NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Renaissance Re Holdings

(NYSE:

RNR

) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $74.38, above its previous 52-week high of $73.93 with 46,209 shares traded as of 10:15 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 436,400 shares over the past 30 days.

Renaissance Re has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

insurance

industry. Shares are up 15.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance and insurance products and services worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Reinsurance and Individual Risk.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Renaissance Re as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its 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 somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. You can view the full

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