) --

Georgia Gulf



) hit a new 52-week low Friday as it is currently trading at $14.94, below its previous 52-week low of $15.10 with 443,955 shares traded as of 2:50 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 680,400 shares over the past 30 days.

Georgia Gulf has a market cap of $613.2 million and is part of the

basic materials

sector and


industry. Shares are down 35% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Georgia Gulf Corporation manufactures and markets chlorovinyl and aromatics chemicals, and vinyl-based building and home improvement products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Chlorovinyls, Building Products, and Aromatics. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.4, equal to the average chemicals industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

  • Practice your GGC trading strategies and win cash in our stock game.

TheStreet Ratings rates Georgia Gulf as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full

Georgia Gulf Ratings Report


See all

52-week low stocks

or get investment ideas from our

investment research center