NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- 3M (NYSE: MMM) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $115.52, above its previous 52-week high of $115.49 with 957,726 shares traded as of 11:30 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.8 million shares over the past 30 days. 3M has a market cap of $78.92 billion and is part of the conglomerates sector and conglomerates industry. Shares are up 23.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. 3M Company operates as a diversified technology company worldwide.