Nu Skin Rises On Unusually High Volume (NUS)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Nu Skin (NYSE: NUS) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with 1.8 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.2 times its average daily volume and trading up $6.51 (+9.8%) at $73.08 as of 10:06 a.m. ET.

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Nu Skin has a market cap of $3.76 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 73.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. develops and distributes anti-aging personal care products and nutritional supplements under the Nu Skin and Pharmanex brands worldwide.

TheStreet Ratings rates Nu Skin as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and attractive valuation levels. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full Nu Skin Ratings Report.

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