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2. As of noon trading, Tempur-Pedic International ( TPX) is up $0.65 (1.8%) to $37.70 on average volume Thus far, 728,113 shares of Tempur-Pedic International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $36.50-$37.97 after having opened the day at $37.30 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $37.05.

Tempur-Pedic International Inc. engages in the manufacture, marketing, and distribution of bedding products in North America and internationally. It offers mattresses, pillows, and adjustable bed bases, as well as various cushions and other comfort products. Tempur-Pedic International has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 17.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Tempur-Pedic International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Tempur-Pedic International as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, premium valuation and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Tempur-Pedic International Ratings Report now.

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