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5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: MSC Industrial

Brian D. Pacampara
October 22, 2012

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, MSC Industrial (NYSE: MSM  ) , which distributes metalworking, maintenance, repair and operations supplies, has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

MSC Industrial facts



Headquarters (Founded)

Southfield, Mich. (1941)

Market Cap

$4.4 billion


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