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NEW YORK (

TheStreet

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Constellation Brands

(NYSE:

STZ

) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $54.11, above its previous 52-week high of $53.02 with 327,797 shares traded as of 10:01 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.5 million shares over the past 30 days.

Constellation has a market cap of $8.6 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 49.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Constellation Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces and markets beverage alcohol. The company has a P/E ratio of 26, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Constellation as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full

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