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Archer-Daniels-Midland is Among the Companies in the Agricultural Products Industry With the Highest Beta (ADM, LMNR, ALCO, DAR, FDP)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Agricultural Products industry with the highest betas. Higher-beta stocks mean greater volatility and are therefore generally considered to be riskier but also may provide the potential for higher returns.

Archer-Daniels-Midland ranks highest with a a beta of 1.0. Following is Limoneira with a a beta of 0.9. Alico ranks third highest with a a beta of 0.8.

Darling International follows with a a beta of 0.8, and Fresh Del Monte Produce rounds out the top five with a a beta of 0.8.

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