Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, iron ore royalty trust Mesabi Trust (NYSE: MSB ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Mesabi's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||New York (1919)|
|Market Cap||$337.3 million|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$34.6 million|
|Compound Annual Revenue and Net Income Growth (over past 5 years)||13.9% and 14.1%|
|Cash/Debt||$1.2 million / $0|
Great Northern Iron Ore Properties
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 295 of the members who have rated Mesabi believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
It appears that the slowing down of demand in China has already been factored into the stock [price]. I have a soft spot for [Mesabi] since I bought it under $10 when the US steel industry was declared [dead on arrival]. However, increased domestic industrial demand from [AK Steel], auto makers, appliance makers etc. make this cheap stock a buy and a great income pick.
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