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Netflix Inc has the Highest Beta in the Internet & Direct Marketing Retail Industry (NFLX, OSTK, EXPE, LTRPA, NTRI)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Internet & Direct Marketing Retail 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.

Netflix Inc ranks highest with a a beta of 1.4. Following is Overstock.Com with a a beta of 1.2. Expedia Inc ranks third highest with a a beta of 1.2.

Liberty Trp-A follows with a a beta of 1.2, and Nutrisystem Inc rounds out the top five with a a beta of 1.1.

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Keywords: highest beta netflix inc overstock.com expedia inc liberty trp-a nutrisystem inc

Ticker(s): NFLX OSTK EXPE LTRPA NTRI