Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, biopharmaceutical company Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

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

Celgene facts



Headquarters (founded)

Summit, N.J. (1980)

Market Cap

$41.8 billion



Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$5.5 billion


Chairman/CEO Robert Hugin

CFO Jacqualyn Fouse

Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)


Cash / Debt

$3.8 billion / $3.1 billion


Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

Pfizer (NYSE:PFE)


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

On CAPS, 96% of the 1,594 members who have rated Celgene believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Earlier this month, one of those Fools, EpikurFool, succinctly summed up the Celgene bull case for our community:

High expected earnings growth, extremely profitable, still attractive valuation. Core holding in health care business.

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