NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Global Cash Access Holdings

(NYSE:

GCA

) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $8.55, above its previous 52-week high of $8.51 with 467,076 shares traded as of 12 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 683,100 shares over the past 30 days.

Global Cash Access has a market cap of $541.1 million and is part of the

financial

sector and

financial services

industry. Shares are up 86.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Global Cash Access Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides cash access and data intelligence services and solutions to the gaming industry in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.2, below the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 59.1 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

  • Sign up for TheStreet's FREE Dividend and Income Investor Newsletter

TheStreet Ratings rates Global Cash Access as a

hold

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

Global Cash Access Ratings Report

.

See all

52-week high stocks

or get investment ideas from our

investment research center

.

null