Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, fuel logistics company World Fuel Services has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at World Fuel, and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
World Fuel facts
Oil and gas refining and marketing
CEO Michael Kasbar (since 2012)
CFO Ira Birns (since 2007)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$139.4 million / $287.2 million
Mercury Air Group
Sun Coast Resources
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 95% of the 321 members who have rated World Fuel believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
[A]s I read about this company and what they do, I like where they are going and their acquisitions seem to jive with their core competency. I put my low end target as [$50 per share] with an opportunistic target of [$55] which should come about when their latest acquisition starts to show up in their financials.
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