Genworth Financial Reaches New 52-Week High (GNW)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Genworth Financial (NYSE: GNW) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $15.28, above its previous 52-week high of $15.25 with 539,449 shares traded as of 9:50 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 8.1 million shares over the past 30 days.

Genworth Financial has a market cap of $7.33 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 102.4% 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. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.8, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Genworth Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Genworth Financial Ratings Report.

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