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Lowest Beta in the Residential REITs Industry Detected in Shares of BRT Realty Trust (BRT, PPS, AVB, ELS, ACC)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Residential 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.

BRT Realty Trust ranks lowest with a a beta of 0.3. Following is Post Properties with a a beta of 0.6. AvalonBay Communities ranks third lowest with a a beta of 0.6.

Equity Lifestyle Properties follows with a a beta of 0.6, and American Campus Communities rounds out the bottom five with a a beta of 0.6.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of BRT Realty Trust on February 25th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $6.23. Since that recommendation, shares of BRT Realty Trust have risen 15.8%. We continue to monitor BRT Realty Trust for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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