Gaylord Entertainment Stock Hits New 52-Week High (GET)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Gaylord Entertainment (NYSE: GET) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $39.43, above its previous 52-week high of $39 with 90,080 shares traded as of 9:45 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 718,100 shares over the past 30 days.

Gaylord Entertainment has a market cap of $1.88 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 60.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Gaylord Entertainment Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a hospitality and entertainment company in the United States. The company primarily focuses on the large group meetings and conventions sector of the lodging market. The company has a P/E ratio of 104.1, below the average leisure industry P/E ratio of 106.9 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Gaylord Entertainment 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 revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has not been very careful in the management of its balance sheet. You can view the full Gaylord Entertainment Ratings Report.

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