have historically underperformed during the first half of a recession, while they have outperformed over the second half of a recession.
are forced to rely on bank debt, including short-term loans with less favorable rates than the prime lending rates available to large companies.
In its first month, Small Cap
Directory welcomed over 6,000 investors.
McQuiddy says because of the historical five to eight year life span of small cap
cycles and other contributing factors, he believes this up cycle which started in fall of 1990, could go on for another three to four years.
We really like the opportunities in the small cap
stock market," said William McKinley, President of Investing Systems.
Cotner predicts that several major factors, including the possibility of further easing by the Federal Reserve and a slower-than- expected economic recovery, will help small cap
stocks provide investors with continued strong returns in 1992.
For Middle Boomers (1952-1958), small caps
were also third most popular, with 12.
Our goal for this annual survey is to identify what the investment community anticipates in small cap
market activity in 2005, including growth in industry segments and investment banking, and to conduct year-over-year comparisons in market sentiment," said Chet Paulson, chairman and founder of Paulson Investment Company.
The Wall Street Transcript's September 20-21st Small Cap
Conference is designed to address crucial questions regarding investing in small cap
companies; the most appropriate investing strategies and, in many cases, where experts are investing their money.
This year's 19% gap in favor of small caps
falls just short of the record 20.
com) is pleased to announce that an interview with President Ken Chua is featured in the December edition of The AOL Small Cap
In fact, despite the vagaries of the market, opportunities abound in small cap
, technology and even value stocks.