Valspar (VAL) Hits New Lifetime High Today

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Trade-Ideas LLC identified Valspar ( VAL) as a new lifetime high candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified Valspar as such a stock due to the following factors:

  • VAL has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $31.9 million.
  • VAL has traded 93,764 shares today.
  • VAL is trading at a new lifetime high.

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More details on VAL:

The Valspar Corporation manufactures and distributes various coatings, paints, and related products worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Coatings and Paints. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.4%. VAL has a PE ratio of 22.6. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Valspar a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

The average volume for Valspar has been 415,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Valspar has a market cap of $6.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. The stock has a beta of 1.11 and a short float of 1.9% with 4.00 days to cover. Shares are up 6.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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