NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Linear Technology (Nasdaq: LLTC) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $39.01, above its previous 52-week high of $38.90 with 897,320 shares traded as of 10:50 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.1 million shares over the past 30 days. Linear Technology has a market cap of $8.77 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 11.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Linear Technology Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets various analog integrated circuits (ICs) worldwide.