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) -- Williams Companies (NYSE: WMB) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $38.30, above its previous 52-week high of $38.24 with 1.2 million shares traded as of 11:11 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 6.5 million shares over the past 30 days. Williams Companies has a market cap of $25.44 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 15.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. The Williams Companies, Inc. operates as an energy infrastructure company. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.