NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- McGraw-Hill Companies Incorporated (NYSE: MHP) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $49.20, above its previous 52-week high of $49.07 with 461,312 shares traded as of 11:05 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.9 million shares over the past 30 days. McGraw-Hill Companies has a market cap of $13.55 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 7.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. provides information services for the financial, education, commercial, and commodities markets worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.7, above the average media industry P/E ratio of 16.2 and equal to the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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