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. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.