1-Star Stocks Poised to Plunge: Crocs?
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, footwear specialist Crocs (NAS: CROX) has received a distressing one-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Crocs' business, and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Niwot, Colo. (1999)|
|Market Cap||$1.6 billion|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$1.1 billion|
CEO John McCarvel (since 2010)
CFO Jeffrey Lasher (since 2011)
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||22.4%|
|Cash/Debt||$278.8 million / $11.3 million|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 29% of the 2,315 members who have rated Crocs believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 going forward.
A dog with fleas. Entirely dependent on the success of dumb-looking shoes with holes in them... textbook awful business model. Stock is a value trap and may not plummet short term, but long-term you'll wanna take this puppy to the vet, although I'm afraid there's not much hope.
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