NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Ryland Group

(NYSE:

RYL

) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $21.32, above its previous 52-week high of $21.15 with 3.1 million shares traded as of 2:25 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.6 million shares over the past 30 days.

Ryland Group has a market cap of $820.7 million and is part of the

industrial goods

sector and

materials & construction

industry. Shares are up 20.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Ryland Group, Inc. operates as a homebuilders and a mortgage-finance company in the United States. Its operations in homebuilding process range from design, construction, and sale to mortgage origination, title insurance, escrow, and insurance services to its homebuyers.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Ryland Group as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management and poor profit margins. You can view the full

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