Allegheny Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (ATI)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Allegheny Technologies (NYSE: ATI) hit a new 52-week low Thursday as it is currently trading at $26.76, below its previous 52-week low of $27.61 with 1.2 million shares traded as of 10:05 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.4 million shares over the past 30 days.

Allegheny has a market cap of $3.39 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 33.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) engages in the production of specialty metals worldwide. It operates in three segments: High Performance Metals, Flat-Rolled Products, and Engineered Products. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.2, equal to the average industrial industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Allegheny as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full Allegheny Ratings Report.

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