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Relatively Low Beta Detected in Shares of Universal Security Instruments in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments Industry (UUU, MOCO, REFR, RLD, ORBK)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Electronic Equipment & Instruments 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.

Universal Security Instruments ranks lowest with a a beta of 0.2. Following is Mocon with a a beta of 0.4. Research Frontiers ranks third lowest with a a beta of 0.6.

RealD follows with a a beta of 0.7, and Orbotech rounds out the bottom five with a a beta of 0.8.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Research Frontiers on May 9th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $4.30. Since that call, shares of Research Frontiers have fallen 25.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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