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Alexandria Real Estate Equities is Among the Companies in the Office REITs Industry With the Lowest Beta (ARE, FSP, BMR, GOV, PDM)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Office REITs industry with the lowest betas. Lower-beta stocks mean minimal volatility and are therefore generally considered to be a less risk and offer more stable returns.

Alexandria Real Estate Equities ranks lowest with a a beta of 0.6. Following is Franklin Street Properties with a a beta of 0.6. BioMed Realty Trust ranks third lowest with a a beta of 0.7.

Government Propertiesome Trust follows with a a beta of 0.7, and Piedmont Office Realty Trust rounds out the bottom five with a a beta of 0.7.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Government Propertiesome Trust on February 26th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $14.73. Since that recommendation, shares of Government Propertiesome Trust have risen 35.8%. We continue to monitor Government Propertiesome Trust for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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