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July 19 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg ETF Analyst Eric Balchunas looks at returns from microcap ETFs on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

Our etf analyst joins us as always on friday.

We are going really small.

Click these are all overlooked stocks.

They are all microcap stocks.

What's going on here?

We have a bet on the u.s. economy growing in kind of a domestic band play.

They get their earnings only from the u.s.. no exposure overseas.

The micro shares microcap etf, 1300 microcap stocks based on the russell index.

It is of the 8% in july.

It is most traded, the oldest, and the one that people go to.

It has a stock like red robin.

It holds a stock like red robin.

I've heard of that one.

90% of them i've never heard of, so i picked one i had heard of.

What is red robin?

It's a burger chain.

Krispy kreme is another one.

That when we are well familiar with.

Another is the wiltshire microcap.

This one is actually lifting it up to 30% year to date to these are two ways to play microcap etf's. oil has been surging.

How do you play it?

The first is united states oil fund, the best way to get it.

If you think oil in the short term will move, this tracks futures contracts.

It's a 12%, i think, already in july.

If you don't want to mess with derivatives, you can look at some of the market vectors oil etf's tracking big oil companies like schlumberger and halliburton.

It's up at least 20% year today.

The wildcard option, the powershares dynamic small-cap oil.

Now you have all of the above, small-cap and oil.

Thanks for being here as always.

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