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Advisory Board Company



) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $74.25, above its previous 52-week high of $74.16 with 27,403 shares traded as of 2:28 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 116,800 shares over the past 30 days.

Advisory Board has a market cap of $1.17 billion and is part of the


sector and

diversified services

industry. Shares are up 54.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Advisory Board Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of best practices research and analysis, business intelligence and software tools, and management and advisory services primarily in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 67, above the average diversified services industry P/E ratio of 66.3 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Advisory Board as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. You can view the full

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