Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, retail REIT Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Ramco-Gershenson's and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (Founded)||Boca Raton, Fla. (1988)|
|Market Cap||$612.1 million|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$126.9 million|
|Management||CEO Dennis Gershenson (since 1996)
CFO Gregory Andrews (since 2010)
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)||(2.8%)|
|Cash/Debt||$4.2 million / $530.7 million|
CBL & Associates
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 20% of the 55 members who have rated Ramco-Gershenson believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 going forward.
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