Jupiter US Smaller Companies PLC is a United Kingdom-based investment trust. Its investment objective is to achieve long-term capital growth by investing in a diversified portfolio of quoted United States smaller and medium-sized companies. The Investment Adviser, Jupiter Asset Management Limited, takes a risk-averse approach to investment, emphasizing capital preservation. The Company has adopted a disciplined and relatively conservative investment style that focuses on companies with a franchise, free cash flow and insider ownership by management, and whose shares are considered by the Investment Adviser to be cheap at the time of investment. The company's Alternative Investment Manager is Jupiter Unit Trust Managers Limited.