NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Gentiva Health Services (Nasdaq: GTIV) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 1.1 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.1 times its average daily volume and trading down $1.65 (-10.8%) at $13.59 as of four p.m. ET.

Gentiva Health Services has a market cap of $550.1 million and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are down 42.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Gentiva Health Services, Inc. provides home health services and hospice care in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of nine, below the average health services industry P/E ratio of 9.7 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Gentiva Health Services as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Gentiva Health Services Ratings Report.

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