NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Genworth Financial (NYSE: GNW) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $12.69, above its previous 52-week high of $12.66 with 3.1 million shares traded as of 12:56 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 8.9 million shares over the past 30 days. Genworth Financial has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 64.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Genworth Financial, Inc., a financial services company, provides insurance, wealth management, investment, and financial solutions in the United States and internationally. The company's U.S.