the horizon and a lot of good news not yet baked into the share price, now is a great time to get in.  The fairy tale story for biotech investors is buying […]

Undervalued Goldfield Corp, Well Positioned For Continued Growth

Undervalued Goldfield Corp, Well Positioned For Continued Growth

One of the cheapest stocks in our Acquirer’s Multiple, Small & Micro Cap – Stock Screener is Goldfield Corp (NYSEMKT:GV). With a market cap around $136 million, few investors have ever heard of this great little micro-cap. Goldfield Corporation (Goldfield), is a leading provider of electrical construction and maintenance services in the energy infrastructure industry primarily in […]

Three Brazen Insiders Buying Their Own 10%+ Yields

Three Brazen Insiders Buying Their Own 10%+ Yields

There’s been a mini-wave of insider buying in the BDC (business development company) sector. This is worthy of our attention for three reasons: These firms pay fat 10%+ yields, Their stocks are trading far below book value, and The buyers are all founders who know exactly where their corporate bodies are buried. So do they […]

7 Small-Cap Stocks That Serve Up Big Dividends

7 Small-Cap Stocks That Serve Up Big Dividends

Small-cap stocks aren’t known for their generous dividends — usually Small-cap stocks are synonymous with growth — or at least the potential for growth. What they aren’t traditionally known for is paying dividends. Most small-cap stocks are relative startups that are not yet profitable. Others pour what money they make into growing the business, so […]

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Concerned About Interest Rate Risk? Consider Small-Caps

Senior Investment Strategist Steve Lipper looks at the correlation of small-cap stock performance with rising interest rates. How might rising rates affect small-caps? There’s a surprising aspect to small-cap stocks that many investors aren’t aware of. And that’s that it has lower interest rate sensitivity than large-caps. Actually, if you measure it, and you look […]

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7 Small-Cap Tech Stocks On The Cutting Edge

If you’re looking for the hottest growth track in tech, think small Continued good news about the economy is starting to thaw parts of the market that have been quietly chugging along in recent years — especially in small-cap tech. For most of these stocks, the recovery began from rock-bottom levels last year. But as […]

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3 Small Biotech Moonshots To Add To Your Portfolio

As the biotech sector heats up more in 2017, small stocks like the three in this article have already turned in some stellar performances. With the entire sector gaining steam, there’s still plenty of upside left. Bret Jensen recommends adding these three stocks to the portfolio.  Sentiment on the biotech sector early in 2017 sure has […]

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Paper Trading: Seven Benefits To Practicing Buying Stocks

Scared to pull the trigger on that first stock purchase? Looking for a way to start practicing before you put your actual, hard-earned money on the line? Buying stocks by paper trading might be one of the best ways to start learning how the process works. It also gives you a means to practice your […]

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3 Biotech Stock Beneficiaries Of A Streamlined FDA

With lower approval wait times and decreased regulations on the horizon, long-term investing opportunities in the biotech sector haven’t looked this great in over two years. Take a look at these three stocks in particular as they will reap the most reward from a streamlined FDA.  After an approximate gain of 10% in February, the […]