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Energy Focus is Among the Companies in the Electrical Components & Equipment Industry With the Lowest Beta (EFOI, POWL, LYTS, PLPC, EMR)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Electrical Components & Equipment 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.

Energy Focus ranks lowest with a a beta of 0.4. Following is Powell Industries with a a beta of 0.8. LSI Industries ranks third lowest with a a beta of 0.9.

Preformed Line Products follows with a a beta of 1.0, and Emerson Electric rounds out the bottom five with a a beta of 1.1.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Powell Industries on March 3rd, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $28.24. Since that recommendation, shares of Powell Industries have risen 39.1%. We continue to monitor Powell Industries for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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