NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- In the first months of 2010, aiming small has paid off in a big way. Both small- and micro- cap ETFs have managed to handedly beat the broad S&P 500 Index.Typically, investors are attracted to small- and micro-cap companies for their greater growth potential. However, as the size of the companies underlying a fund get smaller, they tend to see wilder swings to the up and downside. For this reason, it makes even more sense to diversify, especially with the smallest of small caps, the microcaps.
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