Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, seismic data provider ION Geophysical (NYS: IO) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at ION's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Oil and gas equipment and services
CEO Brian Hanson (since January 2012)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$62.4 million / $105.1 million
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 769 members who have rated ION believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Earning estimates and revenues up. P/E is decent, and cash flow also decent. Debt not too high, and should be able to make some decent gains. Insider buying was at closer to $6 but should still have some room to run.
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