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7 A-Rated Small-Cap Stocks To Buy

When growth kicks in, small caps come to the fore By all evidence, it looks like the U.S. economy and the global economy are finally recovering — without the aid of central banks at this point. There may be some disagreement about how strong the recoveries are, or whether they’re going to last, but few […]

10 Risky (But Rewarding) Small-Cap Stocks To Buy Now

10 Risky (But Rewarding) Small-Cap Stocks To Buy Now

They may be off-the-radar names, but don’t let their size fool you — their potential growth is huge With the market up 22% up over the course of the past year, led by giants like Amazon.com, Inc.(NASDAQ:AMZN) and Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), investors might fear that a pullback is just around the corner. And maybe one is. If we […]

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Six Small-Cap Points For 2017 And Beyond

Co-CIO Francis Gannon on what worked best in small-cap in 2017 and what investors should be looking at as we enter the post-tax-reform world. 4Q17 Gave Us More of the Same… In 2017’s final quarter, the U.S. markets extended the performance pattern that characterized the first three quarters of the year: Small-cap growth beat value, large-cap beat small-cap, and […]

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5 Small-Cap ETFs That Knock Out The Competition

Small-cap ETFs are the best way to take on extra returns When it comes to investing, small-cap stocks beat large caps as the best ETFs to buy. Small caps have outperformed their larger twins for decades. That’s because many small-cap stocks still have plenty of growth in front of them. After all, it’ll take a lot of a […]

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Advantages Of Trading Small Cap Stocks

Small cap stocks are a company with a market capitalization within the range of $250 million to $ 2 billion. Over the past few decades, small cap stocks have received a lot of negativity. This is attributed to the media focus on the negative side of small cap stocks. Basically, the media has highlighted frequently […]

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5 Giant-Slaying Small-Cap Stocks To Buy

The juice is well worth the squeeze in these small-cap stocks All of the major indices either closed at record highs or broke intraday records last week, and much of the bullishness centered around small-cap stocks. The Russell 2000 small-cap index, for instance, gained 6% in September while the S&P 500 wafted up less than 2%. Small caps are where […]

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3 Small-Cap Stocks To Buy For Explosive Gains This Year

The long-term potential behind these three small-cap stocks outweighs most of their risk Small-cap stocks can be a tempting endeavor. Because of their small market caps and oftentimes low prices, investors are optimistic about their potential. While it’s wrong to buy a stock simply because its share price is low (buying 200 Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT) shares instead […]

How Could Small-Caps Surprise?

How Could Small-Caps Surprise?

Co-CIO Francis Gannon discusses key topics for small-cap investors, including earnings strength, valuations, and the prospects for increased volatility. What is the current state of small-cap stocks? So it’s been a very interesting, I think, first half year in the small-cap market. We’ve seen various highs in the market. We’ve seen pullbacks in the market. The biggest […]

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7 Small-Cap Stocks With Big-League Potential

While the market takes a summer break, small caps are prepping for fall Accelerating growth is usually the sign that small-cap stocks will take the lead in the markets. While we’re seeing some growth in the economy — recent numbers show the economy grew 2.6% in the last quarter — the growth I’m talking about […]

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Small-Cap’s Road Back To Normal

Portfolio Manager Chuck Royce (CR) and Co-CIO Francis Gannon (FG) look at both 2Q17 and the year’s first half and see a consolidating asset class ready to make its next move up. What is your take on small-caps in the first half of 2017? Were you surprised that growth outpaced value? CR Coming into this year, we absolutely […]

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3 ETFs To Buy For Scorching Small-Cap Gains

These ETFs help investors take advantage of developed and emerging markets with small cap stocks At this point in 2017, one of the prominent themes regarding U.S. stocks is the laggard status of small caps. For example, the Russell 2000 Index, one of the most widely used gauges of U.S. small-cap stocks, is up a scant […]