Genworth Financial Rises On Unusually High Volume (GNW)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Genworth Financial (NYSE: GNW) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with 18.8 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.1 times its average daily volume and trading up 24 cents (+2.4%) at $10.27 as of 4 p.m. ET.

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Genworth Financial has a market cap of $4.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 33.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Genworth Financial, Inc., a financial services company, provides insurance, wealth management, investment, and financial solutions in the United States and internationally. The company's U.S. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.3, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Genworth Financial as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. You can view the full Genworth Financial Ratings Report.

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