Next video:
Loading the player...

Learn more about this devious scheme that targets micro- and small-cap stocks.

Related Articles
  1. Investing

    5 Best US Small-Cap Index Mutual Funds

    Read about different small-cap mutual funds that are available for investors. Learn about how the small-cap indexes have higher volatility.
  2. Investing

    Why Small-Caps May Be a Good Bet if Rates Rise

    While small-cap stocks may suffer if rates rise, they may also turn out to be winning performers in this environment.
  3. Investing

    The 4 Largest Small-Cap ETFs (IWM, IJR)

    Learn about how U.S. small-cap stocks have performed in 2016 and over the past year, and the top four largest U.S. small-cap ETFs by assets under management.
  4. Investing

    Pricey Small-Caps Could Be Bad for ETFs

    Small-cap stocks are getting really expensive and that could weigh on the related ETFs.
  5. Investing

    Playing Penny Stock-Like ETFs

    While there are no penny stock ETFs or mutual funds, a shrewd investor can pick from a number of small-cap and micro-cap equity ETFs for a similar effect.
  6. Investing

    Is it Wise to Diversify with Small-Caps?

    Historically, it's always been a good idea to add small-caps to your portfolio. But doing so right now will require more focus and attention.
  7. Investing

    IWM vs. VTWO: Comparing U.S. Small-Cap ETFs

    Find out how two of the largest small-cap exchange-traded funds, the iShares Russell 2000 and the Vanguard Small-Cap ETF, compare with each other.
  8. Investing

    ETF Analysis: WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings

    Discover the WisdomTree Small Cap Earnings ETF, a fund with a special focus on small-cap and micro-cap stocks with positive earnings.
  9. Investing

    Small Cap Index Fund: NAESX (ETF) vs. SLYG (Mutual Fund)

    Learn about how factors such as management style, sector allocation, expenses and dividend yields differentiate between similar ETFs and mutual funds.
  10. Trading

    Now is the Time to Focus on Small-Cap Stocks (IJR)

    The charts of these small-cap ETFs suggest small-cap stocks are poised to make a move higher.(IJR,SCZ)
Hot Definitions
  1. Fixed Cost

    A cost that does not change with an increase or decrease in the amount of goods or services produced. Fixed costs are expenses ...
  2. Blue Chip

    A blue chip is a nationally recognized, well-established, and financially sound company.
  3. Payback Period

    The length of time required to recover the cost of an investment. The payback period of a given investment or project is ...
  4. Collateral Value

    The estimated fair market value of an asset that is being used as loan collateral. Collateral value is determined by appraisal ...
  5. Fiduciary

    A fiduciary is a person who acts on behalf of another person, or persons to manage assets.
  6. Current Account

    The difference between a nation’s savings and its investment. The current account is defined as the sum of goods and services ...
Trading Center