Western Refining Stock Hits New 52-Week High (WNR) - TheStreet

NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Western Refining

(NYSE:

WNR

) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $21.85, above its previous 52-week high of $21.81 with 366,828 shares traded as of 11:45 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.3 million shares over the past 30 days.

Western Refining has a market cap of $1.91 billion and is part of the

basic materials

sector and

energy

industry. Shares are up 61.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Western Refining, Inc. operates as an independent crude oil refiner and marketer of refined products. The company operates in three segments: Refining Group, Wholesale Group, and Retail Group. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.8, below the average energy industry P/E ratio of 35.6 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Western Refining as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income and generally poor debt management. You can view the full

Western Refining Ratings Report

.

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