NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- AptarGroup (NYSE: ATR) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $53.86, above its previous 52-week high of $53.80 with 100,712 shares traded as of 11:36 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 171,800 shares over the past 30 days.

AptarGroup has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 11.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

AptarGroup, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of consumer product dispensing systems. The company operates in three segments: Beauty & Home, Closures, and Pharma. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.8, equal to the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates AptarGroup as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full AptarGroup Ratings Report.

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