NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Lowe's Companies (NYSE: LOW) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $44.54, above its previous 52-week high of $44.51 with 1.2 million shares traded as of 11 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 7.9 million shares over the past 30 days. Lowe's Companies has a market cap of $46.96 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 24.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Lowe’s Companies, Inc. operates as a home improvement retailer. It offers products for maintenance, repair, remodeling, and home decorating.
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