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NEW YORK (
) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $31.23, above its previous 52-week high of $31.20 with 1.7 million shares traded as of 12:15 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 3.3 million shares over the past 30 days.
Sysco has a market cap of $18.11 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are up 5.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.
Sysco Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the marketing and distribution of a range of food and related products primarily to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.2, equal to the average wholesale industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Sysco as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, increase in stock price during the past year, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full
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