Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, truck rental company Ryder System (NYSE: R ) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Ryder's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Miami (1933)|
|Market Cap||$2.3 billion|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$6.2 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Gregory Swienton
President/COO Robert Sanchez
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||9.7%|
|Cash/Debt||$120.7 million / $3.6 billion|
Penske Truck Leasing
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 81% of the 166 members who have rated Ryder believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Despite all the surrounding challenges, Ryder continues to demonstrate, quarter after quarter, and year after year, strong and solid growth. Ryder's business model and infrastructure puts the company in a unique position. I think the numbers tell the story, and Ryder's strong performance is witnessed even in one of the worst economic crisis in history.
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