NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Douglas Emmett (NYSE: DEI) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $23.05, above its previous 52-week high of $23.04 with 498,261 shares traded as of 12:25 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.6 million shares over the past 30 days. Douglas Emmett has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 25.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Douglas Emmett, Inc., a real estate investment trust, owns and operates office and multifamily properties in California and Hawaii. As of December 31, 2007, the company's office portfolio consisted of 48 properties and multifamily portfolio consisted of nine properties. The company has a P/E ratio of 2252, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Douglas Emmett as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. You can view the full Douglas Emmett Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.