The basis for our brand
and our approach

1492 Capital Management, LLC, a multi-strategy, small cap investment manager located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, serves institutional and private clients. Our unique, bottom-up thematic approach to small cap investing and our focus on absolute returns aligns our goals with those of our clients. 

What differentiates 1492 is meticulous research. Face-to-face meetings with the management, competition and suppliers of prospective companies provide insight and direct us to economic, industry and market themes, which are then researched and evaluated for inclusion in our portfolio.


Each quarter we provide current insights and our take on the previous quarter.
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The latest from our Blog...
Market Trivia – 3rd Quarter 2015 more »
Insider Buying Leading Us to the Industrials Sector more »
Updated 2015 Outlook: “There’s Nothing to Fear but Fear Itself” more »
A Review of the Quarter – A Tribute to Yogi Berra – “ It’s Déjà vu All Over Again” more »
2015 Outlook: Our Bottom Line for Stocks more »

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Market Trivia – 3rd Quarter 2015

Each quarter we offer a piece of market trivia that we believe is interesting or timely, or both.  Given the recent market swoon, we thought it made sense to publish a piece of positively biased trivia.  The first chart below shows the percentage of times small caps have risen greater than 5% in a quarter.  […]

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