2. As of noon trading, H&R Block ( HRB) is down $0.20 (-0.7%) to $28.53 on light volume Thus far, 1.6 million shares of H&R Block exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $28.36-$28.90 after having opened the day at $28.74 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $28.73. H&R Block, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of tax preparation and related services to the general public in the United States, Canada, and Australia. H&R Block has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 54.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate H&R Block a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates H&R Block as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, generally higher debt management risk and premium valuation. Get the full H&R Block Ratings Report now. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100%. See his top picks for 14-days FREE.