5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: TeleNav

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Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, voice-guided navigation-systems specialist TeleNav (NAS: TNAV) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

TeleNav facts

HeadquartersSunnyvale, Calif.
Market Cap$323.9 million
IndustryApplication software
Trailing-12-Month Revenue$212.1 million
ManagementCo-Founder/Chairman/CEO H.P. Jin
Co-Founder/Chief Technology Officer Robert Rennard
Trailing-12-Month Return on Equity21.7%
Cash/Debt$193.2 million / $0
CompetitorsGarmin
Google
TomTom

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

On CAPS, 97% of the 107 members who have rated TeleNav believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Just last month, one of those Fools, All-Star TSIF, succinctly summed up the bull case for our community:

TeleNav specializes in personalized navigation and location based services. There are several company's, some new entering this field and barriers to entry seem small. On paper TeleNAV is rapidly growing its customer base and should have recurring services revenue. It does appear to maybe be spreading itself thin with the mobile advertising, but all segments seem to be firing currently. ... No debt, strong margins, solid cash flow, growing hiccups.

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