New bill would allow small businesses to get second PPP loan

Certain small-business owners may be able to apply for a second Paycheck Protection Program loan if a new bill introduced on June 18 becomes law. The legislation, called the Prioritized Paycheck Protection Program (P4) Act, would allow businesses with fewer than 100 employees to apply for a second loan if they have used up (or […]

Small businesses operate in limbo, as economies begin to reopen

The Strand Book Store in New York City has stood as a source of pride for the Bass family for 93 years. With its famous slogan “18 Miles of Books,” the Manhattan shop has weathered the Great Depression, survived 9-11, and gone to battle with Amazon (AMZN) — all...

Small caps are opportunities amid shifts due to pandemic

Shifts in how people consume, shop and travel due to COVID-19 could benefit small cap companies, says one market expert. “It’s been the small caps that actually outperformed percentage wise last week, and a big part of the reason is that there are a bunch of stocks in...