4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Copano Energy
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, natural gas transporter Copano Energy (NAS: CPNO) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Copano's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Market Cap||$2.6 billion|
|Industry||Oil and gas storage and transportation|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$1.3 billion|
|Management||CEO Bruce Northcutt (since 2009)|
CFO Carl Luna (since 2009)
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||(4.7%)|
|Cash/Debt||$57.0 million / $998.1 million|
Enterprise Products Partners
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 353 members who have rated Copano believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Above average yield & surging shale production that should bolster [Copano's] pipeline cash flow growth. Plus several joint ventures with some of the other leading pipeline companies, along with changes to management golden parachute terms, make [Copano a] potential buyout.
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