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Best Relative Performance in the Investment Banking & Brokerage Industry Detected in Shares of Lazard Ltd-Cl A (LAZ , EVR , GHL , ETFC , MS )

By Nick Russo

We looked at the Investment Banking & Brokerage industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Lazard Ltd-Cl A (NYSE:LAZ ) ranks first with a gain of 2.58%; Evercore Partn-A (NYSE:EVR ) ranks second with a gain of 2.36%; and Greenhill & Co (NYSE:GHL ) ranks third with a gain of 2.01%.

E*Trade Financia (NASDAQ:ETFC ) follows with a gain of 0.56% and Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 0.55%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of E*Trade Financia on February 27th, 2018 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $53.42. Since that recommendation, shares of E*Trade Financia have risen 20.8%. We continue to monitor E*Trade Financia for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance lazard ltd-cl a evercore partn-a Greenhill & Co e*trade financia Morgan Stanley