Definition of Small-cap
1. Adjective. Of stocks of companies with a market capitalization of less than one billion dollars.
Partainyms: Market Capitalization, Market Capitalisation, Market Capitalization
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Small-cap
Literary usage of Small-cap
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch, Flemish, and by John Smith (1836)
"A plain small cap covers his head, and a black cloak envelopes his body; no collar is visible. Engraved by De Marcenay, and described from the print. ..."
2. Italian Characters in the Epoch of Unification (1890)
"His dress was elegant—no coat, but a graceful frock or tunic of scarlet and a small cap ornamented with gold. On one side he had one of his cavalry officers ..."
3. Manual of Style: A Compilation of the Typographical Rules in Force at the by University of Chicago Press (1910)
"After Roman numerals in cap, cap-and-small-cap, or small-cap center-heads there should be ... Small- cap headings should have an en-quad between the words; ..."
4. The Insurance Cyclopáedia: Being a Dictionary of the Definition of Terms by Cornelius Walford (1874)
"There is always the fear that when а со. has become a success on a small cap., the cupidity of the proprietors will operate to prevent any extension of this ..."
5. The Insurance Cyclopeadia: Being a Dictionary of the Definitions of Terms by Cornelius Walford (1871)
"For instance, if a small select, or class, bus. be intended, of course a small cap. will suffice ; but if a large general bus. be contemplated, an increased ..."