2. As of noon trading, Cummins ( CMI) is up $0.92 (0.6%) to $154.24 on light volume. Thus far, 489,189 shares of Cummins exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $152.83-$154.87 after having opened the day at $153.32 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $153.32.

Cummins Inc. designs, manufactures, distributes, and services diesel and natural gas engines, and engine-related component products. It operates in four segments: Engine, Components, Power Generation, and Distribution. Cummins has a market cap of $27.6 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. Shares are up 8.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 11 analysts who rate Cummins a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Cummins as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Cummins Ratings Report now.

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