NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

SFN Group

(NYSE:

SFN

) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it traded at $13.55 compared with its previous 52-Week high of $13.48. SFN Group is changing hands at $13.49 with 46,403 shares traded as of 9:47 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 454,000 shares over the past 30 days. SFN Group has a market cap of $686.7 million and is part of the

services

sector and

diversified services

industry. Shares are up 36.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

SFN Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a strategic workforce solutions provider in the United States and Canada. The company operates in two segments, Professional Services and Staffing Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 41.9, below the average diversified services industry P/E ratio of 46.4 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 23.3.

TheStreet Ratings rates SFN Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, compelling growth in net income, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full

SFN Group Ratings Report

.

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