NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The Shaw Group Inc (NYSE: SHAW) hit a new 52-week low Thursday as it is currently trading at $19.53, below its previous 52-week low of $19.61 with 266,562 shares traded as of 10:40 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.2 million shares over the past 30 days.

The Shaw Group has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are down 40.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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TheStreet Ratings rates The Shaw Group as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, generally weak debt management, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full The Shaw Group Ratings Report.

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