Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, accounting software specialist Intuit
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Intuit's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Mountain View, Calif. (1983)|
|Market Cap||$17.8 billion|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$4.1 billion|
|Management||CEO Brad Smith (since 2008)
CFO R. Neil Williams (since 2008)
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||24.6%|
|Cash/Debt||$959.0 million / $999.0 million|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 95% of the 548 members who have rated Intuit believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
It's a very steady company. Great cash flow generator. The products are sticky. Their tax prep software is excellent. Their business accounting software is topnotch and top-dog. Margins for software company are obviously phenomenal. One worry is, they are losing on the Payroll and payments processing side.
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