Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, gaming equipment manufacturerInternational Game Technology (NYS: IGT) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at IGT's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Las Vegas (1980)
Casinos and gaming
CEO Patti Hart (since April 2009)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$271.1 million / $1.7 billion
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 94% of the 685 members who have rated IGT believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
New casinos are opening in a number of states, and as job growth continues to move forward, so does the gaming industry. It's reasonably priced and I don't see much downside. Worth a shot.
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