Smaller Fry May Make The Market Sizzle

Some pros think small-cap stocks could be the next leaders

It's beeN three weeks since Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan graced the stock market with his second rate cut, and investors have been ever so grateful. Greenspan's surprise Oct. 15 move triggered a broad recovery from last summer's bear market that has boosted all but the most badly battered stocks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 10% through Nov. 4, and the Russell 2000, an index of small-cap stocks, soared 21%.

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