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Relatively High Beta Detected in Shares of Lendingtree Inc in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance Industry (TREE, OCN, AGM, WSFS, UCFC)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance 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.

Lendingtree Inc ranks highest with a a beta of 1.3. Following is Ocwen Finl Corp with a a beta of 1.3. Fed Agri Mtg-C ranks third highest with a a beta of 1.2.

Wsfs Financial follows with a a beta of 1.2, and United Commty Fi rounds out the top five with a a beta of 1.2.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Lendingtree Inc on January 4th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $226.74. Since that recommendation, shares of Lendingtree Inc have risen 82.5%. We continue to monitor Lendingtree Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): TREE OCN AGM WSFS UCFC