Deere Stock Hits New 52-Week High (DE)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Deere (NYSE: DE) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $91.82, above its previous 52-week high of $91 with 345,707 shares traded as of 9:40 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.7 million shares over the past 30 days.

Deere has a market cap of $35.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 5.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Deere & Company manufactures and distributes agriculture and turf equipment, and construction and forestry equipment worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.8, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Deere as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full Deere Ratings Report.

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