Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, hydraulic valve and manifold maker Sun Hydraulics (Nasdaq: SNHY ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Sun Hydraulics and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Sun Hydraulics facts
|Headquarters (founded)||Sarasota, Fla. (1970)|
|Market Cap||$635.5 million|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$211.0 million|
|Management||CEO Allen Carlson (since 2000)
CFO Tricia Fulton (since 2006)
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||20.8%|
|Cash/Debt||$84.3 million / $0|
|Competitors||Jet Research Development
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 1,324 members who have rated Sun Hydraulics believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Late last month, one of those Fools, dreamjob, succinctly summed up the Sun Hydraulics bull case for our community: "I am impressed with the high return on investment capital. There is [zero debt], and sales and earnings are growing at a nice pace. This looks like it is priced below intrinsic value as well."
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