NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- Shares of

Gerber Scientific

(NYSE:

GRB

) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $10.87 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, 33.9% above Friday's closing price of $8.12. Volume is at 11.6 million, 217.1 times the daily average of 53,200.

Gerber Scientific has a market cap of $208.9 million and is part of the

industrial goods

sector and

industrial

industry. Shares are up 3.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Gerber Scientific, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, distributes, and services integrated automation equipment and software worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 48.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Gerber Scientific as a

TheStreet Recommends

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. You can view the full

Gerber Scientific Ratings Report

.

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