4 oversold small caps

Financial Journalist
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Is it time to buy small-cap industrial stocks after a brutal sell-off that has wiped up to a third off some of the market’s best emerging companies in a few months?

That question is testing value investors who know the best time to buy high-quality companies is during corrections that are more to do with market sentiment than fundamentals. Or put another way, to buy when everyone else is selling.

To recap, small- and mid-cap industrials boomed for much of 2016 as fund managers paid up for companies growing faster than the economy.

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