Constellation Stock Hits New 52-Week High (STZ)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $27.45, above its previous 52-week high of $27.44 with 3.7 million shares traded as of 11:25 a.m. ET. Average volume has been three million shares over the past 30 days.

Constellation has a market cap of $3.34 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 30.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Constellation Brands, Inc. produces and markets beverage alcohol in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.2, equal to the average food & beverage industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Constellation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. You can view the full Constellation Ratings Report.

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