Can Small Caps Continue To Outperform?

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From Invesco: Small caps have materially outperformed large caps in 2018, with the S&P SmallCap 600 Index outpacing the S&P 500 Index 7.80% to 2.58% between Dec. 29, 2017, and May 25, 2018.1 Below, I highlight the drivers of small-cap returns this year, and why I believe the trend could continue.
NYSE:IWM June 11, 2018 6:18am

Russell 2000 Is Leading The Charge Higher (IWM)

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From Chris Vermeulen: While the US majors continue to push higher through recent price rotation levels, the IWM (Russell 2000 ETF) is showing investors where strength lies in the markets.  
NYSE:IWM June 6, 2018 6:07am

These ETFs Can Combat A Strengthening U.S. Dollar (DES)

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From WisdomTree: Movement in the U.S. dollar can be a headwind or a tailwind for earnings of U.S.-based companies. A company's sensitivity depends proportionately on how much business it conducts internationally.
NYSE:DES June 3, 2018 8:25am

Small Caps Face An Important Test Here (IWM)

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Technical analyst Chris Kimble examines the recent performance of small cap stocks and finds evidence of a renewed rally.
NYSE:IWM May 31, 2018 6:27am

How To Avoid Leverage Risks In Small Caps (EES)

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From WisdomTree: A relative bright spot amid a challenging start to 2018 for U.S. equities has been the performance of small caps: The Russell 2000 Index's 4.65% return is an advantage of more than 180 basis points (bps)over the 2.82% return of the S&P 500 Index.1 
NYSE:EES May 20, 2018 7:32am

More Gains Coming For Small Caps After Hitting New Highs? (IWM)

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Technical analyst Chris Kimble sees potential for further upside in small caps, which just hit new all-time highs.
NYSE:IWM May 19, 2018 7:25am

Don’t Sell In May — Buy These ETFs Instead (IWM)

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From Zacks: As the broader market steps into the fifth month every year, the old adage - "sell in May and go away" - comes to the forefront. The proverb is ingrained in the S&P 500's awful historical run for the May-to-October period.
NYSE:IWM May 18, 2018 6:09am

Strong Small Cap Rally Could Add Another 10% Or More (IWM)

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From Chris Kimble: Year to date, Micro (IWC) and Small Caps (IWM) are acting stronger than large caps.
NYSE:IWM May 15, 2018 6:11am

Small Caps Remain Above Important Technical Support (IWM)

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Technical analyst Chris Kimble examines the charts of several major U.S. indexes and finds plenty of support to keep stocks afloat.
NYSE:IWM April 11, 2018 5:38am

Why Small-Cap Put Writing Indexes Make Sense (RPUT)

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From WisdomTree: Volatility is often a big concern for investors when allocating to risky assets such as small-cap equities. I recently demonstrated how investors can mitigate risk in their small-cap allocations by utilizing strategiessuch as the WisdomTree CBOE Russell 2000 PutWrite Strategy Fund (RPUT).
BATS:RPUT March 14, 2018 6:47am

How A Dividend Rebalance Works In Mid- And Small-Cap Stocks (DES)

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From WisdomTree: For more than 11 years, WisdomTree has been running dividend-focused Indexes in the United States. Some of the strongest results against the more commonly followed market capitalization-weighted benchmark indexes have occurred in the mid- and small-cap size segments.
NYSE:DES March 12, 2018 7:30am

Investors Were More Bullish On Stocks Than Ever In January — Right Before They Pulled Back (IWM)

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From Dana Lyons: Based on one survey, consumers' expectations for stock market gains were never higher, or more assured, than they were in January -- just prior to the stock market plunge.
NYSE:IWM March 7, 2018 6:42am

Rising Market Volatility Creating A Buying Opportunity?

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From WisdomTree: Following one of the most tranquil years in stock market history, volatility came roaring back in late January and early February.
NYSE:DES March 4, 2018 6:54am

How To Reduce Small Cap Risk In Your Portfolio (RPUT)

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From WisdomTree: Investing with alternatives and option strategies that focus on volatility reduction may appear complicated, but new indexes have been designed to help simplify an approach with a goal of providing risk-mitigation strategies.
BATS:RPUT February 5, 2018 5:58am

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