Russell 2000 Stocks
The Russell 2000 is a stock -market index measuring the performance of 2000 small- capitalization stocks. It represents the 2000 smallest companies in the Russell 3000 Index, which in turn represents the 3000 largest companies in the United States. Thus, the Russell 2000 is a barometer of small-cap stocks.
They are part of a balanced portfolio, so consider adding them to your own. Also, some small caps might out perform large caps in many instances, so be sure to compare and contrast the stocks on your list when making decisions.