3. As of noon trading, Adobe Systems ( ADBE) is down $0.34 (-0.8%) to $44.27 on light volume Thus far, 563,924 shares of Adobe Systems exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $44.27-$44.68 after having opened the day at $44.55 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $44.61. Adobe Systems Incorporated operates as a diversified software company worldwide. It offers a line of software and services used by creative professionals, marketers, knowledge workers, application developers, enterprises, and consumers. Adobe Systems has a market cap of $22.4 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 18.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. TheStreet Ratings rates Adobe Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Adobe Systems 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.