3. As of noon trading, MasTec ( MTZ) is up $0.92 (3.0%) to $31.01 on heavy volume Thus far, 1.5 million shares of MasTec exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 957,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $28.27-$31.28 after having opened the day at $29.79 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $30.09.

MasTec, Inc., an infrastructure construction company, engages in engineering, building, installing, maintaining, and upgrading energy, communication, and utility infrastructure in North America. MasTec has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 21.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate MasTec a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates MasTec as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full MasTec Ratings Report now.

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