Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, chip designer InvenSense (NYSE: INVN) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

InvenSense facts

Headquarters (founded) Sunnyvale, Calif. (2003)
Market Cap $1.1 billion
Industry Electronic components
Trailing-12-Month Revenue $156.5 million
Management Founder/Chairman/CEO Steven Nasiri
CFO Alan Krock
Trailing-12-Month Return on Equity 27.6%
Cash/Debt $120.5 million / $42.0 thousand
Competitors Analog Devices
Robert Bosch

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

On CAPS, 98% of the 372 members who have rated InvenSense believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Earlier this summer, one of those bulls, FoolSolo, tapped the stock as a particularly attractive growth pick:

[InvenSense] integrated gyroscope and 6-axis motion sensors are in Android phones, tablets and lots of other devices. They have been advancing the technology, making their chips more power efficient, more capable. They got whacked when [STMicro] filed a law suit for patent infringement, but I think it's bogus, and [InvenSense] has counter-sued. I think [STMicro] is afraid of [InvenSense], and suing them is a way to try and slow them down. It will pass.

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