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Best Relative Performance in the Investment Banking & Brokerage Industry Detected in Shares of Virtu Financia-A (VIRT , SCHW , AMTD , LAZ , IBKR )

By Shiri Gupta

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.

Virtu Financia-A (NASDAQ:VIRT ) ranks first with a gain of 2.30%; Schwab (Charles) (NYSE:SCHW ) ranks second with a gain of 1.51%; and Td Ameritrade Ho (NASDAQ:AMTD ) ranks third with a gain of 1.41%.

Lazard Ltd-Cl A (NYSE:LAZ ) follows with a gain of 1.19% and Interactive Brok (NASDAQ:IBKR ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.11%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Virtu Financia-A on May 9th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $31.00. Since that call, shares of Virtu Financia-A have fallen 29.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: relative performance virtu financia-a schwab (charles) td ameritrade ho lazard ltd-cl a interactive brok