Colfax Reaches New 52-Week High (CFX)

Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model.

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $50.95, above its previous 52-week high of $50.93 with 101,778 shares traded as of 10:29 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 826,200 shares over the past 30 days.

Colfax has a market cap of $5.01 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 25.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Colfax Corporation, a diversified industrial manufacturing and engineering company, provides gas- and fluid-handling and fabrication technology products and services to commercial and governmental customers worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 79.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

  • EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys Stocks Under $10 that he thinks could potentially double. See what he's trading today with a 14-day FREE pass.

TheStreet Ratings rates Colfax as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Colfax Ratings Report.

See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.

3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more..
null

If you liked this article you might like

Analysts' Actions -- Comcast, Netflix, Nokia, Zillow and More

Insider Trading Alert - VOXX, NTCT And CFX Traded By Insiders

Finding Inspiration in Transition

Finding Inspiration in Transition

Colfax Corp.'s New CFO Has a Winning Record

Colfax Corp.'s New CFO Has a Winning Record

Analysts' Actions -- Applied Materials, Best Buy, Alphabet, Noble Energy and More