While most of Wall Street focuses on large and mega-cap stocks because they offer some degree of safety and liquidity, many investors are limited in the number of stocks they can buy. Many of the largest public companies, especially the tech giants, trade in the hundreds, up to over $ 1,000 a share or more. At these high prices, it’s hard to get decent leverage on the number of shares.
Many investors, especially the more aggressive traders, see cheaper stocks as a way to not only make a lot of money, but also get more stocks. It can really help the decision-making process, especially when you’re a winner because you can always sell half and keep half.
We scanned our 24/7 Wall Street research database for smaller cap companies that could very well offer patient investors huge returns for the remainder of 2021 and beyond. The investors who did this in 2008 and 2009 completely killed it over the next few years.
It is important to remember that no analyst report should be used as the sole basis for a buy or sell decision.
This off-the-radar action offers aggressive investors great upside potential. Aurora Mobile Ltd. (NYSE: JG) is committed to providing Big Data mobile solution platforms. It also offers mobile apps and provides basic built-in features that developers need, including push notification, instant messaging, analytics and sharing, and short message service.
The company also provides application programming interfaces that create connectivity and automate the process of exchanging messages between mobile applications and its backend network, and its interactive web services dashboard enables application developers to use and monitor its services through continuous checks. It primarily serves developers of mobile applications in a range of industries, such as media, entertainment, games, financial services, tourism, e-commerce, education, and healthcare.
Oppenheimer has an outperformance rating and a price target of $ 6. The Wall Street consensus target is only $ 3.04. The stock briefly exceeded $ 4 last week, before falling back somewhat.
While not to be confused with a friendly ghost, this bed retailer has been hot. Casper Sleep Inc. (NASDAQ: CSPR) is a high growth branded sleep company that was founded in 2013 and is based in New York City. Revenue totaled $ 497 million in 2020. Casper Sleep has grown from a direct-to-customer line business that sold a unique mattress in the United States to a multi-channel sleep-focused business with a strong and growing brand that operates 60 companies owned by the company. stores and nearly 20 wholesale partners.
Analysts believe the company is in the early stages of gaining market share, with an overall focus on sleep and wellness. Its strong brand recognition and the expansion of its product lines and distribution partners allow it to convert more buyers into customers.
Wedbush recently upgraded the stock to outperform with a price target of $ 10.50. The consensus target is $ 10.67 and shares have traded near $ 9 for much of the past week.