Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, silver producer Great Panther Silver (AMEX: GPL) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

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

Great Panther facts

Headquarters (founded) Vancouver, Canada (1965)
Market Cap $342.5 million
Industry Precious metals and minerals
Trailing-12-Month Revenue $54.2 million
Management President/CEO Robert Archer
Vice President/CFO Martin Brian Carsky
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years) 11.8%
Cash/Debt $35.2 million / $208.5 thousand
Competitors Bear Creek Mining
Fortuna Silver Mines
South American Silver

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

On CAPS, 96.5% of the 399 members who have rated Great Panther believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.  

Earlier this month, one of those Fools, slugger17, nicely summed up the bull case for our community:

I think precious metals will be the only safe haven as economies continue to struggle. It currently seems that the demand for silver will only go up from here. There will be some ups and downs but the overall picture seems to point to higher and higher prices over the next decade. Up until now [Great Panther] has been a well run company with little debt and good cash on hand. If they continue this trend, I think they can profit handsomely from the rise in the silver market and so will investors.

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