Digital Generation Stock Soars (DGIT)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Digital Generation (Nasdaq: DGIT) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $12.13 as of 4 p.m. ET, 26.5% above Tuesday's closing price of $9.59. Volume is at 1.8 million, 4.4 times the daily average of 422,100.

Digital Generation has a market cap of $261.1 million and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are down 19.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Digital Generation, Inc. provides digital technology services that enable the electronic delivery of advertisements, syndicated programs, and video news releases to traditional broadcasters, online publishers, and other media outlets. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.5, below the average computer hardware industry P/E ratio of 20.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Digital Generation as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and deteriorating net income. You can view the full Digital Generation Ratings Report.

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