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NEW YORK (
) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $23.47, above its previous 52-week high of $23.39 with 1.8 million shares traded as of 12:20 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 5.3 million shares over the past 30 days.
Melco Crown Entertainment has a market cap of $12.49 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 35.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.
Melco Crown Entertainment Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the development, ownership, and operation of casino gaming and entertainment resort facilities primarily in Macau. The company has a P/E ratio of 41.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Melco Crown Entertainment as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full
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