Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Ryman Hospitality Properties (NYSE: RHP) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $45.99, above its previous 52-week high of $45.84 with 21,603 shares traded as of 9:46 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.2 million shares over the past 30 days. Ryman has a market cap of $2.34 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 17.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a hospitality and entertainment company in the United States. The company primarily focuses on the large group meetings and conventions sector of the lodging market.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Ryman as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Ryman Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center. It's Official: Action Alerts PLUS beats the S&P 500 with Dividends Reinvested! Cramer and Link were up 16.72% in 2012. Were you? See what they are trading for 14-days FREE.