NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Caribou Coffee Company (Nasdaq: CBOU) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $18.64, above its previous 52-week high of $18.60 with 421,814 shares traded as of 4 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 252,700 shares over the past 30 days. Caribou Coffee has a market cap of $342.4 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 30.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Caribou Coffee Company, Inc. owns and operates coffeehouses. The company operates in three segments: Retail, Commercial, and Franchise. The Retail segment offers premium coffee and espresso-based beverages, food, specialty teas, whole bean coffee, branded merchandise, and related products. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.7, above the average leisure industry P/E ratio of 9.8 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Caribou Coffee as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Caribou Coffee Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.