NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- Shares of

Guess

(NYSE:

GES

) were gapping up Thursday morning with an open price 12.1% higher than Wednesday's closing price. The stock closed at $40.10 Wednesday and opened today's trading at $44.96.

The average volume for Guess has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Guess has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

retail

industry.

Guess , Inc. designs, markets, distributes, and licenses lifestyle collections of apparel and accessories for men, women, and children. It offers collections of denim and cotton clothing, including jeans, pants, overalls, skirts, dresses, shorts, blouses, shirts, jackets, and knitwear.

TheStreet Ratings rates Guess as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, increase in stock price during the past year and impressive record of earnings per share growth. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full

Guess Ratings Report

.

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