PRA Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:PRAA)

About PRA Group

PRA Group logoPRA Group, Inc. (PRA Group), formerly Portfolio Recovery Associates, Inc., is a financial and business services company with operations in the Americas and Europe. The Company is engaged in the acquisition and collection of nonperforming loans in the Americas and Europe. Its business focuses upon the acquisition, collection, and processing of both unpaid and normal-course accounts receivable originally owed to credit grantors, government entities and others. Its primary business is the purchase, collection and management of portfolios of nonperforming consumer loans. It provides fee-based services, including contingent collections of nonperforming loans in Europe; vehicle location, skip tracing and collateral recovery for auto lenders, government entities and law enforcement; revenue administration, audit and debt discovery services for local government entities, and class action claims recovery services and related payment processing. It has developed Bankruptcy Management System.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Business Services
  • Sub-Industry: Consumer Finance
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: PRAA
  • CUSIP: 73640Q10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $41.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.62
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $34.40
  • 52-Week Range: $20.00 - $42.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.64
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.70
  • P/E Growth: 0.97
  • Market Cap: $1.94B
  • Outstanding Shares: 46,345,000
  • Beta: 1.49
  • Net Margins: 15.87%
  • Return on Equity: 17.26%
  • Return on Assets: 4.93%
  • Current Ratio: 1.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.25%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $33.75 (19.45% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/9/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Mkt PerformView Rating Details
10/11/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$42.00View Rating Details
9/20/2016William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
6/7/2016First AnalysisInitiated CoverageOverweightView Rating Details
2/26/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$47.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$61.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016JMP SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2016Q3$0.71$0.68$229.85 million$222.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q2$0.83$0.83$227.92 million$228.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q1$0.94$0.85$239.93 million$224.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q4$1.03$1.03$237.99 million$230.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$1.16$0.99$259.80 million$235.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215$1.15$1.06$249.13 million$237.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$1.12$1.19$250.30 million$245.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2015Q414$1.11$0.96$247.40 million$250.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q314$1.11$1.12$251.10 million$239.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.91$0.87$199.89 million$197.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.87$0.86$193.68 million$193.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q413$0.90$0.91$185.95 million$184.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.87$0.93$181.86 million$197.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$2.25$2.56$174.90 million$182.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$2.10$2.26$165.63 million$169.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$1.99$2.10$147.50 million$154.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312$1.85$1.96$144.87 million$150.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$1.64$1.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012$1.32$1.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$1.52$1.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$1.50$1.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$1.44$1.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$1.29$1.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$1.12$1.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.88 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.30 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20168$0.86$1.20$1.04
Q2 20163$0.75$0.83$0.80
Q3 20163$0.62$0.76$0.71
Q4 20163$0.68$0.75$0.71
Q1 20173$0.75$0.78$0.77
Q2 20173$0.82$0.85$0.84
Q3 20173$0.79$0.85$0.83
Q4 20172$0.83$0.90$0.87
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.70%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/18/2016Michael J PetitInsiderSell5,500$34.26$188,430.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2016Michael J PetitInsiderSell5,000$34.23$171,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016Michael J PetitInsiderSell15,000$34.21$513,150.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Michael J PetitInsiderSell8,300$28.93$240,119.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2016Michael J PetitInsiderSell3,000$28.11$84,330.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Geir OlsenDirectorBuy25,000$27.03$675,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016David N RobertsDirectorBuy40,000$25.25$1,010,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015David N RobertsDirectorBuy10,000$33.84$338,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015Judith S ScottEVPSell3,000$63.61$190,830.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2015Judith S ScottEVPSell3,000$62.38$187,140.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2015Neal SternEVPSell3,512$62.37$219,043.44View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Steven D FredricksonCEOSell7,500$63.28$474,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2015Neal SternEVPSell3,902$62.88$245,357.76View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Christopher B GravesEVPSell5,000$62.01$310,050.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2015Christopher B GravesEVPSell4,000$59.76$239,040.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Neal SternEVPSell4,336$57.84$250,794.24View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Neal SternEVPSell4,818$57.82$278,576.76View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Christopher B GravesEVPSell4,000$57.76$231,040.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2015Christopher B GravesEVPSell12,000$56.27$675,240.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Peter Kent MccammonEVPSell15,000$54.22$813,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Michael J PetitInsiderSell9,500$63.80$606,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Steven D FredricksonCEOSell8,410$64.08$538,912.80View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Michael J PetitInsiderSell3,000$63.01$189,030.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Michael J PetitInsiderSell5,000$61.89$309,450.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2014Judith S ScottEVPSell4,500$60.20$270,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2014Michael J PetitInsiderSell5,000$60.68$303,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Steven D FredricksonCEOSell5,000$60.36$301,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Michael J PetitInsiderSell3,687$59.95$221,035.65View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014Michael J PetitInsiderSell1,313$59.95$78,714.35View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014Michael PetitInsiderSell5,000$58.98$294,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Michael PetitInsiderSell5,000$58.28$291,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Judith ScottEVPSell3,000$56.80$170,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Michael PetitInsiderSell25,000$57.00$1,425,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Michael PetitInsiderSell5,000$56.02$280,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Peter Kent MccammonEVPSell10,000$54.90$549,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Neal SternEVPSell19,825$56.27$1,115,552.75View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Peter Kent MccammonEVPSell15,000$57.07$856,050.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Michael PetitInsiderSell15,000$58.31$874,650.