NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- PAETEC (Nasdaq: PAET) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 6.5 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.1 times its average daily volume and trading down 27 cents (-2.3%) at $11.61 as of 4 p.m. ET.

PAETEC has a market cap of $789.8 million and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 15.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

PAETEC Holding Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides integrated broadband communications services to business and end-user customers primarily in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates PAETEC as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full PAETEC Ratings Report.

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