3. As of noon trading, Legg Mason ( LM) is down $0.31 (-0.8%) to $38.98 on light volume. Thus far, 283,106 shares of Legg Mason exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $38.98-$39.41 after having opened the day at $39.33 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $39.29. Legg Mason, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. The firm through its subsidiaries provides investment management and related services to institutional and individual clients, company-sponsored mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles. Legg Mason, Inc. Legg Mason has a market cap of $4.7 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 52.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Legg Mason a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Legg Mason as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Legg Mason Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.