NASDAQ:NICK - Nicholas Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$10.55 -0.24 (-2.22 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 08:12 AM ET)
Previous Close$10.79
Today's Range$10.4750 - $10.83
52-Week Range$7.90 - $12.50
Volume8,536 shs
Average Volume3,932 shs
Market Capitalization$136.17 million
P/E Ratio27.67
Dividend YieldN/A
Nicholas Financial, Inc. operates as a specialized consumer finance company in the United States. The company engages in acquiring and servicing automobile finance installment contracts for the purchase of new and used automobiles and light trucks. It also originates direct consumer loans and sells consumer-finance related products. As of March 31, 2018, the company operated 60 branch offices located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin. Nicholas Financial, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Clearwater, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Short-term business credit
Sub-IndustryConsumer Finance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NICK
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.75
Quick Ratio1.75


Trailing P/E Ratio27.67
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$83.92 million
Price / Sales1.59
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book Value$13.73 per share
Price / Book0.77


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-1,090,000.00
Net Margins-0.32%
Return on Equity2.88%
Return on Assets1.14%


Outstanding Shares12,620,000
Market Cap$136.17 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Nicholas Financial (NASDAQ:NICK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nicholas Financial's stock symbol?

Nicholas Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NICK."

How were Nicholas Financial's earnings last quarter?

Nicholas Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:NICK) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 1st. The credit services provider reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The credit services provider earned $19.40 million during the quarter. Nicholas Financial had a positive return on equity of 2.88% and a negative net margin of 0.32%. View Nicholas Financial's Earnings History.

When is Nicholas Financial's next earnings date?

Nicholas Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nicholas Financial.

Has Nicholas Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about NICK stock has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Nicholas Financial earned a news sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage 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 Nicholas Financial's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Nicholas Financial include Encore Capital Group (ECPG), Plumas Bancorp (PLBC), CPI Card Group (PMTS), Asta Funding (ASFI) and PwrCor (PWCO).

Who are Nicholas Financial's key executives?

Nicholas Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas W. Marohn, Pres, CEO, Sec. & Director (Age 46)
  • Ms. Katie L. MacGillivary, VP of Fin., Corp. Sec. & CFO (Age 39)
  • Mr. Chad Steinorth, VP
  • Ms. Kelly M. Malson, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Michael J. Marika, Chief Information Officer

Who are Nicholas Financial's major shareholders?

Nicholas Financial's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Magnolia Group LLC (12.61%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.31%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.00%), FMR LLC (3.52%) and JBF Capital Inc. (0.14%). Company insiders that own Nicholas Financial stock include Adam K Peterson, Douglas W Marohn, Kelly M Malson and Magnolia Capital Fund, Lp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nicholas Financial.

Which institutional investors are selling Nicholas Financial stock?

NICK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JBF Capital Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nicholas Financial.

Which institutional investors are buying Nicholas Financial stock?

NICK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Magnolia Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and FMR LLC. Company insiders that have bought Nicholas Financial stock in the last two years include Adam K Peterson, Douglas W Marohn, Kelly M Malson and Magnolia Capital Fund, Lp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nicholas Financial.

How do I buy shares of Nicholas Financial?

Shares of NICK 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 Nicholas Financial's stock price today?

One share of NICK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.55.

How big of a company is Nicholas Financial?

Nicholas Financial has a market capitalization of $136.17 million and generates $83.92 million in revenue each year. Nicholas Financial employs 299 workers across the globe.

What is Nicholas Financial's official website?

The official website for Nicholas Financial is

How can I contact Nicholas Financial?

Nicholas Financial's mailing address is 2454 MCMULLEN BOOTH RD BLDG C, CLEARWATER FL, 33759. The credit services provider can be reached via phone at 727-726-0763 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Nicholas Financial (NASDAQ NICK)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  88 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  95 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  183
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Nicholas Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NICK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NICK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by Staff

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