Navigant Consulting Stock Hits New 52-Week High (NCI)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Navigant Consulting (NYSE: NCI) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $14.50, above its previous 52-week high of $14.48 with 145,558 shares traded as of 12:19 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 221,500 shares over the past 30 days.

Navigant Consulting has a market cap of $727.1 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 23.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Navigant Consulting, Inc., a specialty consulting firm, provides services to companies in addressing the challenges of uncertainty, risk, distress, and significant change. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.8, above the average diversified services industry P/E ratio of 17.5 and equal to the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Navigant Consulting 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, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Navigant Consulting Ratings Report.

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