NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Liberty Global (Nasdaq: LBTYA) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $79.16, above its previous 52-week high of $79.11 with 2.6 million shares traded as of 3:51 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.7 million shares over the past 30 days. Liberty Global has a market cap of $11 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 23% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Liberty Global, Inc. provides video, broadband Internet, and telephony services to residential and business customers primarily in Europe and Chile. The company operates in three segments: UPC/Unity Division, Telenet, and VTR Group.