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5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: OmniVision

http://www.fool.com/retirement/general/2012/01/03/5-star-stocks-poised-to-pop-omnivision.aspx

Brian D. Pacampara
January 3, 2012

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, semiconductor image-sensor device specialist OmniVision Technologies (Nasdaq: OVTI  ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

OmniVision facts

Headquarters (Founded) Santa Clara, Calif. (1995)
Market Cap $714 million
Industry Semiconductors
Trailing-12-Month Revenue $1.02 billion
Management Co-Founder/Chairman/CEO Shaw Hong
CFO Anson Chan
Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years) 7%
Cash/Debt $465 million / $49.8 million

Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.

On CAPS, 95% of the 880 members who have rated OmniVision believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

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