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5 Small Cap Picks

|Includes:LNCE, LYV, PRA, RUTH, Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (SLXP)

Today I used Barchart to sort the S&P 600 Small Cap Index for the stocks with the best technical indicators and charts. The list today includesSalix Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SLXP), Ruth's Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH), Pro-Assurance (NYSE:PRA), Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE:LYV) and Lance (NASDAQ:LNCE):

Salix Pharmaceuticals (SLXP)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 8 new highs and up 11.82% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 77.92%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 65.20
  • Recently traded at 66.30 with a 50 day moving average of 55.99


Ruth's Hospitality Group (RUTH)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 5 new highs and up 4.60% in the last month
  • Relative strength Index 69.05%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 11.86
  • Recently traded at 12.27 with a 50 day moving average of 10.83


Pro-Assurance (PRA)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 5 new highs and up 1.29% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 68.12%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 51.25
  • Recently traded at 51.73 with a 50 day moving average of 49.61


Live Nation Entertainment (LYV)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 4 new highs and up 10.48% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 64.90%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 15.10
  • Recently traded at 15.350 with a 50 day moving average of 13.36


Lance (LNCE)

Barchart technical indicators;

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 6 new highs and up 2.02% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 62.69%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 26.78
  • Recently traded at 27.25 with a 50 day moving average of 25.83
Stocks: SLXP, RUTH, PRA, LYV, LNCE