Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, aircraft component manufacturer Triumph Group (NYSE:TGI) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

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

Triumph facts



Headquarters (founded)

Berwyn, Pa. (1993)

Market Cap

$3.5 billion


Aerospace and defense

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$3.6 billion


CEO Jeffry Frisby (since 2009)

CFO M. David Kornblatt (since 2007)

Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)



$30.7 million / $1.1 billion

Dividend Yield



Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT)

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC)

Spirit AeroSystems Holdings (NYSE:SPR)

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

On CAPS, 97% of the 247 members who have rated Triumph believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Just last week, one of those bulls, brenoboyle, succinctly summed up the Triumph bull case for our community: "Large backlog for aerospace orders should lead to continuing revenue growth. Only positive earnings surprises for the past 6 quarters, trades at the bottom of its 5 year valuation in trailing P/E."

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