NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Synopsys (Nasdaq: SNPS) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $30.93, above its previous 52-week high of $30.88 with 499,690 shares traded as of 2:20 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 901,300 shares over the past 30 days. Synopsys has a market cap of $4.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 13.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Synopsys, Inc. provides core electronic design automation (EDA) solutions primarily in the United States, Europe, Japan, and the rest of Asia Pacific. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.7, equal to the average electronics industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Synopsys as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. 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 Synopsys Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.