Teva Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (TEVA)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NYSE: TEVA) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with 16.3 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.8 times its average daily volume and trading down $2.07 (-5%) at $39.60 as of 2:41 p.m. ET.

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Teva has a market cap of $36.91 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 5.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited develops, manufactures, and sells pharmaceutical products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.5, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Teva as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full Teva Ratings Report.

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