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7 Canadian small-cap stocks under $20 explored by Kalkine Media
- September 02, 2022 08:11 AM EDT | Kajal Jain
Long-term investors seeking growth exposure can explore under C$ 20 small-cap stocks discussed in this this article.Read More...
5 under $15 small-cap stocks to explore: NPK, CHR, NFI, BOS & EQX
- August 20, 2022 06:00 AM EDT | Kajal Jain
Investors looking for small-cap stocks can explore these TSX stocks priced under C$ 15.Read More...
5 TSX small-cap stocks to bag right now: XTC, UNS, LEV, NPK and MTL
- August 06, 2022 06:32 AM EDT | Kajal Jain
Small-cap investors with high risk levels can explore these TSX stocks to unlock significant gains in the future. These have recorded revenue growth in their latest quarter. Let us look at their financials in detailRead More...
5 Canadian smallcap stocks under $5 to buy: IFOS, ESI, PNE, ISO & GLO
- July 23, 2022 09:00 AM EDT | Kajal Jain
Risk takers could explore Canadian smallcap stocks like Itafos (TSXV: IFOS), Ensign (TSX: ESI), Pine Cliff (TSX: PNE), IsoEnergy (TSXV: ISO) and Global Atomic (TSX: GLO)Read More...
WELL & Sprott (SII): 2 TSX smallcap stocks to explore right now
- July 11, 2022 04:51 AM EDT | Kajal Jain
These TSX smallcap stocks may help investors diversify their portfolio to include the healthcare and financial sectorRead More...
2 TSX smallcap stocks that surged 100% in 2022: NPK and ATH
- June 27, 2022 06:54 AM EDT | Kajal Jain
These TSX smallcap stocks under C$ 10 saw their stock price increase by over 100 per cent year-to-date.Read More...
RCK, SVA, AFE, AMC & OYL: 5 TSXV smallcap stocks to watch in Q3 2022
- May 25, 2022 10:15 AM EDT | Sundeep Radesh
Highlights Many investors looking for small cap stocks, look for companies that may grow in the future and with it, its share’s price These stocks seem to be either on the rebound or rising and are trading fairly below their highs over th...Read More...
WED, NOU, OYL, SVA and EU: 5 Canadian smallcap stocks to buy under $10
- May 12, 2022 09:47 AM EDT | Kajal Jain
Some small-cap stocks can hold more significant growth potential than mid-cap or large-cap stocks as it is often believed that companies experience a low growth rate as they grow in size. When considered for long-term gains, such stocks can deliver...Read More...
SGML, WED, DE, NFG & QRC: 5 TSXV small cap stocks for new investors
- May 06, 2022 11:12 AM EDT | Sundeep Radesh
Highlights New investors nervous about putting their hard-earned money into the stock market tend to play safe by investing in large cap stocks Stocks of Canada’s big five banks etc. may be safer if they are picked up at an opportune mome...Read More...
TUD, GMG, ZEN, LA and VZLA: 5 TSXV small-cap stocks to buy in May
- April 29, 2022 11:38 AM EDT | Raza Naqvi
Highlights At the time of writing, the TUD stock was rising, and it was up about three per cent to C$ 1.75 per share. As of December 31, 2021, Zentek's cash and cash equivalents were approximately C$ 3.1 million. Vizsla holds a market capitali...Read More...
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it good to buy small stocks?
Risks prevail everywhere — be it large cap blue-chip stocks or small or mid-caps. Small stocks may also be considered emerging stocks. They may, on certain occasions, lead to better gains as compared to large caps. This is because if the company linked to the stock expands its business and market share or the sector in which it operates in shines, the stock may pique the interest of investors. But small stocks may also be comparatively more volatile as compared to large cap stocks. It is always a better idea to know what the company does and what the future prospects are, besides enquiring about competitors, before making any investment decision.
When is a good time to buy small-cap stocks?
For this, the investor must have an eye on how the industry in which the company operates is doing at the moment and what are the prospects for the future. Capital gains accrue with time when they do, and this means what happens in the future with the company and the related industry would likely have an impact on the stock’s price. It might also be good to keep tabs on multi-lateral meetings of countries and also the geopolitical landscape. For example, if world leaders are interested in cutting emissions in the medium-to-long term, it could be the best time to watch small cap renewable energy stocks that may do well in the long run.
Which shares are best for small-cap?
Shares of companies with market capitalization between C$ 300 million and C$ 2 billion are considered small-caps. While talking about the best small-cap stocks, one should know that the stock market is dynamic, and multiple direct and indirect forces can cause fluctuations affecting the performance of any publicly listed stocks. As of writing this, Graphene Manufacturing Group Ltd (TSXV: GMG), Emerita Resources Corp (TSXV: EMO), Journey Energy Inc (TSX: JOY), InPlay Oil Corp (TSX: IPO) and Verde Agritech PLC (TSX: NPK) were some of the top small-cap stocks, with 52-week return exceeding 450 per cent while writing. Investors should note that this can be subject to market change.
How to evaluate best small cap stocks?
Small-cap stocks belong to companies that have a market cap in the range of C$ 300 million to C$ 2 billion, which are commonly startups or fairly newer establishments. While they can be risky due to their smaller market caps, some robust small-cap stocks can bring notable returns if picked carefully. One can evaluate a small-cap stocks by looking for the following: • Businesses working on ideas that can blow up and disrupt an industry, such as untapped technologies, cost-efficient alternatives, etc. • The company’s growth capabilities, present market condition and recent financials. • The stock’s evaluation metrics, such as its price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio.