NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- Shares of

Energy Solutions

(NYSE:

ES

) were gapping up Monday morning with an open price 12.2% higher than Friday's closing price. The stock closed at $3.43 Friday and opened today's trading at $3.85.

The average volume for Energy has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Energy has a market cap of $279.7 million and is part of the

industrial goods

sector and

materials & construction

industry. Shares are down 38.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

EnergySolutions, Inc. provides technology-based nuclear services to government and commercial customers primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.2, equal to the average materials & construction industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Energy as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full

Energy Ratings Report

.

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