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Shares of Campus Crest Communities Rank the Highest in Terms of Beta in the Residential REITs Industry (CCG, AIV, SUI, UMH, EDR)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Residential REITs 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.

Campus Crest Communities ranks highest with a a beta of 1.0. Apartment Investment & Management is next with a a beta of 0.7. Sun Communities ranks third highest with a a beta of 0.7.

UMH Properties follows with a a beta of 0.7, and Education Realty Trust rounds out the top five with a a beta of 0.7.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Campus Crest Communities on October 7th, 2015 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $5.51. Since that recommendation, shares of Campus Crest Communities have risen 27.2%. We continue to monitor Campus Crest Communities for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): CCG AIV SUI EDR