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) -- CYS Investments (NYSE: CYS) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $14.52, above its previous 52-week high of $14.50 with 1.3 million shares traded as of 11:30 a.m. ET. Average volume has been three million shares over the past 30 days. CYS Investments has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 1.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. No company description available. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3, above the average real estate industry P/E ratio of 4.5 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates CYS Investments as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's earnings per share has not been good. You can view the full CYS Investments Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center. FREE from Real Money's Jim Cramer: Winners and Losers Election 2012 - Steps to take NOW so you can profit no matter who is in charge! Free download now.