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Top 5 Companies in the Life Sciences Tools & Services Industry With the Highest Beta (FLDM, AXDX, PACB, NSTG, LMNX)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Life Sciences Tools & Services 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.

Fluidigm Corp ranks highest with a a beta of 1.9. Accelerate Diagn is next with a a beta of 1.6. Pacific Bioscien ranks third highest with a a beta of 1.5.

Nanostring Techn follows with a a beta of 1.4, and Luminex Corp rounds out the top five with a a beta of 1.3.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Fluidigm Corp on December 11th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $2.95. Since that recommendation, shares of Fluidigm Corp have risen 34.1%. We continue to monitor Fluidigm Corp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): FLDM AXDX PACB NSTG LMNX