Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, oil and gas producer Bill Barrett (NYSE: BBG ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Bill Barrett's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Bill Barrett facts
|Headquarters (founded)||Denver (2002)|
|Market Cap||$1.3 billion|
|Industry||Oil and gas exploration and production|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$783.7 million|
|Management||Co-Founder/Chairman/CEO Fredrick Barnett
CFO Robert Howard
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||4.9%|
|Cash/Debt||$57.3 million / $882.2 million|
|Competitors||Caerus Oil and Gas LLC
Plains Exploration & Production
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 92% of the 198 members who have rated Bill Barrett believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Low cost natty and oil producer in some prime regions out west. Selling at its 10yr PV. Migrating to more liquid gases and oil from dry natty. Natty/energy stocks have been in the toilet over the last 6 months, but long-term the value will be recognized. Yet if natty stays depressed then the wait could be long. Be patient.
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