Ryland Group (NYSE:RYL) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $29.20, above its previous 52-week high of $28.71 with 520,833 shares traded as of 12:35 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.5 million shares over the past 30 days.
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) -- Ryland Group (NYSE: RYL) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $29.20, above its previous 52-week high of $28.71 with 520,833 shares traded as of 12:35 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.5 million shares over the past 30 days. Ryland Group has a market cap of $1.27 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 79.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. The Ryland Group, Inc. operates as a homebuilder and a mortgage-finance company in the United States. It engages in the design, construction, and sale of homes, as well as provides mortgage, title insurance, escrow, and insurance services. The company has a P/E ratio of 2830, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Ryland Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, premium valuation and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Ryland Group 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.