NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

SCANA

(NYSE:

SCG

) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $43.26, above its previous 52-week high of $43.19 with 73,451 shares traded as of 9:50 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 769,900 shares over the past 30 days.

SCANA has a market cap of $5.31 billion and is part of the

utilities

sector and

utilities

industry. Shares are up 3.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

SCANA Corporation and its subsidiaries engage in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity to retail and wholesale customers in South Carolina. It owns nuclear, coal, hydro, oil and gas, and biomass generating facilities. The company has a P/E ratio of 14, above the average utilities industry P/E ratio of 13.7 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates SCANA as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, notable return on equity and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full

SCANA Ratings Report

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