Why Culp Is Poised to Keep Popping

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, mattress fabrics manufacturer Culp has earned a respected four-star ranking.  

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

Culp facts



Headquarters (founded)

High Point, N.C. (1972)

Market Cap

$208.0 million



Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$268.8 million


Founder/Chairman Robert Culp

CEO Franklin Saxon



$28.8 million / $7.2 million

Dividend Yield



Bekaert Textiles

International Textile Group

Specialty Textiles

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

On CAPS, 89% of the 51 members who have rated Culp believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Just last month, one of those Fools, chris293, succinctly summed up the Culp bull case for our community:

This is a company tied into economy with goods that are always needed and really does well with an expanding economy which I suspect we may now have. The fabrics or textiles are a going thing for increased sales for new and replacement products in the offices, bedrooms, and who knows where? Culp, has the numbers and ratios that make it a leader in its industry.

If you want market-topping returns, you need to put together the best portfolio you can. Of course, despite its four-star rating, Culp may not be your top choice.

If that's the case, we've compiled a special free report for investors called, "The 3 Dow Stocks Dividend Investors Need," which uncovers a few other juicy income opportunities. The report is 100% free, but it won't be around forever, so click here to access it now.

The article Why Culp Is Poised to Keep Popping originally appeared on Fool.com.

Fool contributor Brian Pacampara has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. 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.

Copyright © 1995 - 2013 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story

Sign up for Finance Report by AOL and get everything from business news to personal finance tips delivered directly to your inbox daily!

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

People are Reading