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Relatively High Beta Detected in Shares of Gannett Co Inc in the Publishing Industry (GCI, MDP, SCHL, NWSA, NWS)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Publishing industry with the highest betas. Higher-beta stocks mean greater volatility and are therefore generally considered to be riskier but also may provide the potential for higher returns.

Gannett Co Inc ranks highest with a a beta of 1.1. Following is Meredith Corp with a a beta of 1.0. Scholastic Corp ranks third highest with a a beta of 1.0.

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

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Gannett Co Inc and will alert subscribers who have GCI in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

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