The Dow is in the red on the year, but the Russell 2000 index is up more than 8%. That’s a bullish indicator for all stocks, but it’s especially bullish for small-cap stocks.
And we’ve got two of the best small-cap stocks you can buy right now to take advantage of this tailwind…
You see, there are all sorts of ways to analyze the stock market, from looking....More>>>
Small cap police body cam stockDigital Ally, Inc (NASDAQ: DGLY) reported Q1 2017 earnings before the market opened today. Total Q1 revenue increased 19% to approximately $5.2 million primarily due to the large commercial order received in the first quarter 2017 from AMR for DVM-250 event recorders with FleetVU and asset tracking service. The AMR contract was for 1,550 DVM-250 systems as well as....More>>>
Troubled small cap department store stock J.C. Penney Company, Inc (NYSE: JCP) reportedQ1 2017 earnings before the market opened this morning. Earnings will be closely analyzed as J.C. Penney Company would be the 10th most shorted stock on the NYSE withelevated short interest of 38.26%according to Highshortinterest.comas the turnaround effortgrinds on.
Q1 net sales were $2.7 billion versus....More>>>
Small cap diabetes stock MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ: MNKD) reportedQ1 2017 earnings after the Thursday market close.The Companysnovel rapid-acting inhaled insulin therapy Afrezza has generally been a disappointment for investors with the stock havingelevated short interest of 38.86% according to Highshortinterest.com.
Q1 total net revenues were$3.0 million and was comprised of $1.8 million....More>>>
Small-cap stocks have been a reliable way for investors to outperform the S&P 500 for a long time.
In the last 17 years the iShares Core S&P Small Cap (NYSEARCA:IJR) has gained 335%. That’s more than a 300% premium to the 74% return of the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) over the same period.
This huge discrepancy is shown below.
However, over the last three....More>>>
There doesn’t seem to be much that’s spooking investors these days. Ever-rising geopolitical tensions loom over a roiling White House and stymied Congress. Yet, the markets remain eerily calm. Volatility continues to be low and consumer sentiment is high. The market is widely considered to be pricey, but the extended bull market seems to be keeping investors pretty upbeat.
Yesterday, small cap Chinese broadband stockUTStarcom Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: UTSI) rose 29.02% and is still rising in after hours / premarket trading 5.32%, but now the stock is starting to look overbought on the technical charts:
Small cap UTStarcom is a global telecom infrastructure provider dedicated to developing technology that will serve the rapidly growing demand for bandwidth from....More>>>
Yesterday, our Under the Radar Movers newsletter suggested small cap agricultural biotechnology Arcadia Biosciences (NASDAQ: RKDA) as a short/bearish trade:
Arcadia Biosciences is just a straight-forward bearish momentum trade, and the chart speaks for itself. The clincher is the fact that the selling volume is surging today. You only have to go back to April and May to see what can happen....More>>>
On Thursday, our Under the Radar Movers newsletter suggested going long on small cap asset management services stock Institutional Financial Markets (NYSEMKT: IFMI):
We think we’re catching Institutional Financial Markets right at the onset of a wave of bullishness; our clues are….”
….IFMI is a trade we’re taking on as a short-term position, but would....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report for small cap dieting stock Weight Watchers International, Inc (NYSE: WTW) is scheduled for after the market closes on Tuesday (February 28th); but despite how widespread obesity is, small cap dieting stocks have generally caused investor portfolios to loose weight.In early January though, shares gained weight when U.S. News & World Report ranked the diet as #1 in....More>>>