Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, oil and gas refiner Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Phillips 66's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Phillips 66 facts
|Headquarters (founded)||Houston (2011)|
|Market Cap||$26.2 billion|
|Industry||Oil and gas refining and marketing|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$177.5 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Greg Garland
CFO Greg Maxwell
|Trailing-12-Month Operating Margin||1.7%|
|Cash / Debt||$3.1 billion / $8.0 billion|
Shell Oil Products
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 99% of the 197 of the members who have rated Phillips 66 believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
A couple of months ago, one of those Fools, WealthLift, highlighted the stock as a particularly special selection: "Phillips 66 looks to be a good investment in the 2-3 years following its spin-off from [ConocoPhillips]. Empirical studies have proven that spin-off companies outperform the broader market by 20-30%, and we're partial to statistical analysis over emotional opinions any day."
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