Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, offshore energy service specialist GulfMark Offshore (NYS: GLF) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at GulfMark's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Oil and gas equipment and services
CEO Bruce Streeter (since 2006)
Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)
$113.0 million / $306.1 million
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 99% of the 447 members who have rated GulfMark believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
GulfMark shares are up from $32 to about $50 since it bottomed in [August]. The 2 yr performance has been steadily over the S&P yield with consistent positive trending. Management recently commissioned construction of 6 new vessels, indicating their confidence in future growth.
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