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Steven FredricksonCEOSell4,100$56.63$232,183.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2014Steven FredricksonCEOSell10,900$54.10$589,690.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Steven FredricksonCEOSell5,000$56.64$283,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Steven FredricksonCEOSell15,000$56.92$853,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Kevin P StevensonCFOSell10,000$148.85$1,488,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Steven D FredricksonCEOSell5,000$148.79$743,950.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Judith S ScottEVPSell1,950$142.99$278,830.50View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Michael J PetitInsiderSell2,000$144.31$288,620.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Steven D FredricksonCEOSell5,000$141.59$707,950.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Michael J PetitInsiderSell3,000$140.27$420,810.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Michael J PetitInsiderSell4,000$120.00$480,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Peter Kent MccammonInsiderSell3,000$110.00$330,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Kevin P StevensonCFOSell25,037$95.81$2,398,794.97View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012Michael J PetitInsiderSell10,000$100.85$1,008,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA)
DateHeadline logoPRA GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:PRAA) - February 21 at 5:33 PM logoPRA : Announces the Retirement of Jim Voss from the Board of Directors (NASDAQ:PRAA) - February 20 at 9:24 AM logoPRA Group Announces the Retirement of Jim Voss from the Board of Directors (NASDAQ:PRAA) - February 20 at 9:24 AM
News IconDo Analysts See Any Upside to PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA ... - Rockville Register (NASDAQ:PRAA) - February 17 at 8:08 PM
News IconEarnings According to Analysts for PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA)? - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:PRAA) - February 17 at 8:08 PM
News IconEarnings Analysis & Update for PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA)? - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 28 at 5:46 AM logoPRA Group (PRAA) Sells Government Services Business for $91.5M plus Additional Consideration - (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 28 at 5:46 AM logoLaFleur & Godfrey LLC Buys Apache Corp, ResMed Inc, iShares TIPS Bond, Sells Walt Disney ... (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 27 at 1:18 AM logoPRA Group (PRAA) Sells Government Services Business for $91.5M plus Additional Consideration (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 27 at 1:18 AM logoPRA Group Announces the Sale of Government Services Business (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 27 at 1:18 AM logo8:32 am PRA Group sells its Government Services fee-for-service biz for $91.5 mln in cash plus additional consideration for certain balance sheet items to Millstein & Co (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 27 at 1:18 AM logoPRA GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 27 at 1:18 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 25 at 1:05 AM
News IconRiverbridge Partners Boosts Position by $120061646 in Pra Group Inc - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 25 at 1:05 AM logoPra : American Red Cross Receives $40,000 Donation From PRA Group (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 21 at 7:04 PM
News IconLooking Ahead for PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA); Are These Shares Ready to Go Higher? - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 20 at 8:11 PM
News IconWill The Needle Move For PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Shares This Earnings Season? - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 18 at 8:26 AM logoPRA GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:PRAA) - January 4 at 8:10 PM logoPRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Records An Impact Score Of 50 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PRAA) - December 28 at 9:40 AM logoETFs with exposure to PRA Group, Inc. : December 19, 2016 (NASDAQ:PRAA) - December 20 at 1:55 PM logoHedge Funds Are Betting On Portfolio PRA Group, Inc. (PRAA) (NASDAQ:PRAA) - December 12 at 9:38 AM logoETFs with exposure to PRA Group, Inc. : December 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:PRAA) - December 9 at 7:16 PM
News IconAnalysts Take the Wheel on PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Shares and Where They Might Be Headed - CSZ News (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 25 at 6:50 PM
News IconPRA Group Inc (PRAA) Delivered A Better ROE Than The Industry, Here's Why - Simply Wall St (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 21 at 12:13 PM logoETFs with exposure to PRA Group, Inc. : November 17, 2016 (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 17 at 6:39 PM logoPRA GROUP INC Financials (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 17 at 6:39 PM logoPRA Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PRAA-US : November 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 16 at 10:37 AM logoPRA Group, Inc. :PRAA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 16 at 10:37 AM logoPRA Group Retains a Niche in Recievable Market, Risks Remain (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 14 at 11:01 AM
News IconStocks under Consideration: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU), PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) - The Newburgh Press (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 11 at 9:47 AM logoPRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Expects Sales Of $1076.009 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 9 at 6:54 PM logoPRA Group (PRAA) Q3 Earnings & Revenues Miss Estimates - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 8 at 6:42 PM logoPRA Group Inc. Q3 Earnings Drop 24% - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 8 at 10:25 AM logoEdited Transcript of PRAA earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-16 10:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 8 at 10:24 AM logoPRA GROUP INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 8 at 10:24 AM logoPRA Group's Sales, Earnings Continue to Fall (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 8 at 10:24 AM logoPRA Group (PRAA) Q3 Earnings & Revenues Miss Estimates (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 8 at 10:24 AM logoPRA Group Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 7 at 7:42 PM logoPRA Group Inc. Q3 Earnings Drop 24% (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 7 at 7:42 PM logoPRA Group misses Street 3Q forecasts (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 7 at 7:42 PM logoQ3 2016 PRA Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 7 at 10:49 AM
News IconWhat are Brokerage Firms Saying About PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA)? - CSZ News (NASDAQ:PRAA) - November 5 at 6:50 PM logoPRA Group to Announce Third Quarter 2016 Results on November 7 (NASDAQ:PRAA) - October 31 at 6:43 PM
News IconSell-side Taking Aim at Shares of PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) - CSZ News (NASDAQ:PRAA) - October 29 at 9:50 AM logoDiana Haynes Honored with Top Forty Under 40 Award (NASDAQ:PRAA) - October 20 at 7:08 PM logoPRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Sales Estimate At $1076.009 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PRAA) - October 12 at 6:47 PM logoPRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Posts EPS Of $0.83 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PRAA) - October 11 at 7:11 PM logoPRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Trading Up – Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing (NASDAQ:PRAA) - October 3 at 6:24 PM logoPRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Issued A Rating Of 1.83 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PRAA) - October 2 at 10:51 AM logoExpected For PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) Sales Of $1076.009 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PRAA) - September 28 at 6:38 PM


