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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- B&G Foods Inc (NYSE: BGS) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $21.55, above its previous 52-week high of $21.31 with 659,243 shares traded as of 10:40 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 422,300 shares over the past 30 days. B&G has a market cap of $885.5 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 43% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. B&G Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture, sale, and distribution of shelf-stable foods in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.5, below the average food & beverage industry P/E ratio of 18.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.