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Tuesday Morning has the Highest Beta in the General Merchandise Stores Industry (TUES, FRED, DLTR, DG, TGT)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the General Merchandise Stores 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.

Tuesday Morning ranks highest with a a beta of 1.9. Fred's is next with a a beta of 1.1. Dollar Tree ranks third highest with a a beta of 0.9.

Dollar General follows with a a beta of 0.8, and Target rounds out the top five with a a beta of 0.8.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Dollar General on May 26th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $87.18. Since that recommendation, shares of Dollar General have risen 10.9%. We continue to monitor Dollar General for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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