NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Charles River Laboratories International I (NYSE: CRL) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with three million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.8 times its average daily volume and trading down $1.83 (-4.9%) at $35.77 as of 2:55 p.m. ET.

Charles River Laboratories International I has a market cap of $2 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 5.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. provides research models and laboratory animal support expertise to help its global partners advance their research and drug development efforts.

TheStreet Ratings rates Charles River Laboratories International I as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and generally poor debt management. You can view the full Charles River Laboratories International I Ratings Report.

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