Terex Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (TEX)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Terex (NYSE: TEX) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with 4.7 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down $2.14 (-6.2%) at $32.62 as of 3:46 p.m. ET.

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Terex has a market cap of $3.96 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 23.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Terex Corporation operates as an equipment manufacturer of specialized machinery products. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.1, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Terex as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. You can view the full Terex Ratings Report.

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