Morningstar has the Lowest Beta in the Publishing Industry (MORN, AHC, WPO, TRI, LEE)
Below are the three companies in the Publishing 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.
Morningstar ranks lowest with a a beta of 0.7. Following is AH Belo with a a beta of 0.8. The Washington Post ranks third lowest with a a beta of 0.8.
Thomson Reuters follows with a a beta of 0.9, and Lee Enterprises rounds out the bottom five with a a beta of 0.9.
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