2. As of noon trading, Trimble Navigation ( TRMB) is up $0.40 (1.56) to $26.40 on average volume Thus far, 749,476 shares of Trimble Navigation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $25.90-$26.42 after having opened the day at $25.99 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $26.00.

Trimble Navigation Limited designs and distributes positioning products and applications enabled by global positioning system (GPS), optical, laser, and wireless communications technology. Trimble Navigation has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 12.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Trimble Navigation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Trimble Navigation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Trimble Navigation Ratings Report now.

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