4-Star Blue Chips Poised to Outperform: Visa
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, credit card giant Visa (NYS: V) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Visa's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
San Francisco (1958)
Data processing and outsourced services
CEO Charles Scharf (since October 2012)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$2.8 billion / $0
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 95% of the 5,092 members who have rated Visa believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Who uses cash anymore? [V]isa is among the few pieces of plastic you can carry. ... They get paid when you swipe. ... Steadily profitable and they have raised the dividend hand over fist lately. [It's] a high P/E, zero debt company but the money just keeps on coming in. Stability in a world lacking it.
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The article 4-Star Blue Chips Poised to Outperform: Visa originally appeared on Fool.com.Fool contributor Brian Pacampara has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of MasterCard. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend American Express Company and Visa. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.