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Rent-A-Center Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:RCII)

$26.89
+0.64 (+2.44 %)
(As of 10/18/2019 05:34 AM ET)
Today's Range
$26.39
Now: $26.89
$27.12
50-Day Range
$24.86
MA: $25.81
$26.93
52-Week Range
$11.98
Now: $26.89
$28.25
Volume680,400 shs
Average Volume1.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.45 billion
P/E Ratio25.37
Dividend Yield3.81%
Beta0.42
Rent-A-Center, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, leases household durable goods to customers on a rent-to-own basis. The company operates through four segments: Core U.S., Acceptance Now, Mexico, and Franchising. It offers durable products, such as consumer electronics; appliances; computers, including tablets; smartphones; wheels and tires; and furniture, including accessories under rental purchase agreements. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryComputer & Electronics Retail
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:RCII
CUSIP76009N10
Phone972-801-1100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.66 billion
Cash Flow$14.46 per share
Book Value$5.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$8.49 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,000
Market Cap$1.45 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ:RCII) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rent-A-Center's stock symbol?

Rent-A-Center trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RCII."

How often does Rent-A-Center pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rent-A-Center?

Rent-A-Center announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 5th. Investors of record on Monday, September 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, October 9th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 20th. This is a positive change from Rent-A-Center's previous quarterly dividend of $0.08. View Rent-A-Center's Dividend History.

How were Rent-A-Center's earnings last quarter?

Rent-A-Center Inc (NASDAQ:RCII) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.60 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.04. The firm earned $655.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $642.86 million. Rent-A-Center had a net margin of 4.40% and a return on equity of 32.63%. Rent-A-Center's revenue for the quarter was up .0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.47 earnings per share. View Rent-A-Center's Earnings History.

When is Rent-A-Center's next earnings date?

Rent-A-Center is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Rent-A-Center.

What guidance has Rent-A-Center issued on next quarter's earnings?

Rent-A-Center updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.05-2.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.09. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.595-2.640 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.62 billion.

What price target have analysts set for RCII?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Rent-A-Center's shares. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Rent-A-Center's stock price to reach $24.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Rent-A-Center.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rent-A-Center?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rent-A-Center in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Rent-A-Center.

Has Rent-A-Center been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about RCII stock has trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Rent-A-Center earned a news sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Rent-A-Center.

Are investors shorting Rent-A-Center?

Rent-A-Center saw a drop in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 5,290,000 shares, a drop of 11.4% from the August 30th total of 5,970,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 795,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.7 days. Currently, 9.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Rent-A-Center's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Rent-A-Center's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Rent-A-Center own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Rent-A-Center investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Aaron's (AAN), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Seagate Technology (STX), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), Micron Technology (MU) and Paypal (PYPL).

Who are Rent-A-Center's key executives?

Rent-A-Center's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mitchell E. Fadel, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. J. V. Lentell, Director (Age 81)
  • Ms. Maureen B. Short, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 44)
  • Mr. Fred E. Herman, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Christopher A. Korst, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 59)

Who are Rent-A-Center's major shareholders?

Rent-A-Center's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.25%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.11%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Hexavest Inc. (0.04%), Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.02%) and Navellier & Associates Inc (0.02%). Company insiders that own Rent-A-Center stock include Catherine M Skula, Christopher A Korst, Engaged Capital Llc and Fred E Herman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Rent-A-Center.

Which major investors are selling Rent-A-Center stock?

RCII stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc. and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC. Company insiders that have sold Rent-A-Center company stock in the last year include Catherine M Skula, Christopher A Korst and Fred E Herman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rent-A-Center.

Which major investors are buying Rent-A-Center stock?

RCII stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Hexavest Inc. and Navellier & Associates Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rent-A-Center.

How do I buy shares of Rent-A-Center?

Shares of RCII 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Rent-A-Center's stock price today?

One share of RCII stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.89.

How big of a company is Rent-A-Center?

Rent-A-Center has a market capitalization of $1.45 billion and generates $2.66 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $8.49 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.06 on an earnings per share basis. Rent-A-Center employs 14,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Rent-A-Center.

What is Rent-A-Center's official website?

The official website for Rent-A-Center is http://www.rentacenter.com/.

How can I contact Rent-A-Center?

Rent-A-Center's mailing address is 5501 HEADQUARTERS DRIVE, PLANO TX, 75024. The company can be reached via phone at 972-801-1100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ RCII)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  346 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  413 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  759
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rent-A-Center and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RCII will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RCII will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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