Great Wolf Stock Soars (WOLF)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Great Wolf Resorts (Nasdaq: WOLF) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $5.10 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, 21.7% above Monday's closing price of $4.19. Volume is at 1.4 million, 28.1 times the daily average of 49,900.

Great Wolf has a market cap of $104.2 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 44.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Great Wolf Resorts, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a family entertainment resort company in North America. It owns, licenses, operates, and develops family resorts featuring indoor waterparks and family-oriented entertainment activities under the Great Wolf Lodge name.

TheStreet Ratings rates Great Wolf as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. You can view the full Great Wolf Ratings Report.

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