Shares of Pizza Inn Holdings (Nasdaq:PZZI) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $3.07 as of 1:24 p.m. ET, 20.4% above Wednesday's closing price of $2.55. Volume is at 85,083, 1.8 times the daily average of 46,400.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Pizza Inn Holdings (Nasdaq: PZZI) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $3.07 as of 1:24 p.m. ET, 20.4% above Wednesday's closing price of $2.55. Volume is at 85,083, 1.8 times the daily average of 46,400.
Pizza Inn has a market cap of $19.3 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 64.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates and franchises pizza buffet, delivery/carry-out, and express restaurants under the Pizza Inn trademark in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.1, below the average leisure industry P/E ratio of 21.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. TheStreet Ratings rates Pizza Inn 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, good cash flow from operations and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Pizza Inn Ratings Report. See our top % gaining stocks list for other stocks that are soaring today, or get investment ideas from our investment research center.
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