Dillards Reaches New 52-Week High (DDS)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Dillards (NYSE: DDS) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $79.13, above its previous 52-week high of $78.75 with 305,052 shares traded as of 4:01 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 606,300 shares over the past 30 days.

Dillards has a market cap of $3.37 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 74.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Dillard's, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as fashion apparel, cosmetics, and home furnishing retailer in the United States. The company offers fashion apparel for women, men, and children, as well as accessories and other consumer goods. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.3, above the average retail industry P/E ratio of 8.2 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Dillards as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Dillards Ratings Report.

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