June 25, 2007
The term "microcap stock" applies to companies with low or "micro" capitalizations, meaning the total value of the company's stock. Microcap companies typically have limited assets. Microcap stocks tend to be low priced and trade in low volumes.
To learn more about microcap stock, including how to find information, what "red flags" to consider, and where to turn for help, you should read Microcap Stock: A Guide for Investors.