Why Cummins Is Poised to Outperform
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, diesel engine manufacturer Cummins has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Cummins and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Columbus, Ind. (1919)
Chairman/CEO Thomas Linebarger
Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)
$1.3 billion / $801.0 million
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 1,622 members who have rated Cummins believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Just last month, one of those Fools, macattk, succinctly summed up the Cummins bull case for our community: "Strong product line, company has good fundamentals -- strong cash flows, solid balance sheet and is positioned to benefit from next generation of engines and recovery of global economy over next several years."
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The article Why Cummins Is Poised to Outperform originally appeared on Fool.com.Fool contributor Brian Pacampara has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Cummins. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Cummins. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't 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.