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Mid-Cap

Describing a publicly-traded company with medium amount in market capitalization. In general, a mid-cap company has a market capitalization of between $2 billion and $10 billion, but there is no hard-and-fast rule. Some brokerages or exchanges have slightly different definitions of mid-cap. Some indexes track mid-cap companies, as do some exchange traded funds. See also: High-cap, Low-cap.

mid-cap

1. Of or relating to the common stock of a company with a middle level of market capitalization, usually within the range of $2 billion to $10 billion, although the cutoff points are fuzzy on both ends.
2. Of or relating to a mutual fund that holds mostly mid-cap stocks.
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Buying was more perceptible within small and midcap stocks in the bourse, whose capitalisation gained 0.
Following the outperformance of small and midcap stocks, many of these stocks now command a premium valuation, compared to their larger peers," said Miller.
Smallcap and midcap stocks, which in previous sessions had bucked a weak trend, saw a huge sell- off with their indices falling over three per cent each.
Equity MFs, which have exposure to small and midcap stocks, were among the biggest losers.
CHICAGO: Like the middle children they are, midcap stocks are often outshined by their mega-cap brethren.
Valuations are more attractive and opportunities are bigger" in midcap stocks, he said.
It just follows the top 400 Midcap stocks in the S&P 500 index.
Scheme Classification & Objective: The basic objective of Sahara Midcap fund is to achieve long term capital growth at medium level of risks by investing primarily in Midcap stocks.
81 (USD56) on Euronext Paris at close yesterday, after Gilbert Dupont withdrew it from its list of favourite midcap stocks.
A wide range of small cap and midcap stocks came under selling pressure from the outset of trading, following recent strong gains in the market.
After a lacklustre opening to the week, the FTSE 100 pushed higher in afternoon trading, supported by reassuring corporate figures and some take over activity in UK midcap stocks.
Investors mainly scouted for large and midcap stocks in the market, whose capitalisation grew about 1% to QR502.