World Acceptance Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:WRLD)

About World Acceptance Corp.

World Acceptance Corp. logoWorld Acceptance Corporation is a small-loan consumer finance company. The Company offers short-term small loans, medium-term larger loans, related credit insurance products and ancillary products and services to individuals who have limited access to other sources of consumer credit. The Company also offers income tax return preparation services and electronic filing program to its customer base and to others. The Company also markets computer software and related services to financial services companies through its ParaData Financial Systems subsidiary. The Company operates through the consumer finance segment. The Company, as an agent for an unaffiliated insurance company, markets and sells credit life, credit accident and health, credit property and unemployment insurance in connection with its loans in selected states where the sale of such insurance is permitted by law. The Company also offers automobile club memberships to its borrowers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Credit Services
  • Sub-Industry: Consumer Finance
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WRLD
  • CUSIP: 98141910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $47.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $48.26
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $41.14
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 5.13
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 5.73
  • P/E Growth: 3.76
  • Market Cap: $413.08M
  • Outstanding Shares: 8,724,000
  • Beta: 1.65
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $39.00 (17.63% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/29/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$41.00View Rating Details
7/15/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$37.00View Rating Details
8/11/2015Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$96.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
7/25/2015FBR & CoReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/25/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
3/27/2015MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
1/29/2015SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/23/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016        
7/28/2016Q117$2.22$1.89$130.91 million$127.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q416$3.71$3.29$138.85 million$142.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q316$2.01$1.70$143.07 million$139.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q216$2.12$2.22$145.03 million$136.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q116$2.58$2.71$144.68 million$137.22 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q415$3.67$4.24$152.70 million$173.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q315$2.19$2.01$158.59 million$153.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q215$2.30$2.16$153.20 million$152.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q115$2.25$2.19$151.70 million$150.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q414$3.49$3.52$173.84 million$161.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q314$1.75$1.98$160.24 million$160.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q214$2.00$1.80$153.50 million$150.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q1 2014$1.83$1.87$143.71 million$145.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q4 2013$3.08$3.01$160.86 million$161.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q3 2013$1.65$1.58$149.62 million$149.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012Q213$1.93$1.72$142.94 million$139.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$1.50$1.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$2.47$2.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$1.32$1.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$1.45$1.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$1.27$1.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$2.10$2.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$1.06$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.13 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.27 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$2.96$3.33$3.15
Q2 20162$2.18$2.52$2.35
Q3 20161$1.39$1.39$1.39
Q4 20162$1.24$1.69$1.47
Q1 20171$2.53$2.53$2.53
Q2 20171$1.56$1.56$1.56
Q3 20171$1.45$1.45$1.45
Q4 20171$2.89$2.89$2.89
Q1 20181$1.42$1.42$1.42
Q2 20181$1.16$1.16$1.16
Q3 20181$1.16$1.16$1.16
Q4 20181$2.78$2.78$2.78
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/19/2015Francisco J SauzaSVPSell4,000$82.51$330,040.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Jeff L TinneySVPSell4,400$90.29$397,276.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Daniel Clinton DyerSVPSell4,000$82.99$331,960.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Scott J VassalluzzoInsiderBuy12,567$75.56$949,562.52View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Scott J VassalluzzoInsiderBuy6,222$75.59$470,320.98View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014James R GilreathDirectorSell1,172$77.01$90,255.72View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Scott J VassalluzzoInsiderBuy18,453$76.25$1,407,041.25View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Scott J VassalluzzoInsiderBuy6,972$76.00$529,872.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Scott J VassalluzzoInsiderBuy129,580$71.56$9,272,744.80View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014A Mclean IIICEOSell4,995$80.00$399,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Jeff TinneySVPSell2,400$80.35$192,840.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2014Ken Bramlett, Jr.DirectorSell3,000$91.09$273,270.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2014James GilreathDirectorSell6,000$97.50$585,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Daniel Clinton DyerSVPSell7,311$86.41$631,743.51View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013James WaltersSVPSell6,400$90.18$577,152.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Francisco SauzaSVPSell2,000$87.46$174,920.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Jeff TinneySVPSell1,000$87.67$87,670.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Ken Bramlett, Jr.DirectorSell3,000$88.41$265,230.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Charles WayDirectorSell6,000$86.54$519,240.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013James D WaltersSVPSell1,800$93.82$168,876.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Mark C RolandCOOSell1,758$88.76$156,040.08View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Scott J VassalluzzoInsiderSell190,190$92.93$17,674,356.70View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013A A Mclean IIICEOSell5,334$79.07$421,759.38View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012James R GilreathDirectorSell10,100$74.40$751,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Charles D WayDirectorSell4,500$72.74$327,330.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to World Acceptance Corp. : August 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - August 22 at 8:15 PM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WRLD-US : August 19, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - August 19 at 11:16 AM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. :WRLD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - August 10 at 9:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to World Acceptance Corp. : August 10, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - August 10 at 9:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WRLD-US : August 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - August 9 at 11:48 AM
