Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, radio frequency solutions supplier TriQuint Semiconductor (Nasdaq: TQNT) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

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

TriQuint facts

Headquarters (founded) Hillsboro, Ore. (1981)
Market Cap $889.4 million
Industry Semiconductors
Trailing-12-Month Revenue $896.1 million
Management CEO Ralph Quinsey (since 2002)
CFO Steven Buhaly (since 2007)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years) 11.8%
Cash/Debt $162.3 million / $0
Competitors Anadigics
RF Micro Devices
Skyworks Solutions

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

On CAPS, 97% of the 626 members who have rated TriQuint believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.  

Just last week, one of those Fools, NHWeston102, tapped TriQuint as an attractive turnaround opportunity:

Everything I have liked about [TriQuint] remains in place, especially the vital connection with Apple. If Apple was to buy [into the semiconductor] industry -- and I cannot say they will -- they'd pounce on [TriQuint]. Ready to recover soon.

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