NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Repsol YPF (NYSE: REP) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it traded at $33.79 compared with its previous 52-Week high of $33.74. Repsol YPF is changing hands at $33.79 with 83,968 shares traded as of 9:42 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 764,500 shares over the past 30 days. Repsol YPF has a market cap of $40.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 19.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Repsol YPF, S.A., an integrated oil and gas company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil and natural gas primarily Spain and Argentina. The company has a P/E ratio of 10, below the average energy industry P/E ratio of 20.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 22.6. TheStreet Ratings rates Repsol YPF as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally poor debt management on most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full Repsol YPF Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.