Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, audio technology licensor Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

Dolby facts

Headquarters (founded)

San Francisco (1965)

Market Cap

$3.3 billion

Industry

Electronic components

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$926.3 million

Management

CEO Kevin Yeaman (since March 2009)

CFO Lewis Chew (since June 2012)

Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)

18.3%

Cash/Debt

$795.3 million / $0

Competitors

DTS (NASDAQ:DTSI)

SRS Labs

THX

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

On CAPS, 98% of the 4,064 members who have rated Dolby believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Earlier this week, one of those Fools, kram789, tapped Dolby as a particularly sound bargain opportunity:

Dolby is under valued. With their margins a P/E of 18 would not be out of line. The company has experienced some retraction in earnings and revenue, but has a history of excellent management and innovation. What we are really betting on is that they will innovate and be part of the next generation in computing.

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