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Top 5 Companies in the Electronic Components Industry With the Highest Beta (BDC, ROG, KN, VSH, GLW)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Electronic Components 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.

Belden Inc ranks highest with a a beta of 1.8. Following is Rogers Corp with a a beta of 1.4. Knowles Corp ranks third highest with a a beta of 1.4.

Vishay Intertech follows with a a beta of 1.3, and Corning Inc rounds out the top five with a a beta of 1.2.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Corning Inc on January 30th, 2020 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $27.61. Since that call, shares of Corning Inc have fallen 26.6%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: highest beta belden inc rogers corp knowles corp vishay intertech corning inc