Based on the aggregated intelligence of 160,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, public security specialist China Information Security Technology (Nasdaq: CPBY) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

China Information facts


Shenzhen, China

Market Cap

$266 million


IT consulting

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$101 million


CEO Jiang Huai Lin

CFO Kazmerzak You

Compound Annual Revenue and Net Income Growth (Over Past 3 Years)

104.4% and 74.4%

Cash / Debt

$13.5 million / $17.8 million


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Sources: Capital IQ (a division of Standard & Poor's) and Motley Fool CAPS.

On CAPS, 98% of the 407 members who have rated China Information believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward. These bulls include Subida and All-Star mrindependent, who is ranked in the top 1% of our community.

Just last week, Subida helped Fools feel secure with China Information's fundamentals:

Almost 14 Million in cash, with 2X current [assets] over [liabilities]. They have a nice fat margin being a tech co. ... While their rate of growth has slowed marginally, the company still has a lot of room to run and is, after all, growing. I like it.

In a pitch from one week earlier, mrindependent expands on that bullishness:

[China Information Security Technology] provides secure software solutions for the public sector in China. It seems to be favored by the government. Due to the company's link to government spending, it has managed to grow throughout this recession and it future growth prospects look bright. ... Historical returns on equity exceed 20% and historical sales growth is terrific.

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Fool contributor Brian Pacampara owns no position in any of the companies mentioned. CNOOC is a Motley Fool Global Gains pick. The Fool owns shares of Oracle. The Fool's disclosure policy always gets a perfect score.