NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Check Point Software Technologies (Nasdaq: CHKP) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $53.57, above its previous 52-week high of $53.02 with 174,462 shares traded as of 9:46 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.7 million shares over the past 30 days. Check Point Software has a market cap of $10.18 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 10.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. develops, markets, and supports a range of software, and combined hardware and software products and services for information technology (IT) security worldwide.