UBS Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (UBS)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- UBS (NYSE: UBS) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 5.1 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down 37 cents (-2.3%) at $16.07 as of 3:21 p.m. ET.

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UBS has a market cap of $63.52 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 5.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

UBS AG, a financial services firm, provides wealth management, asset management, and investment banking products and services to private, corporate, and institutional clients worldwide. The company is also involved in retail and commercial banking in Switzerland. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.3, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates UBS as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and feeble growth in its earnings per share. You can view the full UBS Ratings Report.

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