Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, petroleum and natural gas company Penn West Petroleum has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Penn West and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Penn West facts
Calgary, Canada (1979)
Oil and gas exploration and production
CEO Murray Nuns
Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 97% of the 1,389 members who have rated Penn West believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Oversold and under the [trader's] radar. Pays nice dividend. [Fundamentally] sound company. Has nice long term history, good management. Start buying here. This is a gift. You can trade it or hold it and get paid.
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