Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, robotic medical device maker Hansen Medical
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Hansen's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (Founded)||Mountain View, Calif. (2002)|
|Market Cap||$198 million|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$22.1 million|
|Management||CEO Bruce Barclay (since 2010)
CFO Peter Mariani (since 2011)
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)||(102.1%)|
|Cash/Debt||$52.2 million / $29.1 million|
Johnson & Johnson
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 95% of the 593 members who have rated Hansen believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
[Hansen] sells disruptive technology. ... After a long period of marketing, hospitals are starting to enter in to deals with the company to use their products -- most notably a robotic catheter placement system. The chart is showing a nice "cup with a handle pattern" with support around $3.50. I own shares in the company; it is my favorite speculative investment.
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