BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- A handful of small- and mid-cap industrial stocks may rise as much as 82% in the next year, S&P Capital IQ analysts predict. They say the companies' sales growth will accelerate because of demand from fast-growing emerging markets and a recovery at home in the U.S.The ratings firm also said in its research report released this week that the six firms it recommends will gain operating leverage, translating into bigger profits. As revenue rises, it will trickle down to earnings faster because of aggressive cost-cutting initiatives taken during the economic downturn of 2008 and 2009. What's more, the stocks are bargains, with depressed valuations.
6 Small-Cap Stocks That May Rise Up to 82%
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