NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- ANSYS (Nasdaq: ANSS) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $64.73, above its previous 52-week high of $64.67 with 71,157 shares traded as of 10:44 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 361,100 shares over the past 30 days. ANSYS has a market cap of $5.67 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 11.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. ANSYS, Inc. engages in the development and marketing of engineering simulation software and services used by engineers and designers in aerospace, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, biomedical, energy, and defense industries. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.3, above the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio of 31.8 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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