1. As of noon trading, Basic Sanitation Company of the State of Sa ( SBS) is down $1.16 (-1.4%) to $82.10 on light volume Thus far, 135,619 shares of Basic Sanitation Company of the State of Sa exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 364,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $81.85-$83.48 after having opened the day at $81.98 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $83.26. Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de S o Paulo SABESP provides basic and environmental sanitation services; and supplies treated water on a wholesale basis to residential, commercial, industrial, and governmental customers in the State of S o Paulo. Basic Sanitation Company of the State of Sa has a market cap of $9.6 billion and is part of the utilities industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 51.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Basic Sanitation Company of the State of Sa a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Basic Sanitation Company of the State of Sa as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Basic Sanitation Company of the State of Sa Ratings Report now. If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the utilities sector could consider Utilities Select Sector SPDR ( XLU) while those bearish on the utilities sector could consider ProShares UltraShort Utilities ( SDP). A reminder about TheStreet Ratings group: 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.