NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- IESI-BFC (NYSE: BIN) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it traded at $25.39 compared with its previous 52-Week high of $25.34. IESI-BFC is changing hands at $25.36 with 208,157 shares traded as of 12:52 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 318,300 shares over the past 30 days.

IESI-BFC has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 3.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

IESI-BFC Ltd., through its subsidiaries, operates as a vertically integrated waste management company. It provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services. IESI-BFC Ltd. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.3, below the average materials & construction industry P/E ratio of 32.8 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.2.
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TheStreet Ratings rates IESI-BFC as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has not been very careful in the management of its balance sheet. You can view the full IESI-BFC Ratings Report.

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