Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, IT services specialist Computer Sciences
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Computer Sciences' business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Computer Sciences facts
|Headquarters (Founded)||Falls Church, Va. (1959)|
|Market Cap||$5.1 billion|
|Industry||Data processing and outsourced services|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$16.0 billion|
|Management||Newly appointed CEO Michael Laphen
CFO Michael Mancuso
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)||(15.8%)|
|Cash/Debt||$898.0 million / $2.7 billion|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 87% of the 301 members who have rated Computer Sciences believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
- Not much else. Can the news flow get any worse?
- SEC probe
- UK health care project failure
- Austerity drive by European governments
- Cyclical company
If you want to retire rich, you need to put together the best portfolio you can. Owning exceptional stocks is a surefire way to secure your financial future. Of course, despite its four-star rating, Computer Sciences may not be your top choice.
We've found another tech play we are incredibly excited about -- excited enough to dub it "The Only Stock You Need to Profit from the NEW Technology Revolution." We have compiled a special free report for investors to uncover this stock today. The report is 100% free, but it won't be here forever, so click here to access it now.
Want to see how well (or not so well) the stocks in this series are performing? Follow the new TrackPoisedTo CAPS account.
Fool contributor Brian Pacampara owns no position in any of the companies mentioned. The Fool owns shares of IBM. Motley Fool newsletter services have recommended buying shares of Accenture. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days.