NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Huntsman Corporation

(NYSE:

HUN

) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $20.04, above its previous 52-week high of $20 with 294,269 shares traded as of 9:41 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 3.1 million shares over the past 30 days.

Huntsman has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the

basic materials

sector and

chemicals

industry. Shares are up 24.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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Huntsman Corporation engages in the manufacture and sale of differentiated organic and inorganic chemical products worldwide. Its products comprise a range of chemicals and formulations, which are marketed to consumer and industrial customers.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Huntsman as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, robust revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. 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

Huntsman Ratings Report

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