Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Akamai Technologies (Nasdaq: AKAM) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $39.20, above its previous 52-week high of $39.14 with 1.7 million shares traded as of 12:20 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.8 million shares over the past 30 days. Akamai has a market cap of $6.68 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 16.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Akamai Technologies, Inc. provides content delivery and cloud infrastructure services for accelerating and improving applications over the Internet in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 36.6, above the average internet industry P/E ratio of 36.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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