NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Smart Balance

(Nasdaq:

SMBL

) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 1.8 million shares changing hands. It is currently at four times its average daily volume and trading down 14 cents (-2.6%) at $5.30 as of 4 p.m. ET.

Smart Balance has a market cap of $292.9 million and is part of the

consumer goods

sector and

food & beverage

industry. Shares are up 25.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Smart Balance, Inc., a consumer food products company, distributes various food products in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 37, below the average food & beverage industry P/E ratio of 62.1 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Smart Balance as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full

Smart Balance Ratings Report

.

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