NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Vasco Data Security International (Nasdaq: VDSI) were gapping up Thursday morning with an open price 17.5% higher than Wednesday's closing price. The stock closed at $6.28 Wednesday and opened today's trading at $7.38.

The average volume for Vasco Data Security International has been 337,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Vasco Data Security International has a market cap of $222.9 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 22.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, marketing, and support of hardware and software security systems that manage and secure access to information assets worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.3, equal to the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Vasco Data Security International as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Vasco Data Security International Ratings Report.

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