Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, diversified holding company Loews
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Loews' business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||New York (1954)|
|Market Cap||$15.4 billion|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$14.1 billion|
|Management||Co-Chairman Andrew Tisch
Co-Chairman Jonathan Tisch
CEO James Tisch
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||7.9%|
|Cash/Debt||$6.0 billion / $9.0 billion|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 94% of the 618 members who have rated Loews believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
I've been watching Loews for a while, getting an understanding of the business, and a few things are clear:
1) This is a well-run company. Management is smart by every definition.
2) Financials are solid.
3) At $37, it really appears to be a good value for long-term buy.
I'm jumping in.
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