2. As of noon trading, Amphenol ( APH) is up $0.39 (0.5%) to $73.91 on light volume Thus far, 137,054 shares of Amphenol exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 677,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $73.50-$74.18 after having opened the day at $73.61 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $73.52.

Amphenol Corporation provides electrical, electronic, and fiber optic connectors; interconnect systems; and coaxial and specialty cables worldwide. Amphenol has a market cap of $11.9 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.0, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 13.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Amphenol a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Amphenol as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Amphenol Ratings Report now.

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