Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, energy services specialist FMC Technologies (NYSE: FTI ) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at FMC's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Houston (2000)|
|Market Cap||$9.8 billion|
|Industry||Oil and gas equipment and services|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$5.4 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO John Gremp
CFO Maryann Seaman
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||32.4%|
|Cash/Debt||$361.6 million / $743.0 million|
GE Oil & Gas
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 529 members who have rated FMC believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Very interesting company here. Provides subsea systems to offshore drillers. Estimates it can cut the cost of offshore drilling in half.
With the BP disaster firmly in the rearview mirror, I expect corporations and governments to continue to pursue more offshore drilling, especially as cheaper sources of oil continue to dwindle.
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