5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: McGrath RentCorp

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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, business-to-business rental company McGrath RentCorp (NAS: MGRC) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

McGrath facts

Headquarters (founded)Livermore, Calif. (1979)
Market Cap$634.6 million
IndustryDiversified support services
Trailing-12-Month Revenue$348.6 million
ManagementCEO Dennis Kakures (since 2003)
CFO Keith Pratt (since 2006)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)13.8%
Cash/Debt$365.0 thousand / $292.1 million
Dividend Yield3.9%
CompetitorsContinental Resources
Electro Rent
Williams Scotsman

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

On CAPS, 89% of the 53 members who have rated McGrath believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Just yesterday, one of those bulls, All-Star TMFDeej, succinctly tapped McGrath as an inexpensive income opportunity: "A fairly cheap company that trades at a fraction of the replacement cost of its assets and has increased its dividend (currently a solid 3.8%) for [21 consecutive] years."

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