NASDAQ:CPSS - Consumer Portfolio Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.73 +0.18 (+5.07 %) (As of 11/19/2018 12:14 PM ET)Previous Close$3.55Today's Range$3.54 - $3.7352-Week Range$3.18 - $4.70Volume395 shsAverage Volume17,169 shsMarket Capitalization$80.19 millionP/E Ratio4.44Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.36 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. operates as a specialty finance company in the United States. It purchases and services retail automobile contracts originated by franchised automobile dealers and select independent dealers in the sale of new and used automobiles, light trucks, and passenger vans. The company, through its automobile contract purchases, offers indirect financing to the customers of dealers with limited credit histories, low incomes, or past credit problems. It serves as an alternative source of financing for dealers, facilitating sales to customers who might not be able to obtain financing from commercial banks, credit unions, and the captive finance companies. The company also acquires installment purchase contracts in four merger and acquisition transactions; and offers financing directly to sub-prime consumers to facilitate their purchase of a new or used automobile, light truck, or passenger van. Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. services its automobile contracts through its branches in California, Nevada, Virginia, Florida, and Illinois. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Irvine, California. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Nondepository credit institutions Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:CPSS Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.consumerportfolio.com Phone949-753-6800 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio10.87 Current Ratio14.60 Quick Ratio14.60 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio4.44 Forward P/E Ratio7.31 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$434.38 million Price / Sales0.19 Cash Flow$1.4346 per share Price / Cash2.60 Book Value$8.45 per share Price / Book0.44 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.80 Net Income$3.76 million Net Margins-0.11% Return on Equity7.76% Return on Assets0.60% Miscellaneous Employees999 Outstanding Shares22,590,000Market Cap$80.19 million OptionableOptionable Consumer Portfolio Services (NASDAQ:CPSS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Consumer Portfolio Services' stock symbol? Consumer Portfolio Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CPSS." How will Consumer Portfolio Services' stock buyback program work? Consumer Portfolio Services announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Tuesday, July 25th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $10,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 9.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Consumer Portfolio Services' earnings last quarter? Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPSS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 17th. The credit services provider reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.01. The credit services provider had revenue of $95.63 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $98.81 million. Consumer Portfolio Services had a positive return on equity of 7.76% and a negative net margin of 0.11%. View Consumer Portfolio Services' Earnings History. When is Consumer Portfolio Services' next earnings date? Consumer Portfolio Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Consumer Portfolio Services. What price target have analysts set for CPSS? 2 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Consumer Portfolio Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $6.00. On average, they expect Consumer Portfolio Services' share price to reach $5.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 47.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Consumer Portfolio Services. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Consumer Portfolio Services? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Consumer Portfolio Services in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Consumer Portfolio Services. Has Consumer Portfolio Services been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about CPSS stock have trended very positive on Monday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Consumer Portfolio Services earned a media sentiment score of 3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the credit services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Consumer Portfolio Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Consumer Portfolio Services include Hexindai (HX), Easterly Acquisition (EACQ), Elevate Credit (ELVT), China Rapid Finance (XRF), Medallion Financial (MFIN), Senmiao Technology (AIHS), Golden Bull (DNJR), Security National Financial (SNFCA), Harvest Capital Credit (HCAP), NowAuto Group (CAFI), LM Funding America (LMFA), Blackhawk Network (HAWK) and WMIH (WMIH). Who are Consumer Portfolio Services' key executives? Consumer Portfolio Services' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Charles E. Bradley Jr., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58)Mr. Jeffrey P. Fritz, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)Mr. Michael T. Lavin, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 45)Ms. Teri L. Robinson, Sr. VP of Originations (Age 55)Ms. Laurie A. Straten, Sr. VP of Servicing (Age 49) Who are Consumer Portfolio Services' major shareholders? Consumer Portfolio Services' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.95%), Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. (3.94%) and BlackRock Inc. (3.55%). Company insiders that own Consumer Portfolio Services stock include Chris Terry, Citigroup Inc, Curtis K Powell, Daniel S Wood, Mark Creatura and Second Curve Capital Llc. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Consumer Portfolio Services. Which institutional investors are selling Consumer Portfolio Services stock? CPSS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Bridgeway Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Consumer Portfolio Services company stock in the last year include Chris Terry, Citigroup Inc, Curtis K Powell, Daniel S Wood and Second Curve Capital Llc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Consumer Portfolio Services. How do I buy shares of Consumer Portfolio Services? Shares of CPSS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Consumer Portfolio Services' stock price today? One share of CPSS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.73. How big of a company is Consumer Portfolio Services? Consumer Portfolio Services has a market capitalization of $80.19 million and generates $434.38 million in revenue each year. The credit services provider earns $3.76 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.80 on an earnings per share basis. Consumer Portfolio Services employs 999 workers across the globe. What is Consumer Portfolio Services' official website? The official website for Consumer Portfolio Services is http://www.consumerportfolio.com. How can I contact Consumer Portfolio Services? Consumer Portfolio Services' mailing address is 3800 Howard Hughes Parkway Suite 1400, Las Vegas NV, 89169. The credit services provider can be reached via phone at 949-753-6800 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Consumer Portfolio Services (NASDAQ CPSS)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 136 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 163 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 299MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Consumer Portfolio Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CPSS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CPSS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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