Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, business development company Triangle Capital (NYSE: TCAP ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Triangle and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Raleigh, N.C. (2002)
Chairman/CEO Garland Tucker, III
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
Cash / Debt
$60.1 million / $278.6 million
On CAPS, 98% of the 139 members who have rated Triangle believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Just yesterday, one of those Fools, sdffd, succinctly summed up the Triangle bull case for our community:
I love the dividend and it's a well managed company with a [return on equity] of [15%]. This is like a private equity ETF. You can go to their website and look at all of the companies that they own. Their holdings are well diversified and they have a ton of cash.
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