publicnow.com logoFinancials Get Upward Pressure from 3.13% Morning Gain by World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) on August 3 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 11:37 AM
publicnow.com logoWorld Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) Weighs on Financial Sector, Stock Falls 6.63% on August 3 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 11:37 AM
publicnow.com logoFinancials Get Upward Pressure from 3.96% Morning Gain by World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) on August 1 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 6:18 AM
4-traders.com logoWorld Acceptance : posts 1Q profit (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.4-traders.com - July 29 at 11:24 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWorld Acceptance's (WRLD) CEO Janet Matricciani on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:WRLD)
seekingalpha.com - July 29 at 11:24 AM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WRLD-US : July 29, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - July 29 at 8:22 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-World Acceptance Q1 EPS $1.89 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.reuters.com - July 28 at 8:48 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWorld Acceptance posts 1Q profit (NASDAQ:WRLD)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 8:44 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to World Acceptance Corp. : July 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - July 26 at 12:10 PM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. :WRLD-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : July 25, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - July 25 at 10:05 AM
huffingtonpost.com logoTrump's Acceptance Speech As Seen By The Algorithms (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.huffingtonpost.com - July 23 at 10:31 AM
foxnews.com logoDonald Trump's acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.foxnews.com - July 22 at 11:14 AM
4-traders.com logoWorld Acceptance Corporation : Announces First Quarter 2017 Conference Call On The Internet (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.4-traders.com - July 16 at 11:29 AM
News IconWorld Acceptance Corporation Announces First Quarter 2017 Conference Call On The Internet (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.kswo.com - July 15 at 1:40 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial (NASDAQ:WRLD)
biz.yahoo.com - July 14 at 4:40 PM
bizjournals.com logoFormer World Wide Technology employee gets jail time for using company credit card on strippers (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.bizjournals.com - June 30 at 8:31 PM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WRLD-US : June 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 8:08 AM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WRLD-US : June 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - June 13 at 8:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP Financials (NASDAQ:WRLD)
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 1:04 PM
news.cmlviz.com logoWORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP. (NASDAQ:WRLD) Financial Condition Compared to S&P 500 - CML News (NASDAQ:WRLD)
news.cmlviz.com - June 7 at 11:15 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:WRLD)
biz.yahoo.com - June 1 at 5:23 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGoogle says 'no' to payday lender ads (NASDAQ:WRLD)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 11:30 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to World Acceptance Corp. : May 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - May 9 at 4:06 PM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. :WRLD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - May 6 at 12:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WRLD earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-16 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:WRLD)
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan the Rally in World Acceptance (WRLD) Shares Continue? (NASDAQ:WRLD)
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 9:37 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWorld Acceptance posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:WRLD)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWorld Acceptance Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter (NASDAQ:WRLD)
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:30 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 World Acceptance Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:WRLD)
biz.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:07 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:WRLD)
biz.yahoo.com - April 29 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWorld Acceptance Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Conference Call On The Internet (NASDAQ:WRLD)
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 1:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WRLD-US : April 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - April 11 at 8:09 AM
investornewswire.com logoWorld Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD): Earnings In Focus - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.investornewswire.com - April 9 at 2:52 PM
clintongazette.com logoIs World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD) a Consensus Buy? - Clinton Financial (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.clintongazette.com - April 9 at 2:52 PM
equities.com logoWorld Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for April 07 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.equities.com - April 9 at 2:52 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibit (NASDAQ:WRLD)
biz.yahoo.com - March 22 at 4:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WRLD-US : March 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - March 16 at 8:06 AM
capitalcube.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WRLD-US : March 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.capitalcube.com - March 1 at 8:19 AM
News IconWhat Will Happen to World Acceptance Corp. Next? The Stock Just Increased A Lot - RiversideGazette.com (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.riversidegazette.com - February 26 at 9:47 AM
clintongazette.com logoWorld Acceptance Corp: Manulife Financial Corp Opened Big New Position - Clinton Financial (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.clintongazette.com - February 19 at 2:36 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWorld Acceptance: Parsing The Q3 2016 Earnings Call - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:WRLD)
seekingalpha.com - February 18 at 2:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWorld Acceptance: Parsing The Q3 2016 Earnings Call (NASDAQ:WRLD)
seekingalpha.com - February 17 at 1:59 PM
equities.com logoWorld Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) Jumps 6.51% on February 15 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.equities.com - February 16 at 1:53 PM
equities.com logoWorld Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) Jumps 7.43% on February 12 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:WRLD)
www.equities.com - February 13 at 1:35 PM
News IconWorld Acceptance Corp. (WRLD) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.31 EPS (NASDAQ:WRLD)
corvuswire.com - February 9 at 1:06 PM

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