Lennar Rises On Unusually High Volume (LEN)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Lennar Corporation (NYSE: LEN) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 10.2 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.1 times its average daily volume and trading up $1.05 (+3%) at $36.04 as of 11:06 a.m. ET.

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Lennar has a market cap of $5.68 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are down 9.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Lennar Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in homebuilding, financial services, and real estate businesses in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.7, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Lennar as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Lennar Ratings Report.

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