Edison International Stock Hits New 52-Week High (EIX)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Edison International (NYSE: EIX) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $48.36, above its previous 52-week high of $48.31 with 958,608 shares traded as of 12:25 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.3 million shares over the past 30 days.

Edison International has a market cap of $15.39 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 4.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Edison International, through its subsidiaries, engages in the generation and distribution of electric power. It operates in two segments, Electric Utility and Competitive Power Generation. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.4, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Edison International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Edison International Ratings Report.

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