Investors Love This Small-Cap ETF

From Small Cap Analysis
March 9, 2017 - 10:18am
As highlighted by the sheer heft of many of the most popular small-cap exchange traded funds, many investors embrace accessing smaller stocks via the convenience and efficiency offered by the ETF structure. Still, small-cap ETFs, just like the stocks they hold, are frequently more volatile than their large-cap equivalents. For investors looking to reduce some of that volatility, the low volatility ETF phenomenon has made its way to small-caps and that includes the increasingly popular PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio (NYSE: XSLV). Data suggest investors have been embracing XSLV. In fact, XSLV has more than doubled in size over the past year. “XSLV debuted back in February ...Full story available on

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