The S&P 500 May Be Warning Us About Large-Cap Stocks
It turns out that the strong performance of the top 50 or so stocks (as measured by market cap) was overwhelming the mediocre and even bad performance of the remaining 450 stocks. We all know how that ended. Not counting dividends, over the course of the … Continue reading at seekingalpha.com
Incyte: Outperformer among Large-Cap Stocks
IBB has 15 large-cap stocks in its portfolio with a market cap greater than $ 10 billion. The large-cap stocks account for 69.7% of the IBB ETF's portfolio. The large-cap space includes stocks like Gilead Sciences (GILD), Amgen (AMGN), Celgene (CELG), and … Continue reading at finance.yahoo.com
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Price of SPY and IWM Correlates With Investor Confidence
… skew more toward small-cap stocks when they are confident and more toward large-cap stocks when they are less confident. After the dramatic pullback in the stock market during October 2014, SPY and IWM both rebounded. However, the magnitude of the … Continue reading at investorplace.com
Investors and Large-Cap Banks as Global Uncertainties Continue
And while YTD, large-cap banking stocks within the ETF have risen by 1.4%, small-cap banking stocks have risen by 6.6%. Clearly, small-cap stocks have been the outperformers in a bull market. But large-cap diversified banks make up 25% of XLF's portfolio. Continue reading at marketrealist.com
Vanguard Total Stock Index Vs. Vanguard 500 Index Fund
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund The Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund provides diversified exposure to micro-, small-, mid- and large-cap stocks traded on the NASDAQ and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The mutual fund was issued on April 27 … Continue reading at investopedia.com
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Why Are Investors Overlooking U.S. Mid Cap Stocks?
Market-cap weighted indexes are often biased toward the most … Mid-cap stocks involve greater risks and volatility than large-cap stocks. The S&P 500 Index is an unmanaged index of 500 stocks that is generally representative of the performance of larger … Continue reading at marketwatch.com
It Looks Like A Major Market Top Is Forming
A major one, at that. Then there's the advance/decline line - showing how many stocks are rising versus those that are falling. And guess what? Another divergence there! This rally has been very selective to large-cap stocks. To point, the Russell 2000 … Continue reading at etfdailynews.com
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Comcast Corp Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing International Business Machines Corp.
But comparing market capitalization (factoring in those share counts … For instance, a mutual fund that is focused solely on Large Cap stocks may for example only be interested in those companies sized $ 10 billion or larger. Another illustrative example … Continue reading at marketnewsvideo.com
Why Are These Four Stocks Hot on The Market on Wednesday?
The most popular large-cap stocks among hedge funds underperformed the market by an average of seven basis points per month in our backtests, whereas the 15 most popular small-cap stock picks among hedge funds outperformed the market by nearly a percentage … Continue reading at insidermonkey.com