4. As of noon trading, MetroPCS Communications ( PCS) is up $8.65 (111.02) to $16.44 on average volume Thus far, 5.3 million shares of MetroPCS Communications exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 9.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $16.01-$16.99 after having opened the day at $16.37 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $7.79. MetroPCS Communications, Inc., a wireless telecommunications carrier, together with its subsidiaries, provides wireless broadband mobile services in the United States. MetroPCS Communications has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the telecommunications industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.2, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 19.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate MetroPCS Communications a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates MetroPCS Communications as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full MetroPCS Communications 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.