US Airways Group Reaches New 52-Week High (LCC)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- US Airways Group (NYSE: LCC) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $16.98, above its previous 52-week high of $16.54 with 2.3 million shares traded as of 10:16 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 8.3 million shares over the past 30 days.

US Airways Group has a market cap of $2.65 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 24.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

US Airways Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides air transportation for passengers and cargo. The company has a P/E ratio of five, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates US Airways Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full US Airways Group Ratings Report.

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