Can Small Caps Continue To Outperform?

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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?

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)

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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