Analysts said investors are increasingly parking their money in small cap stocks
to ride out the relentless volatility and trade war fears battering big caps at the three leading Wall Street indices.
Investors' interest remained largely in small cap stocks
as PIAA, TRG and FFL were the volume leaders, generating 29m in shares traded, cumulatively.
Small cap stocks
contributed 36pc to total turnover.
Petrel deploys a rigorous, deep-dive research process to identify small cap stocks
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Style drift occurs, for example, when a large cap manager drifts into mid cap or small cap stocks
, or when a U.S.
It is also interesting to note that during this period, the riskier, small cap stocks
that have market capitalization of P2 billion or less have historically outperformed the larger cap stocks with an average return of 9.4 percent in 70 percent of the time for the past 10 years.
The week in the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) was characterized by mostly trading in small cap stocks
, volume at time reached as high as 903 million shares, foreign investors were seller throughout the week worth $18.91 million and market sentiment remained affected by political tension between Pakistan and India war and PTI political rally news.
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Among the best, at least when compared to similarly sized small cap stocks
, according to a report by personal finance technology company SmartAsset.
Led by developed European markets, small cap stocks
across a range of global regions have outperformed their large cap counterparts in 2014 as of Jan.
Among the gainers were small cap stocks
such as mortgage company Tamweel and insurance companies Dar Al Takaful and Takaful Emarat.