Rent-A-Center Inc.(RCII): For the most recent quarter end, Rent-A-Center Inc. reported Annual Earnings of $0.11. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $2.03. For the most recent quarter end, RCII reported a surprise Earnings per Share of 22.22% . The consensus estimate for current quarter is $-0.24 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $0.75. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $0.24 based on the consensus. Plano based Rent-A-Center Inc. Last reported the Quarter results on Dec 31, 2016 and the Next earnings date is scheduled to be released on Feb 13, 2017.
Rent-A-Center Inc. has received $-0.24 as the consensus Earnings Estimate for the Quarter ending on Dec 2016 ,According to the estimate provided by 4 Financial Advisor in the Stock Trading Firms. Among 4 Analysts, Bottom line EPS Estimate for the current quarter is $-0.25 while the top line estimate is $-0.23 , a key information to consider for Day Trading and investing in stocks. The EPS growth rate is projected at -144.91%. Rent-A-Center Inc. reported better than expected with a surprise EPS of 22.22% or $0.02 during its most recent quarterly earnings. The Actual EPS was $0.11 compared to the Estimated EPS of $0.09. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Rent-A-Center Inc. will release next earnings on Feb 13, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $-0.24. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $8.75. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $0.75.
Rent-A-Center Inc. has a Price to Earnings ratio of 5.34 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 0.86. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Rent-A-Center Inc. has a price to cash ratio of 0.48. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of -28.44% and Return on Equity of the stock is 16.57%.
Rent-A-Center Inc. last declared its Dividend on Jan 03, 2017. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Rent-A-Center Inc. has a Dividend Yield of 3.89% with an Annual Dividend of $0.32. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.21 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is -0.13.
Rent-A-Center Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Oct 26, 2016. The company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.09. The company had revenue of $693.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $701.27 million. The companys revenue was down -12.3 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.47 EPS.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 21, 2017, Christopher A Korst (EVP – Chief Admin. Officer) purchased 5,000 shares at 8.32 per share price.On Feb 17, 2017, Mark E Speese (CEO) purchased 100,000 shares at 8.45 per share price.On Aug 1, 2016, Robert Dale Davis (CEO) purchased 10,000 shares at 10.87 per share price.
Rent-A-Center Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) rose 2.07% or 0.17 points on Wednesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $8.28 the stock was seen hitting $8.53 as a peak level and $8.24 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $8.4. The daily volume was measured at 1,471,289 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $16.37 and the 52-week low is $7.76. The company has a market cap of $446 million.
Rent-A-Center operates company owned rent-to-own stores which offer high-quality, durable goods such as consumer electronics, appliances, furniture and accessories to consumers under flexible rental purchase arrangements that allow the customer to obtain ownership of the merchandise at the conclusion of an agreed-upon rental period. ColorTyme, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, is a national franchisor of rent-to-own stores, which operate under the trade name of “ColorTyme, and under the “Rent-A-Center name. (Press Release)