NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Service Corporation International (NYSE: SCI) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 3.4 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.1 times its average daily volume and trading up $1.46 (+16.1%) at $10.55 as of 1:56 p.m. ET. Service Corporation International has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 10.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Service Corporation International provides deathcare products and services in the United States, Canada, and Germany. Its funeral service and cemetery operations consist of funeral service locations, cemeteries, funeral service/cemetery combination locations, crematoria, and related businesses. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3, equal to the average diversified services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 23.5.

TheStreet Ratings rates Service Corporation International as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, generally poor debt management and poor profit margins. You can view the full Service Corporation International Ratings Report.
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