Why InvenSense Is Ready to Rebound

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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, chip designer InvenSense has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

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

InvenSense facts

Headquarters (founded)

Sunnyvale, Calif. (2003)

Market Cap

$1.1 billion

Industry

Electronic components

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$168.8 million

Management

CEO Behrooz Abdi (since 2012)

CFO Alan Krock (since 2011)

Trailing-12-Month Return on Equity

26%

Cash/Debt

$117.6 million / $35 thousand

Competitors

Analog Devices

Robert Bosch

STMicroelectronics


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

On CAPS, 99% of the 453 members who have rated InvenSense believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Just yesterday, one of those Fools, NICKELSNICKELS, succinctly summed up the InvenSense bull case for our community: "Unique technology in a growing market with great past performance and a who's who customer list. The stock is beaten up for no real valid reasons. ... [InvenSense] is one company you do not want to miss on."

If you want to retire rich, you need to put together the best portfolio you can. Of course, despite its five-star rating, InvenSense may not be your top choice.

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The article Why InvenSense Is Ready to Rebound originally appeared on Fool.com.

Fool contributor Brian Pacampara has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool owns shares of InvenSense. 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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