Based on the aggregated intelligence of 170,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, electronic manufacturing services Plexus (Nasdaq: PLXS) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

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

Plexus facts

Headquarters (Founded) Neenah, Wis. (1979)
Market Cap $1.3 billion
Industry Electronic manufacturing services
Trailing-12-Month Revenue $2.15 billion
Management CEO Dean Foate (since 2002)
CFO Ginger Jones (since 2007)
Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years) 12.8%
Cash / Debt $149.5 million / $132.95 million
Competitors Flextronics International (Nasdaq: FLEX)
Jabil Circuit (NYSE: JBL)
Sanmina-SCI (Nasdaq: SANM)

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

On CAPS, 94% of the 377 members who have rated Plexus believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward. These bulls include AnchorageAK and rymico.

Late last year, AnchorageAK touched on the tailwinds working in Plexus' favor:

Pressure to continuously innovate and improve high tech and electronic products should keep Plexus services in demand. Low debt, high cash, growing company. ... This one is undervalued.

Plexus even sports an industry-topping three-year average operating margin of 4.6%. That's roughly double that of rivals like Flextronics (2.1%), Jabil (2.4%), and Sanmina (2.6%).

CAPS member rymico expands on the outperform argument:

Not just a manufacturer ... [Plexus] streamlines products and services through a value added design which helps lower costs and time-to-market. Been doing well in Asia over the last year and their investment in a new facility in Malaysia will only help them improve further.

What do you think about Plexus, or any other stock for that matter? If you want to retire rich, you need to put together the best portfolio you can. Owning exceptional stocks is a surefire way to secure your financial future, and on Motley Fool CAPS, thousands of investors are working every day to find them. CAPS is 100% free, so get started!

Fool contributor Brian Pacampara owns no position in any of the companies mentioned. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days.

We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Fool's disclosure policy always gets a perfect score.