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New Media Invest is Among the Companies in the Publishing Industry With the Lowest Beta (NEWM, DJCO, NYT, NWS, NWSA)

By James Quinn

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.

New Media Invest ranks lowest with a a beta of 0.8. Following is Daily Journal with a a beta of 0.8. New York Times-A ranks third lowest with a a beta of 0.9.

News Corp-Cl B follows with a a beta of 0.9, and News Corp-Cl A rounds out the bottom five with a a beta of 1.0.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of New Media Invest on March 7th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $12.43. Since that call, shares of New Media Invest have fallen 24.9%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): NEWM NYT NWS NWSA