Market First Global's Shankar Sharma reveals the secret of his preference for small-cap stocks Updated : October 19, 2019 02:37 PM IST Despite his affinity for small caps, Shankar Sharma said the past 18-19 months have been obviously very brutal for such stocks. From 2013, the bull market in small caps started and these stocks beat the Nifty handily over the next four years, Sharma said. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.