NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Calamos Asset Management (Nasdaq: CLMS) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it traded at $17.41 compared with its previous 52-Week high of $17.40. Calamos Asset Management is changing hands at $17.36 with 12,821 shares traded as of 9:59 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 165,000 shares over the past 30 days.

Calamos Asset Management has a market cap of $34 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 21.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Calamos Asset Management Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm provides investment advisory services to individuals including high net worth individuals, and institutions. It also manages accounts for family offices and private foundations. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.3, below the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 18.4 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 21.9.

TheStreet Ratings rates Calamos Asset Management as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. You can view the full Calamos Asset Management Ratings Report.

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