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5 Stocks to Buy Under the Christmas Tree and Under $10 With Huge Upside Potential

Markforged

This off-the-radar idea holds some big upside potential. Markforged Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: MKFG) designs, develops and manufactures industrial 3D printers. The company offers end-to-end metal and carbon fiber 3D printers; 3D printers for continuous fiberglass reinforced parts; refined FFF 3D printers for micro carbon fiber filled nylon parts; fiber composite 3D printer; and FFF desktop 3D printer for micro carbon fiber filled nylon parts. It also offers 3D printing software.

The company is advancing its position as a leader in point-of-need production of industrial-strength end use parts with the FX20 printer. This new production-ready hardware prints the flame-retardant, high-performance thermoplastic material with ULTEM 9085 filament in combination with Markforged’s propriety Continuous Fiber Reinforcement printing technology for high-strength, heat resistant and higher performance parts that can meet the needs of the most demanding industries such as aerospace, defense, automotive and oil and gas.

Goldman Sachs recently started coverage and has a $6.50 price target, but the consensus target is much higher at $10.50. Shares recently have traded for $5.40 apiece.

Mercurity Fintech

This micro-cap financial services stock has plenty of upside to go with a very low stock price. Mercurity Fintech Holding Inc. (NASDAQ: MFH) engages in the design, development, creation, testing, installation, configuration, integration and customization of digital asset infrastructure solutions based on blockchain technologies in the British Virgin Islands and the Asia-Pacific region.

The company provides digital asset trading infrastructure solutions based on internet and blockchain technologies for traders, communities and liquidity providers. Its asset digitization platform provides blockchain-based digitalization solutions for traditional assets that include fiat currencies, bonds and precious metals. It also offers a decentralized finance platform that solves retail traders’ problems, cross-border payments services through NBpay and supplemental services for its platforms, such as customized software development, maintenance and compliance support services.

Raymond James has set a $5.25 price objective. The share price has been as high as $13.14 in the past year but was around $3.25 late last week.


These are five stocks for aggressive investors looking to get share count leverage on companies that have sizable upside potential. While not suited for all investors, they are not penny stocks with absolutely no track record or liquidity, and major Wall Street firms have research coverage.

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