NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Maxwell Technologies

(Nasdaq:

MXWL

) hit a new 52-week low Wednesday as it is currently trading at $6.50, below its previous 52-week low of $6.68 with one million shares traded as of 3:45 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 467,900 shares over the past 30 days.

Maxwell has a market cap of $202.7 million and is part of the

technology

sector and

electronics

industry. Shares are down 57.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Maxwell Technologies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets energy storage and power delivery products, and microelectronic products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 77.3, below the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 139.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Maxwell as a

sell

. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

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