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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Ideas - Rising Small Caps

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 1.01 1,953 Small: $400M to $2B 93 91 8 0.7 < 5 Years 24 24 34 26 11/30/2016 2016-12-23 9 30 17 12 0.3 0.1 Semi-Annual 36.8 1.9 5.0 24.0 9.40 30.8 20.7 13.9 9.7 25 25.4 25.9 25.4 -6 8 -4 32 3.6 0.0 Very Low Debt: < 0.1 0.1 Very Low Debt: < 0.2 -0.6 Net Cash Very Low Risk: > 15x 28 34
ABAX ABAXIS, Inc. Medical Medical Products 0.86 1,113 Small: $400M to $2B 95 90 18 1.1 < 5 Years 35 46 02/27/2017 2017-03-15 14 0.6 0.1 Quarterly 33.3 2.3 4.3 21.4 4.29 56.3 21.2 14.5 10.5 13 9.5 13.1 9.4 0 9 -14 17 7.7 0.0 Very Low Debt: < 0.1 0.0 Very Low Debt: < 0.2 -3.0 Net Cash Very Low Risk: > 15x 4 13
ACU Acme United Corporation. Consumer Discretionary Miscellaneous 0.71 92 Micro: < $400M 85 98 28 1.5 10+ Years 24 23 20 19 03/30/2017 2017-04-24 11 9 10 13 0.4 0.1 Quarterly 16.7 7.2 1.0 15.2 1.97 36.6 6.8 4.7 5.7 12 11.5 7.4 6.9 14 11 55 13 5.1 0.4 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 0.7 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 4.3 Above Average Risk: 2.0 to 5.0 9.7 Low Risk: 8x to 15x 70 24
AGM Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation Finance Mortgage & Related Services 1.01 586 Small: $400M to $2B 46 95 58 2.6 5+ Years 19 35 6 14 03/16/2017 2017-03-31 63 29 39 10 1.4 0.4 Quarterly 9.4 34.8 4.5 12.4 0.91 0.0 0.0 40.2 62.8 17 17.6 4.2 5.7 36 8 75 36 0.0 0.7 High Debt: 0.5 to 0.7 23.1 Very High Debt: > 2.0 7.5 High Risk: > 5.0 Very Low Risk: > 15x 48 25
ALG Alamo Group, Inc. Industrial Products Farm Machinery 0.93 886 Small: $400M to $2B 73 78 5 0.5 < 5 Years 11 9 7 9 04/12/2017 2017-04-28 13 9 8 4 0.4 0.1 Quarterly 22.4 7.5 1.1 13.9 2.28 24.3 8.0 4.7 8.0 10 10.3 8.8 8.8 -8 7 -35 5 4.2 0.2 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.2 Very Low Debt: < 0.2 0.8 Low Risk: < 1.0 11.4 Low Risk: 8x to 15x 30 23
Free Trial Allied Motion Technologies, Inc. Technology Control Instruments 2.05 213 Micro: < $400M 39 89 4 0.4 < 5 Years 10 10 10 10 03/14/2017 2017-03-29 0 0 20 0.1 0.0 Quarterly 23.2 4.3 1.1 14.2 3.01 29.7 7.7 3.7 3.7 12 12.8 6.4 9.1 9 17 138 4 3.1 0.5 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 1.0 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 3.0 Above Average Risk: 2.0 to 5.0 2.9 High Risk: 2x to 4x 20 25
Free Trial Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Industrial Products Glass Products 1.46 1,539 Small: $400M to $2B 98 100 15 1.1 5+ Years 17 38 30 36 01/27/2017 2017-02-15 14 12 9 7 0.6 0.1 Quarterly 18.1 3.2 1.4 12.3 3.39 24.8 9.9 6.7 8.4 16 7.9 15.3 7.4 20 11 18 1.9 0.0 Very Low Debt: < 0.1 0.1 Very Low Debt: < 0.2 -0.3 Net Cash 125.7 Very Low Risk: > 15x 17 36
Free Trial Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance Real Estate Mortgage REIT 0.63 1,729 Small: $400M to $2B 21 74 96 9.8 < 5 Years 106 84 8 112 03/29/2017 2017-04-17 3 5 3 1.8 0.5 Quarterly 10.9 117.6 11.9 15.6 0.89 0.0 75.9 63.6 811.0 8 7.7 4.8 4.8 24 39 131 5 0.0 0.4 Average Debt: 0.3 to 0.5 0.7 Average Debt: 0.5 to 1.0 4.3 Above Average Risk: 2.0 to 5.0 Very Low Risk: > 15x 32 14
Free Trial Barrett Business Services, Inc. Business Services Outsourcing 1.27 418 Small: $400M to $2B 89 97 36 1.7 < 5 Years 36 26 9 8 02/23/2017 2017-03-14 0 16 18 29 1.0 0.3 Quarterly 22.6 17.6 0.4 11.0 5.98 17.3 3.4 2.2 8.9 26 24.4 25.4 22.2 14 22 -30 13 1.0 0.1 Very Low Debt: < 0.1 0.1 Very Low Debt: < 0.2 -3.5 Net Cash 35.9 Very Low Risk: > 15x 91 26
Free Trial Flanigan's Enterprises, Inc. Consumer Discretionary Food & Restaurants 0.63 45 Micro: < $400M 82 90 10 0.8 < 5 Years 12 5 03/15/2017 2017-03-31 20 12 -6 0.2 0.2 Annual 14.4 15.6 0.4 6.4 1.20 60.5 6.6 2.9 5.2 13 13.7 11.0 10.8 5 7 6 16 1.5 0.2 Low Debt: 0.1 to 0.3 0.3 Low Debt: 0.2 to 0.5 -0.0 Net Cash 12.7 Low Risk: 8x to 15x 15 29


 

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