5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: National Oilwell Varco
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, oil field services specialist National Oilwell Varco (NYS: NOV) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at National Oilwell and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Oil and gas equipment and services
Chairman/CEO Merrill Miller, Jr.
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$1.7 billion / $1.5 billion
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 99% of the 3,611 members who have rated National Oilwell believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Price has recently been beaten down despite increasing earnings, low P/E, and good valuation. I'm adding to my current position. I believe domestic oil production will continue to rise despite concerns about restrictions on fracking.
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