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Hot Small Cap Stocks To Own Right Now

Corecivic Inc (NYSE:CXW) saw strong trading volume on Friday . 12,807,807 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 1,227% from the previous session’s volume of 965,253 shares.The stock last traded at $23.42 and had previously closed at $22.53.

Several analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Corecivic from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Wednesday. ValuEngine cut shares of Corecivic from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 2nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Corecivic has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $32.50.

Hot Small Cap Stocks To Own Right Now: Francesca's Holdings Corporation(FRAN)

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail boutiques. It offers fashion apparel, jewelry, accessories, and gifts primarily for women between the ages of 18 and 35. The company’s apparel products comprise dresses, fashion tops, sweaters, cardigans and wraps, bottoms, outerwear and jackets, tees and tanks, and intimates; and jewelry includes necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and rings. Its accessories consist of handbags, clutches, wallets, shoes, belts, hats, scarves, sunglasses, watches, and hair accessories; and gifts include fragrances, candles, bath and body, home accessories, books, wall art, nail polish, and miscellaneous items. As of March 23, 2016, the company operated 626 boutiques in 48 states and the District of Columbia. The company also sells its products through its Website at francescas.com. Francesca’s Holdings Corporation was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Francesca’s Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:FRAN) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the seven ratings firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $3.50.

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Francesca’s (NASDAQ:FRAN) was upgraded by equities research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Thursday.

Hot Small Cap Stocks To Own Right Now: QuinStreet, Inc.(QNST)

QuinStreet, Inc., an online performance marketing company, provides customer acquisition programs for its clients in the United States and internationally. It operates through DMS segment. The company offers online marketing services to its clients in the form of qualified leads, inquiries, clicks, calls, applications, customers, display advertisements, or impressions through its Websites or third-party publishers. It owns and operates various Websites, such as schools.com, onlinedegrees.com, and alliedhealthworld.com in education client vertical; carinsurance.com, insurance.com, insure.com, cardratings.com, and moneyrates.com in financial services client vertical; eweek.com and itbusinessedge.com in business-to-business technology client vertical; reliableremodeler.com and improvementcenter.com in home services client vertical; and eldercarelink.com in medical client vertical. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Foster City, California.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Parisi Gray Wealth Management bought a new stake in shares of QuinStreet Inc (NASDAQ:QNST) in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor bought 2,932 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $47,000.

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on QuinStreet (QNST)

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Hot Small Cap Stocks To Own Right Now: Kopin Corporation(KOPN)

Kopin Corporation invents, develops, manufactures, and sells wearable technologies and display products in the United States, the Asia-Pacific, and Europe. The company offers Kopin Wearable technology that includes component technologies, which can be integrated to create products and proprietary headset systems, which use voice as the primary user interface and through the use of wireless technologies can contact other users, devices, or information from the cloud. It also provides principal display products, a miniature high density color or monochrome active matrix liquid crystal displays; CyberDisplay products, a single crystal silicon used in conventional integrated circuits; optical lenses and backlights; and whisper chip to enhance the performance of existing audio systems and speech recognition engines. The company’s display products are used in military, consumer, electronic, and industrial products, such as thermal weapon sights, digital cameras, virtual and augmented reality gaming, training and simulation products, and metrology tools. It sells its components directly and through distributors to original equipment manufacturers; and military display products directly to prime contractors of the United States government or to foreign companies. Kopin Corporation was founded in 1984 and is headquartered Westborough, Massachusetts.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Money Morning Staff Reports]

    But with dozens of publicly traded semiconductor stocks available to investors – ranging from large-cap giants like Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) to micro-cap vendors like Kopin Corp. (NASDAQ: KOPN) – it is difficult to know which ones are poised to break out.

  • [By Logan Wallace]

    Kopin (NASDAQ:KOPN) and Pixelworks (NASDAQ:PXLW) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, earnings and profitability.