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

$25.82
+0.32 (+1.25 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 11:56 AM ET)
Today's Range
$25.45
Now: $25.82
$26.00
50-Day Range
$24.69
MA: $25.92
$27.42
52-Week Range
$11.98
Now: $25.82
$28.25
Volume459,637 shs
Average Volume687,402 shs
Market Capitalization$1.40 billion
P/E Ratio24.36
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.39
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$14.1868 per share
Book Value$5.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$8.49 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,000
Market Cap$1.40 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. Shareholders 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 3.87%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 20th. This is an increase 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) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.60 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $655.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $642.86 million. Rent-A-Center had a return on equity of 32.63% and a net margin of 4.40%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up .0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $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?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Rent-A-Center's stock. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Rent-A-Center's stock price to reach $22.8333 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Rent-A-Center.

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

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

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

News coverage about RCII stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates 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 negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Rent-A-Center earned a news impact score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Rent-A-Center.

Are investors shorting Rent-A-Center?

Rent-A-Center saw a decline in short interest during the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 4,191,700 shares, a decline of 13.0% from the July 15th total of 4,816,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,010,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.2 days. Approximately 8.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. 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 Aaron's (AAN), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Paypal (PYPL), CVS Health (CVS), salesforce.com (CRM), General Electric (GE), Mcdonald's (MCD), AT&T (T) and Activision Blizzard (ATVI).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.97%), BlackRock Inc. (12.55%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (7.63%), Nomura Holdings Inc. (2.99%), Nomura Holdings Inc. (2.99%) and Morgan Stanley (2.55%). 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 Water Island Capital LLC, Water Island Capital LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Hennessy Advisors Inc., Man Group plc and Systematic Financial Management LP. 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, SG Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Vanguard Group Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Bogle Investment Management L P DE and Cloverdale Capital Management LLC. 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 $25.82.

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

Rent-A-Center has a market capitalization of $1.40 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:  342 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  408 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  750
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 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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