NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Dynex Capital (NYSE: DX) hit a new 52-week low Friday as it is currently trading at $8.78, below its previous 52-week low of $8.81 with 200,785 shares traded as of 11:13 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 310,900 shares over the past 30 days. Dynex has a market cap of $364.5 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 19.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Dynex Capital, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a mortgage real estate investment trust (REIT). The company has a P/E ratio of 6.6, equal to the average real estate industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Dynex as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Dynex Ratings Report. See all 52-week low stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.