Cablevision Systems Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (CVC)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Cablevision Systems (NYSE: CVC) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with six million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.1 times its average daily volume and trading down $1.58 (-10.2%) at $13.89 as of 11:51 a.m. ET.

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Cablevision Systems has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 3.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cablevision Systems Corporation operates as a telecommunications and media company. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Cablevision Systems as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, relatively poor performance when compared with the S&P 500 during the past year and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full Cablevision Systems Ratings Report.

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