4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Pacer International
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, transportation and logistics services specialist Pacer International (NAS: PACR) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Pacer's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Dublin, Ohio (1974)|
|Market Cap||$140.1 million|
|Industry||Air freight and logistics|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$1.5 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Daniel Avramovich|
CFO John Hafferty, Jr.
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||8.5%|
|Cash/Debt||$9.0 million / $0|
JB Hunt Transport Services
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 93% of the 370 members who have rated Pacer believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Pacer has a strong enough balance sheet to see the turnaround of its logistics segment through. Management credibility with regards to the turnaround was earned by saving the company from death and rebuilding its intermodal segment. Although the near term outlook is bleak, expectations for Pacer are low and longer term business economics and growth prospects are attractive.
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