Category: Micro Growth

What Small Caps Need To Get Back on Track

Essex Co-CEO Nancy Prial appeared on Yahoo Finance's the Final Round with hosts Myles Udland and Jen Rogers. Nancy discusses multiple topics including Catalysts for Small Caps, a few themes with multi year dynamic growth opportunities, and why she is optimistic on the outlook of the Small Cap space heading into 2020.           To view her... Read more ›

Nancy Prial – Winner of Woman to Watch 2019

Essex Co-CEO Nancy Prial was announced as a 2019 Woman to Watch honoree by InvestmentNews. We would like to congratulate Nancy on this immense achievement. As one of the 20 prestigious winners, Nancy Prial was chosen from several hundred nominations for her leadership, contributions and impact in the financial advice industry. “I am honored to be a part of the... Read more ›

Nancy Prial on Fox Business on Small Caps in the Current Market Environment

Essex’s own Nancy Prial was featured this week on Fox Business’s Countdown to the Closing with host Liz Claman, which airs from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM daily. She discussed Small Caps in the current market environment, while also diving into a few stocks enjoying success despite the economic slowdown.   Please click here to view her appearance: Read more ›

CityWire – Boutique of the Week

Inside Essex Investment Management... The firm was founded by current chairman and chief investment officer Joe McNay in 1976. 'Joe has had a long career identifying dynamic growth trends early, and that continues to this day,' said co-chief executive officer and senior portfolio manager Nancy Prial. Prial joined the firm in 2005 when the firm she was working for....... Click... Read more ›

Wall Street Transcript – September 2018

Nancy Prial discusses Essex Investment Management Company, LLC. Ms. Prial specializes in the identification of growth. She looks for growth wherever it exists, in any industry. Ms. Prial wants to identify a stock when its price does not fully reflect its future growth prospects. Some of the areas she is currently finding growth include life sciences, infrastructure rebuilding and technology...... Read more ›

Where Does Technology Go Next?

Should we worry about the predominance of technology in the benchmarks? The technology sector was 39% of the Russell 1000 Growth at the end of March 2018 versus only 9% of the Russell 1000 Value. However, despite the strong performance of technology in general and the dominance of the FAANG themes in many growth investors’ portfolios, we believe that there... Read more ›