4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Computer Sciences
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 (NYS: CSC) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
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
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