NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Greatbatch

(NYSE:

GB

) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $28.90, above its previous 52-week high of $28.89 with 191,216 shares traded as of 1:14 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 150,700 shares over the past 30 days.

Greatbatch has a market cap of $661.6 million and is part of the

health care

sector and

health services

industry. Shares are up 18.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Greatbatch, Inc. provides technology solutions for medical and industrial applications. The company operates in two segments, Greatbatch Medical and Electrochem Solutions. The company has a P/E ratio of 17, equal to the average health services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Greatbatch as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full

Greatbatch Ratings Report

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