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) -- NYSE Euronext (NYSE: NYX) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 9.5 million shares changing hands. It is currently at four times its average daily volume and trading down $1.28 (-5%) at $24.33 as of 2:46 p.m. ET.
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NYSE Euronext has a market cap of $6.22 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 3.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. NYSE Euronext, through its subsidiaries, operates securities exchanges. It operates various stock exchanges, including the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), NYSE Arca, Inc., and NYSE Amex LLC in the United States; and five European-based exchanges that comprise Euronext N.V. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.5, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. TheStreet Ratings rates NYSE Euronext as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, poor profit margins and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full NYSE Euronext Ratings Report. See all heavy volume stocks in our stocks moving on unusual volume list or get investment ideas from our investment research center. FREE for a limited time only: Get TheStreet Ratings #1 Stock Report NOW!.