What is PRA Group's stock symbol?

PRA Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PRAA."

Where is PRA Group's stock going? Where will PRA Group's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for PRA Group's stock. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate PRA Group's share price to reach $33.75 in the next twelve months.

When will PRA Group announce their earnings?

PRA Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Who owns PRA Group stock?

PRA Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.83%), WS Management Lllp (2.59%), State Street Corp (2.23%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.87%), S&T Bank PA (1.19%) and Cortina Asset Management LLC (0.95%). Company insiders that own PRA Group stock include Christopher B Graves, David N Roberts, Geir Olsen, Judith S Scott, Michael J Petit, Neal Stern, Peter Kent Mccammon and Steven D Fredrickson.

Who sold PRA Group stock? Who is selling PRA Group stock?

PRA Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Oxford Asset Management, S&T Bank PA, Fiera Capital Corp, Brown Advisory Inc. and Redmond Asset Management LLC.

Who bought PRA Group stock? Who is buying PRA Group stock?

PRA Group's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cortina Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Calamos Advisors LLC, Nicholas Investment Partners LP, Osterweis Capital Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought PRA Group stock in the last two years include David N Roberts and Geir Olsen.

How do I buy PRA Group stock?

Shares of PRA Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of PRA Group stock cost?

One share of PRA Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.90.

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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by Staff