RISING SMALL CAPS

Do you ever wish you could have discovered and purchased shares of Coca-Cola when it traded for less than $1 in the early 1980s? Finding small cap companies with great long-term growth potential can provide decades of above-market returns. While the high potential small cap companies on this list pay a dividend, many payments are modest to allow the company to continue reinvesting to fuel future growth. If you have a long investment horizon and are looking to significantly grow your nest egg, this list could be for you.

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TickerCompany NameSectorIndustryCategoryMarket Cap ($M)Market CapSafety ScoreGrowth ScoreYield ScoreDividend YieldDividend Growth StreakEPS Payout Ratio5yr Median EPS PayoutFCF Payout Ratio5yr Median FCF PayoutEx-Dividend DatePay Date1yr Dividend Growth3yr Dividend Growth5yr Dividend Growth10yr Dividend GrowthAnnual Dividend ($)Dividend Payment ($)Payment FrequencyP/E RatioFree Cash Flow YieldEnterprise Value / SalesEnterprise Value / EBITPrice-to-Book RatioGross MarginOperating MarginProfit MarginFCF MarginReturn on Equity5yr Median ROEROIC5yr Median ROIC1yr Sales Growth5yr Sales CAGR1yr EPS Growth5yr EPS CAGRCurrent RatioDebt to CapitalDebt to CapitalDebt to EquityDebt to EquityNet Debt to EBITNet Debt to EBITEBIT / InterestEBIT / Interest1yr Total Return5yr Total Return CAGR
AAON AAON, Inc. Construction Air Conditioners and Heaters 0.96 1,834 Small: $400M to $2B 93 87 9 0.7 < 5 Years 27 24 34 26 11/29/2017 2017-12-21 9 30 17 12 0.3 0.1 Semi-Annual 36.4 2.2 4.6 23.9 8.45 30.8 20.7 13.9 9.7 25 25.4 25.9 25.4 -1 8 -4 32 2.9 0.0 No Debt 0.0 No Debt -0.7 Net Cash Very Low Risk: > 15x 21 36
ABAX ABAXIS, Inc. Medical Medical Products 0.82 1,125 Small: $400M to $2B 91 81 25 1.3 < 5 Years 46 52 11/30/2017 2017-12-15 14 0.6 0.2 Quarterly 41.0 2.2 4.3 24.5 4.14 55.4 19.6 14.4 10.1 12 12.3 12.3 12.3 1 8 -42 20 5.7 0.0 Very Low Debt: < 0.1 0.0 Very Low Debt: < 0.2 -3.7 Net Cash Very Low Risk: > 15x 5 10
ACU Acme United Corporation. Consumer Discretionary Miscellaneous 0.78 75 Micro: < $400M 70 78 45 2.0 10+ Years 28 23 20 19 10/02/2017 2017-10-24 11 9 10 13 0.4 0.1 Quarterly 14.8 9.4 0.9 14.7 1.52 36.6 6.8 4.7 5.7 12 11.5 7.4 6.9 -5 11 -18 13 6.0 0.5 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 1.0 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 5.2 High Risk: > 5.0 7.5 Average Risk: 4x to 8x 3 25
AGM Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation Finance Mortgage & Related Services 1.18 775 Small: $400M to $2B 60 97 45 2.0 5+ Years 18 20 5 11 12/14/2017 2017-12-29 63 29 39 10 1.4 0.4 Quarterly 10.1 33.7 4.5 1.14 0.0 0.0 40.2 62.8 17 17.6 4.2 5.7 32 8 43 36 0.0 0.7 High Debt: 0.5 to 0.7 24.1 Very High Debt: > 2.0 Very Low Risk: > 15x 90 24
ALG Alamo Group, Inc. Industrial Products Farm Machinery 0.95 1,338 Small: $400M to $2B 76 80 3 0.4 < 5 Years 10 9 6 9 10/13/2017 2017-10-27 13 9 8 4 0.4 0.1 Quarterly 29.6 5.6 1.7 19.2 3.13 24.3 8.0 4.7 8.0 10 10.3 8.8 8.8 1 7 14 5 4.6 0.3 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.4 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 1.0 Low Risk: < 1.0 12.7 Low Risk: 8x to 15x 68 23
Free Trial Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Industrial Products Glass Products 1.56 1,389 Small: $400M to $2B 94 100 20 1.2 5+ Years 20 24 29 27 10/23/2017 2017-11-08 14 12 9 7 0.6 0.1 Quarterly 17.6 4.0 1.3 14.1 2.77 26.2 11.0 7.7 5.0 18 13.2 16.0 12.5 24 11 -22 77 1.9 0.3 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 0.5 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 2.0 Average Risk: 1.0 to 2.0 42.2 Very Low Risk: > 15x 20 31
Free Trial Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance Real Estate Mortgage REIT 0.64 1,982 Small: $400M to $2B 18 75 96 10.0 < 5 Years 84 87 8 101 09/28/2017 2017-10-16 3 5 3 1.8 0.5 Quarterly 8.5 120.4 13.4 17.3 0.90 0.0 75.9 63.6 811.0 8 7.7 4.8 4.8 33 39 367 5 0.0 0.4 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 0.7 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 6.0 High Risk: > 5.0 Very Low Risk: > 15x 20 15
Free Trial Barrett Business Services, Inc. Business Services Outsourcing 1.37 479 Small: $400M to $2B 87 97 31 1.5 < 5 Years 40 26 8 8 11/22/2017 2017-12-08 0 16 18 29 1.0 0.3 Quarterly 27.1 17.5 0.4 14.3 7.01 17.3 3.4 2.2 8.9 26 24.4 25.4 22.2 11 22 27 13 0.9 0.1 Very Low Debt: < 0.1 0.1 Very Low Debt: < 0.2 -3.9 Net Cash 59.2 Very Low Risk: > 15x 41 26
Free Trial Flanigan's Enterprises, Inc. Consumer Discretionary Food & Restaurants 0.57 41 Micro: < $400M 69 80 14 0.9 < 5 Years 13 20 03/15/2017 2017-03-31 20 12 -6 0.2 0.2 Annual 13.9 4.5 0.4 7.0 1.07 60.5 6.6 2.9 5.2 13 13.7 11.0 10.8 2 7 -27 16 1.4 0.2 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.3 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 0.5 Low Risk: < 1.0 10.7 Low Risk: 8x to 15x -6 29
Free Trial Badger Meter, Inc. Technology Control Instruments 0.57 1,312 Small: $400M to $2B 98 91 20 1.2 20+ Years 42 39 29 45 11/29/2017 2017-12-15 10 7 7 11 0.5 0.1 Quarterly 39.5 3.6 3.3 25.2 4.78 38.2 12.9 8.2 11.6 12 12.6 12.6 12.6 4 8 -10 12 1.8 0.0 No Debt 0.2 Very Low Debt: < 0.2 -0.3 Net Cash 66.4 Very Low Risk: > 15x 39 18


 

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