Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, precious metals miner North American Palladium
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at North American Palladium's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
North American Palladium facts
|Headquarters (founded)||Toronto (1968)|
|Market Cap||$318.3 million|
|Industry||Precious metals and minerals|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$164.2 million|
|Management||President/CEO William Biggar
CFO Jeffrey Swinoga
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||(15.8%)|
|Cash/Debt||$23.4 million / $96.4 million|
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Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 1,121 members who have rated North American Palladium believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
[North American] auto demand soaring. Palladium prices rising, stock was hit unfairly in 2011 because of rare earth bubblish type losses. Stock fundamentals appear to be good. Electric cars will only represent 2% of automobiles on road by 2020. Demand for Palladium will be strong for a long time. Plus e-test regulation in [C]hina will become stricter in the future.
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