Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, mobile game publisher Glu Mobile (Nasdaq: GLUU ) has received a distressing two-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Glu Mobile's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Glu Mobile facts
|Headquarters (founded)||San Francisco (2001)|
|Market Cap||$308.7 million|
|Industry||Home entertainment software|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$66.2 million|
|Management||CEO Niccolo de Masi (since 2010)
CFO Eric Ludwig (since 2008)
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||(88.8%)|
|Cash/Debt||$32.2 million / $0|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 14% of the 186 members who have rated Glu Mobile believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 going forward.
The "freemium" model it's pursuing isn't as easy as it looks. It's also burning through cash growing the business and has no lines of credit meaning dilutive stock offerings or expensive debt may be in its future.
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