Two Small Growth Stories

The market continues to feel tired at current levels after a significant post-election rally. I have several worries about equities here, some of which I listed the other day. Let's add to that list that after several sessions of weakness, the Russell 2000 is back down to where it started 2017. Kudos to JP Morgan for stating at the start of February that the 18% advance the small-cap index had enjoyed to that point since the November election seemed overdone.

Speaking of small-caps, I want to use this column to address concerns about two small caps I have profiled on these pages that reported earnings on Tuesday. Both fell on the results, but the declines seemed overstated. Let's revisit both names....417 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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