4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Credit Acceptance
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, auto loan provider Credit Acceptance (NAS: CACC) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Credit Acceptance's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Credit Acceptance facts
|Headquarters (Founded)||Southfield, Mich. (1972)|
|Market Cap||$2.01 billion|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$425 million|
|Management||Founder/Chairman Donald Foss|
CEO Brett Roberts
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)||36.6%|
|Competitors||First Investors Financial Services Group|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 74% of the 87 members who have rated Credit Acceptance believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
I think this stock may make a big move in the next few weeks. It has been forming a classic cup and handle pattern over the past 6 months. In the past couple of weeks it has been forming the handle to shake-off weary investors before the next big move. It has consistent EPS growth, high ROE, and the number of outstanding shares have been decreasing. If it doesn't blow up first because of their risky loans or because of their high leverage, I think this one could trade as high as $200 based upon EPS growth.
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