The computer hardware industry closed the day up 0.9%. Hauppauge Digital ( HAUP), Lantronix Inc ( LTRX), Rimage Corporation ( RIMG), and Pinnacle Data Systems Inc ( PNS) were all winners today within the computer hardware industry with Cisco Systems Inc ( CSCO) being today's featured computer hardware winner. Cisco Systems Inc rose 26 cents (1.5%) to $17.25 on average volume. Throughout the day, 65.5 million shares of Cisco Systems Inc exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 73.8 million shares. Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet protocol (IP)-based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. Cisco Systems Inc has a market cap of $92 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.6, equal to the average computer hardware industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 15.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. TheStreet Ratings rates Cisco Systems as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow.