In search of small-cap winners

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

What are we looking for?

U.S.-listed small-cap stocks that look poised to outperform. Over the long term, small-cap stocks should outperform their large-cap counterparts since investors demand a higher level of return to justify the higher risk that goes along with owning small caps. However, over the past five years, large-cap stocks making up the S&P 500 have had a nearly identical performance to the small-cap constituents of the Russell 2000 index.

In the past 12 months, small-cap stocks seem to have finally found their footing, delivering a... read the full article here.