NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Parametric Technology Corporation (Nasdaq: PMTC) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $27.90, above its previous 52-week high of $27.75 with 976,321 shares traded as of 1:30 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.2 million shares over the past 30 days. Parametric Technology has a market cap of $2.55 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 46.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Parametric Technology Corporation develops, markets, and supports product lifecycle management (PLM) software solutions and services that help companies design products, manage product information, and enhance product development processes worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 34.1, above the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio of 30.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Parametric Technology as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full Parametric Technology Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.