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Today's 5 Best Small Caps

|Includes: ARB, HSTM, LL, PSEC, Zep Inc. (ZEP)

Today I used Barchart to sort the S&P 600 Small Cap Index for the stocks having the best Barchart short term technical indicators. The list included Zep Inc (NYSE:ZEP), Healthstream (NASDAQ:HSTM), Lumber Liquidators (NYSE:LL), Arbitron (NYSE:ARB), and Prospect Capital (NASDAQ:PSEC):

Zep Inc (ZEP)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 80% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20 , 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 11 new highs and up 13.42% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 72.66%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 15.18
  • Recently traded at 15.38 with a 50 day moving average of 13.69


Healthstream (HSTM)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 80% Barchart short term
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • 13 new highs and up 6.94% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 72.81%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 34.76
  • Recently traded at 35.92 with a 50 day moving average of 31.99


Lumber Liquidators (LL)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart short term technical buy signal
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 11 new highs and up 12.34% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 69.25%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level 106.34
  • Recently traded at 107.68 with a 50 day moving average of 94.38


Arbitron (ARB)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 80% Barchart short term technical indicators:
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 11 new highs and up 2.57% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 64.97%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 47.45
  • Recently traded at 47.45 with a 50 day moving average of 46.87


Prospect Capital (PSEC)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 80% Barchart short term technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 12 new highs and up 5.04% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 66.80%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 11.38
  • Recently traded at 11.47 with a 50 day moving average of 11.04