Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, data-storage specialist EMC
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at EMC's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Hopkinton, Mass. (1979)|
|Market Cap||$58.1 billion|
|Industry||Computer storage and peripherals|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$20.0 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Joseph Tucci
CFO David Goulden
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||10.9%|
|Cash/Debt||$6.3 billion / $3.4 billion|
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Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 3,712 members who have rated EMC believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
EMC came out with a strong quarterly January 24th. No surprise here. The company was undervalued to begin with. ... I think that there is a running upside here as EMC runs with new storage strategies. Barclays targeted $34. Where are all the other analysts out there that should be raising their targets? CommVault seems to be overvalued by comparison. In a nut shell, this is a growth company trading at stalwart valuations. Outperform.
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