• Why Small Caps Are Booming Right Now

    7 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From BlackRock : Small-cap stocks have outperformed large and mid caps this year. Chris Dhanraj explains why and whether it can continue.
    U.S. small-cap stocks have surged this year, hitting new highs in June 2018. The benchmark S&P Small Cap 600 Index has gained around 11% in 2018, out-performing the large cap S&P 500 by more than 5% during this period .
    Several key factors have contributed to the small-cap rally this year:
    1. Fiscal policy, namely tax reform
    Small-cap companies tend to source a larger portion of their revenue domestically compared to large caps. As such, they pay an...
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