1. As of noon trading, Nuance Communications ( NUAN) is up $0.31 (1.5%) to $20.47 on average volume Thus far, 1.5 million shares of Nuance Communications exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $20.17-$20.56 after having opened the day at $20.25 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $20.16. Nuance Communications, Inc. provides voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. Nuance Communications has a market cap of $6.4 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 79.7, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 17.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Nuance Communications a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Nuance Communications as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Nuance Communications Ratings Report now. If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the computer software & services industry could consider iShares S&P NA Tech Software Idx ( IGV) while those bearish on the computer software & services industry could consider ProShares Ultra Short Technology ( REW). 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.