J.M. Smucker Stock Hits New 52-Week High (SJM)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- J.M. Smucker (NYSE: SJM) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $90.29, above its previous 52-week high of $90.24 with 272,143 shares traded as of 1:01 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 566,900 shares over the past 30 days.

J.M. Smucker has a market cap of $9.75 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 3.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The J. M. Smucker Company engages in manufacturing and marketing branded food products primarily in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.8, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates J.M. Smucker as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full J.M. Smucker Ratings Report.

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