NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

IHS

(NYSE:

IHS

) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $102.90, above its previous 52-week high of $102.10 with 31,090 shares traded as of 9:45 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 293,600 shares over the past 30 days.

IHS has a market cap of $6.62 billion and is part of the

technology

sector and

computer software & services

industry. Shares are up 18.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

IHS Inc. provides critical information and insight products and services. The company has a P/E ratio of 52.2, above the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio of 51.9 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates IHS as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full

IHS Ratings Report

.

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