micro-cap stock

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  • Dow Jones Wilshire Mid-Cap Index — A market capitalization weighted index maintained by Dow Jones Indexes that is the mid cap subset of the Dow Jones Wilshire 5000 Composite Index. The Dow Jones Wilshire Mid Cap Index contains the companies ranked 501 to 1,000 as measured by… …   Investment dictionary

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