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Enough top-performing CAPS members have turned bullish on Darling International
The collapse of commodities prices last year and the overall economic downturn took a toll not only on agriculture-based companies such as fertilizer makers Mosaic
Despite the current issues, many investors see great potential for biofuel demand worldwide in the long term. Darling is already pushing ahead in this area, recently developing a recycling and biofuel system with the City of San Francisco. As personal consumption picks up in countries such as China and India, the company could also see solid sales in export, which dropped in the fourth quarter.
And the free-cash-flow positive company has a balance sheet that gives it flexibility to maneuver through the downturn -- and even take advantage of it to expand -- making it a company that is hard to ignore for many CAPS members.
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