NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Stage Stores (NYSE: SSI) hit a new 52-week low Tuesday as it is currently trading at $12.14, below its previous 52-week low of $12.17 with 46,852 shares traded as of 11:37 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 383,000 shares over the past 30 days. Stage Stores has a market cap of $398.8 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 28.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Stage Stores, Inc. operates as a specialty department store retailer that offers branded and private label apparel, accessories, cosmetics, and footwear for women, men, and children in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.2, above the average retail industry P/E ratio of 13.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Stage Stores as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations 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 and poor profit margins. You can view the full Stage Stores Ratings Report. See all 52-week low stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.