Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, government services specialist Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

Engility facts

Headquarters

Chantilly, Va.

Market Cap

$279.3 million

Industry

Aerospace and defense

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$2.0 billion

Management

CEO Anthony Smeraglinolo
CFO Michael Alber

Trailing-12-Month Operating Margin

8.6%

Competitors

General Dynamics
Lockheed Martin
Northrop Grumman

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

On CAPS, all 26 of the members who have rated Engility believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Earlier this month, one of those Fools, All-Star TMFDeej, tapped Engility as a particularly special bargain opportunity: "Keeping an eye on this spin-off from L-3 communications. Yes Engility was loaded up with debt, yes the Defense sector is a tough one to be in, but this stock is cheap enough that if [Engility] can manage its business properly and pay down its debt it could be a big winner over the next several years."

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