NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Stericycle Incorporated

(Nasdaq:

SRCL

) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it traded at $88.94 compared with its previous 52-Week high of $88.28. Stericycle is changing hands at $88.46 with 50,509 shares traded as of 10:07 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 515,500 shares over the past 30 days.

Stericycle has a market cap of $7.3 billion and is part of the

industrial goods

sector and

materials & construction

industry. Shares are up 6.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Stericycle, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides regulated waste management and related services in the United States, Canada, Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Ireland, Portugal, Romania, and the United Kingdom. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.9, equal to the average materials & construction industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Stericycle as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. You can view the full

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