Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, natural gas and oil producer has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Devon and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Oklahoma City (1971)
Oil and gas exploration and production
CEO John Richels (since 2010)
CFO Jeffrey Agosta (since 2010)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$6.5 billion / $12.2 billion
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 97% of the 2,225 members who have rated Devon believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Just yesterday, one of those Fools, TMFrank, highlighted Devon as a bargain opportunity worth looking into: "Fairly cheap on a [price-to-book value] basis and a great balance sheet. Add in the potential for a continued rebound in Nat Gas prices, which would provide a decent catalyst, and this is good enough for a [CAPS] pick."
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The article Why Devon Energy Is Ready to Rebound originally appeared on Fool.com.
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