Why Coach Is Poised to Bounce Back

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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 has earned a respected four-star ranking.

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

Coach facts

Headquarters (founded)

New York (1941)

Market Cap

$15.1 billion


Apparel, accessories, and luxury goods

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$5.1 billion


Chairman/CEO Lew Frankfort (Victor Luis will succeed Frankfort in 2014)

President/COO Jerry Stritzke

Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)



$1.1 billion / $985.0 thousand

Dividend Yield



Ralph Lauren

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

On CAPS, 94% of the 3,130 members who have rated Coach believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.   

Just yesterday, one of those Fools, VincentChua, tapped the stock as a particularly solid turnaround opportunity:

Transition time! Spells trouble for many but I see good opportunity for a buy. ... Credential of new CEO looks fantastic and looking forward to having him at the helm. I don't deny the future in the next few quarters seem unpredictable, but in long run, the company's culture is still [intact]. Until the earnings show otherwise, I'm in for a new horizon!  

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