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Bottom 5 Companies in the Communications Equipment Industry with the Lowest Relative Performance (AFOP, ARUN, ELX, PLCM, RVBD)

Published on Wed, 07/17/2013 - 07:46
By Robert Cotter

Below are five companies in the Communications Equipment industry that underperformed yesterday on a relative basis. This analysis was compiled based on yesterday's trading activity as we search for stocks that have could possible underperform its peers going forward.

Alliance Fiber Optic Products (NASDAQ:AFOP) ranks first with a loss of 2.53%; Aruba Networks (NASDAQ:ARUN) ranks second with a loss of 1.82%; and Emulex (NYSE:ELX) ranks third with a loss of 1.56%.

Polycom (NASDAQ:PLCM) follows with a loss of 1.53% and Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ:RVBD) rounds out the bottom five with a loss of 1.29%.

Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a variety of high performance fiber optic components and modular solutions for leading and emerging communications equipment manufacturers. The Company offers a broad product line of passive optical components including interconnect systems and couplers and splitters.

By Robert Cotter
rcotter@fnno.com