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5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Westport Innovations

Brian D. Pacampara
March 30, 2011

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 170,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, alternative fuel technologist Westport Innovations (Nasdaq: WPRT  ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Westport's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.

Westport facts

Headquarters (Founded)

Vancouver, Canada (1995)

Market Cap

$891.76 million


Pollution and treatment controls

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$154.15 million


Founder/CEO David Demers

CFO William Larkin

Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)



$185.7 million / $23.8 million

Sources: Capital IQ (a division of Standard & Poor's) and Motley Fool CAPS.

On CAPS, 99% of the 364 members who have rate