HomeAway Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (AWAY)
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- HomeAway (AWAY">AWAY) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with 2.1 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down $1.82 (-5.4%) at $31.99 as of 11:01 a.m. ET.
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HomeAway has a market cap of $2.68 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 45.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.
HomeAway, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates an online marketplace for the vacation rental industry worldwide. Its vacation rental properties include homes, condominiums, villas, and cabins to the public on a nightly, weekly, or monthly basis. The company has a P/E ratio of 178.1, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates HomeAway as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, robust revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. You can view the full HomeAway Ratings Report.
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