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Top 5 Companies in the Health Care Supplies Industry With the Highest Beta (CERS, ALGN, OSUR, RTIX, ELGX)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Supplies 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.

Cerus Corp ranks highest with a a beta of 1.6. Align Technology is next with a a beta of 1.5. Orasure Tech ranks third highest with a a beta of 1.4.

Rti Surgical Inc follows with a a beta of 1.4, and Endologix Inc rounds out the top five with a a beta of 1.3.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Rti Surgical Inc on March 6th, 2020 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $3.37. Since that call, shares of Rti Surgical Inc have fallen 45.3%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: highest beta cerus corp align technology orasure tech rti surgical inc endologix inc

Ticker(s): CERS ALGN OSUR RTIX ELGX