NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Andersons (Nasdaq: ANDE) were gapping up Wednesday morning with an open price 10.2% higher than Tuesday's closing price. The stock closed at $40.65 Tuesday and opened today's trading at $44.79. The average volume for Andersons has been 217,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Andersons has a market cap of $751.8 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. The Andersons, Inc. engages in the agriculture and transportation businesses in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.8, equal to the average food & beverage industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 23.4. TheStreet Ratings rates Andersons as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins, weak operating cash flow and generally poor debt management. You can view the full Andersons Ratings Report.