4-Star Bargain Stocks Set to Bounce Back: Coach

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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, luxury-handbag maker Coach (NYS: COH) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

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

Coach facts

Headquarters (founded)

 New York (1941)

Market Cap

$15.8 billion

Industry

Apparel, accessories, and luxury goods

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$4.8 billion

Management

Chairman/CEO Lew Frankfort
President/COO Jerry Stritzke

Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)

53.3%

Cash/Debt

$917.2 million/$23.4 million

Dividend Yield

2.2%

Competitors

Gap (NYS: GPS)
Ralph Lauren
(NYS: RL)
Tiffany
(NYS: TIF)


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

On CAPS, 93% of the 2,721 members who have rated Coach believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Just last month, one of those bulls, fellow Fool Andy Cross (TMFOpie), tapped Coach as a still-attractive long-term opportunity:

Strong global brand, international opportunities, great merchandizing leadership. Stock has been mediocre because of slip-ups in the US and worries on China growth. But over the next 3-5 years Coach is a winner.

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The article 4-Star Bargain Stocks Set to Bounce Back: Coach originally appeared on Fool.com.

Fool contributor BrianPacampara has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Coach and Tiffany & Co. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Coach. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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