Micros Systems Rises On Unusually High Volume (MCRS)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Micros Systems (Nasdaq: MCRS) is trading at unusually high volume Friday with 1.7 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading up $2.46 (+5.4%) at $47.90 as of 2:40 p.m. ET.

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Micros Systems has a market cap of $3.57 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 4.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

MICROS Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, markets, and services enterprise information solutions for the hospitality and specialty retail industries. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Micros Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Micros Systems Ratings Report.

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