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Alaska Air Group



) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $61.70, above its previous 52-week high of $60.79 with 62,152 shares traded as of 10:09 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 709,300 shares over the past 30 days.

Alaska Air Group has a market cap of $4.26 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 41.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Alaska Air Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.8, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Alaska Air Group as a


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

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