Tag "small caps"

Amidst Oil Boom, Solaris (SOI) is an Attractive Small Cap Stock

Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure (SOI) Stock Research & Outlook Solaris is a $900M maker of mobile proppant management systems and provider of real-time inventory management solutions serving the oil & natural gas industries. The company facilitates increased per well proppant consumption levels with innovative solutions and has a 15% market share…

R1 (RCM) an Attractive Small Cap Growth Story

R1 (RCM) Stock Research R1 is a leading provider of revenue cycle services and physician advisory services to healthcare providers. It is targeting a large Acute & Physician RCM market of $100B and forecasting $1.25B in revenues by 2020 from $450M in 2017 and expecting EBITDA to jump to $250M…

Russell 2000 Outlook: Bulls Should Be Back Soon

With vastly increased volatility and some precipitous down days, equity indices have been giving some investors heartburn. For the Elliott wave trader, that volatility can mean opportunity. We believe the major U.S. equity indices are nearly finished with a fourth wave correction, and that prices should climb up to new…

Stock Market Weekend Update: Near-Term Concerns Bubble Up

The market has been very strong to start 2018 but there are a few near-term concerns bubbling up. Investor sentiment has become overheated, the broader stock market is overbought, and the Russell 2000 and small cap stocks are still lagging. Key Takeaways: Small-caps are trending higher and making new highs,…

Russell 2000 Spotlight: Small Cap Stocks Outperforming

The Russell 2000 and small (and micro) cap stocks have been outperforming of late. This pick up in near-term strength bodes well for small caps over the coming week, but it should be noted that the broader indices like the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average are nearing exhaustion….

10 Small Cap Stocks Catching My Eye Into 2018

The Russell 2000 (IWM) has lagged to start the new year but it’s pressing up against the 155 price level in a tape that feels “risk-on.” This could lead to a big breakout and another chance to provide leadership to this bull market. In browsing charts this weekend I found…

Small Cap Stocks: Time To Get Your Rally Caps On?

Small cap stocks tend to offer a bit more risk and reward. That equates to higher beta, which in turn tends to mean stronger returns when the broader market is healthy, and weaker returns when the broader market is in the doldrums. So where are we now?  Likely at an…

Will Small Cap Stocks Take The Broader Market Down?

It’s been a good year for investors thus far in 2017.  The S&P 500 Index is up nearly 10 percent and the Nasdaq Composite is up almost 20%. But, if one digs a bit deeper, they’ll notice the glaring underperformance of small cap stocks (i.e. Russell 2000) vs large cap…

Are Small Cap Stocks Due for a (Relative Strength) Rally?

With the Fed rate hike now in the rearview mirror, traders still appear unsettled by the relative calm in the equity markets, marked by compressed daily trading ranges and intraday reversals. Rather than attempt to predict the direction of the equity markets over the next several weeks, we’d prefer to…