Domino's Pizza Rises On Unusually High Volume (DPZ)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 1.2 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.1 times its average daily volume and trading up $2.44 (+4.3%) at $59.04 as of 2:16 p.m. ET.

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Domino's Pizza has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 30% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Domino's Pizza, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a pizza delivery company in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Domestic Stores, Domestic Supply Chain, and International. It sells and delivers pizzas under the Domino's Pizza brand name. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Domino's Pizza as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Domino's Pizza Ratings Report.

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