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Relatively Low Price to Book Ratio Detected in Shares of Fred's in the General Merchandise Stores Industry (FRED, TUES, TGT, BIG, DG)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the General Merchandise Stores industry with the lowest price to book ratios. Often companies with the lowest ratio present the greatest value to investors.

Fred's ranks lowest with a a price to book ratio of 1.01. Tuesday Morning is next with a a price to book ratio of 1.37. Target ranks third lowest with a a price to book ratio of 3.30.

Big Lots follows with a a price to book ratio of 3.82, and Dollar General rounds out the bottom five with a a price to book ratio of 3.99.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Fred's on August 4th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $14.03. Since that call, shares of Fred's have fallen 21.2%. 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): FRED TUES TGT BIG DG