NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Liberty Entertainment Group Series A (Nasdaq: LSTZA) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 1.6 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.1 times its average daily volume and trading up $1.90 (+2.8%) at $70 as of 3:16 p.m. ET.

Liberty Entertainment Group Series A has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 2.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Liberty Starz Group, through its subsidiary, Starz, LLC, focuses primarily on video programming businesses in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.3, above the average media industry P/E ratio of 4.3 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Liberty Entertainment Group Series A as a buy. 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Liberty Entertainment Group Series A Ratings Report.

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