Why Advisory Board Is Poised to Pull Back
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, business research provider Advisory Board has received the dreaded one-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Advisory Board and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Washington, D.C. (1979)
CEO Robert Musslewhite (since 2008)
Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 YTears)
$95.2 million / $0
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 76% of the 74 members who have rated Advisory Board believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Ridiculously overvalued. Trading at 25x EV/EBITDA, 4x EV/Rev, 7x book value, 4x sales, 64x trailing earnings, 33x forward earnings. Come on now, this isn't a premium company.
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