Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, alternative fuel technologist Westport Innovations
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Westport's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Vancouver, Canada (1995)|
|Market Cap||$1.9 billion|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$315.2 million|
|Management||Founder/CEO David Demers
CFO William Larkin
|Trailing-12-Month Return on Equity||(41.2%)|
|Cash/Debt||$333.3 million / $88.3 million|
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Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 98% of the 1,649 of the members who have rated Westport believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Westport appears to be an innovator and a successful collaborator. Investing in [natural gas] is bound to be a turbulent ride, especially if petrol prices continue stable or fall. But I look at [natural gas] as I look at solar and wind: it's only a matter of time before we wise up and switch to sustainable sources of energy, and I'll be glad to have entered on the ground floor. As an investor, I have the time.
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