Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, luxury handbag maker Coach
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Coach's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||New York (1941)|
|Market Cap||$16.6 billion|
|Industry||Apparel, accessories and luxury goods|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$4.6 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Lew Frankfort
President/COO Jerry Stritzke
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||49.3%|
|Cash/Debt||$929.7 million / $23.5 million|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 93% of the 2,519 members who have rated Coach believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
People will always want to display high social status. Coach is not a trend, it is a well crafted, long lasting brand that represents wealth and social status. ... It has sustained epic [return on invested capita] for the past decade and longer. It is a cash cow and a consistently high grower w/ very low capital intensity. ... Coach is truly an all-star company selling at a great price.
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