NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Hill International (NYSE: HIL) were gapping up Tuesday morning with an open price 12.7% higher than Monday's closing price. The stock closed at $4.16 Monday and opened today's trading at $4.69.

The average volume for Hill International has been 269,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hill International has a market cap of $199.3 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 35.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Hill International, Inc. provides fee-based project management and construction claims services worldwide. It operates through two segments, Project Management Group and Construction Claims Group. The company has a P/E ratio of 34.7, equal to the average diversified services industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Hill International as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Hill International Ratings Report.

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