NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Comstock Resources (NYSE: CRK) hit a new 52-week low Friday as it is currently trading at $13.68, below its previous 52-week low of $13.69 with 822,364 shares traded as of 1:15 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.3 million shares over the past 30 days. Comstock has a market cap of $796.6 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 5.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Comstock Resources, Inc., an energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas properties in the United States.