Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, independent oil refiner HollyFrontier (NYSE: HFC ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at HollyFrontier's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
| Headquarters (founded)
||Oil and gas refining and marketing
||CEO Michael Jennings
CFO Douglas Aron
|Return on Capital (average, past 3 years)
||$1.9 billion / $1.3 billion
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 724 members who have rated HollyFrontier believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Just yesterday, one of those Fools, All-Star Quaker08, tapped the stock as a particularly timely opportunity:
Nicely positioned to take advantage of low WTI price. [Wednesday's] inventory report shows supply is rising in Cushing. I don't think the Seaway pipeline will be able to stop supply glut. It will be interested to see if there are any other pipeline reversals in the coming months. Until then, [HollyFrontier] and mid-continent refiners are in a sweet spot.
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