NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- Shares of

Dynasil Corporation of America

(Nasdaq:

DYSL

) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $5 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, 33% above Tuesday's closing price of $3.76. Volume is at 41,964, 4.6 times the daily average of 9,200.

Dynasil Corporation of America has a market cap of $56.1 million and is part of the

technology

sector and

electronics

industry. Shares are down 23.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Dynasil Corporation of America, through its subsidiaries, engages in the development, manufacture, and marketing of optical products and optical instruments, as well as contract research in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.8, equal to the average electronics industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.1.

TheStreet Recommends

TheStreet Ratings rates Dynasil Corporation of America as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full

Dynasil Corporation of America Ratings Report

.

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