FLIR Systems Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (FLIR)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- FLIR Systems (Nasdaq: FLIR) hit a new 52-week low Thursday as it is currently trading at $19.76, below its previous 52-week low of $19.77 with 496,154 shares traded as of 12:35 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.3 million shares over the past 30 days.

FLIR Systems has a market cap of $3.09 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are down 20.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

FLIR Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets thermal imaging systems worldwide. The company operates through two divisions, Commercial Systems and Government Systems. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.5, below the average aerospace/defense industry P/E ratio of 14.7 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates FLIR Systems as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full FLIR Systems Ratings Report.

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