Definitions for "Russell 2000"
Keywords:  benchmark, frank, smallest, cap, index
The best-known of a series of market-value weighted indices published by the...
An index comprised of the smallest 2000 companies in the Russell 3000 index, representing approximately 7% of the Russell 3000 total market capitalization.
An index based on 2000 stocks that is the most widely recognized small-capitalization U.S. benchmark. The Russell 2000 is a capitalization-weighted index and is re-balanced by the Frank Russell Company every June 30 to reflect changes in the marketplace.