Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, animated-movie maker DreamWorks Animation
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at DreamWorks' business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Glendale, Calif. (1985)|
|Market Cap||$1.5 billion|
|Industry||Movies and entertainment|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$678.6 million|
|Management||Co-Founder/CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg
CFO Lewis Coleman
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||9.6%|
|Cash/Debt||$81.2 million / $0|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 94% of the 1,182 members who have rated DreamWorks believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Never in the company's history has the stock been so low. Trading at book value ... these are [Warren Buffett] prices. ... My biggest concern is the home entertainment decline and the future of theaters in general. ... With a low valuation, no debt ... I think it's a good time to bet. Can you imagine a world where our children don't watch cartoons? I can't.
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