While most of Wall Street focuses on large and large-cap stocks because they offer a degree of safety and liquidity, many investors are limited in the number of stocks they can buy. Many of the biggest public companies, especially the tech giants, trade in the hundreds, up to over $1,000 per share or more. At these high prices, it’s hard to get decent leverage on the number of shares.
Many investors, especially more aggressive traders, look to low priced stocks as a way to not only make money, but also get a higher number of shares. This can really help the decision-making process, especially when you’re on a winner, because you can always sell half and keep half.
We scoured our 24/7 research database on Wall St. for small-cap companies that could very well offer patient investors huge returns for the remainder of 2022 and beyond. of the. Low-priced stock skeptics should remember that at one point, Amazon and Apple were trading in single digits. A stock we’ve featured over the years, Zynga, was recently purchased by Take-Two Interactive. Cogent Biosciences, which we presented in March, has tripled.
Although these five stocks are rated Buy, it is important to remember that no single analyst report should be used as the sole basis for any buy or sell decision.
Annaly Capital Management
This stock is trading well below $10, giving aggressive investors a chance to really stock up on stocks. Annaly Capital Management Inc. (NYSE: NLY), a diversified capital manager, engages in mortgage financing and middle market business lending.
The Company invests in agency mortgage-backed securities, mortgage servicing rights, agency commercial mortgage-backed securities, non-agency residential mortgage assets, residential mortgages, transfer securities credit risk, corporate debt and other commercial real estate investments. It elected to be taxed as a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT).
The company posted massive second-quarter earnings and revenue that beat analysts’ expectations. Trading at a miniscule 2.6 times earnings, it offers aggressive investors a huge opportunity.
Shareholders receive a dividend of 14.64%. Barclays has a target price of $7 on Annaly Capital Management shares. The consensus target is $6.53 and the shares traded at $5.75 on Friday.
With shares trading at just under $10 each, this very well-run company offers a huge total return package. Antero Midstream Corp. (NYSE: AM) owns, operates and develops midstream energy infrastructure. It operates through two segments.
The Gathering and Processing segment includes a network of gathering pipelines and compressor stations that collect and process production from Antero Resources wells in West Virginia and Ohio.
The Water Treatment segment provides fresh water and offers other fluid treatment services, such as sewage transportation, disposal and treatment, as well as high-speed transfer services.
Investors in Antero Midstream shares receive a 9.22% distribution. Wells Fargo recently raised its target price from $12 to $13. The consensus target is $10.57 and the shares traded at $9.05 on Friday.
Shares of this off-the-radar business development company offer solid total return potential. Barings BDC Inc. (NYSE: BBDC) is a publicly traded, externally managed investment company that has elected to be treated as a BDC under the Investment Company Act of 1940. Barings BDC seeks to invest primarily in senior secured loans to US private intermediaries. market companies that operate in a wide range of industries.