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NEW YORK (
) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $56.50, above its previous 52-week high of $56.48 with 3.7 million shares traded as of 2:25 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 5.5 million shares over the past 30 days.
Directv has a market cap of $31.73 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 11.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.
DIRECTV provides digital television entertainment in the United States and Latin America. The company engages in acquiring, promoting, selling, and distributing digital entertainment programming primarily through satellite to residential and commercial subscribers. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.1, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Directv as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income, revenue growth and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full
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