Anticipated $0.06 EPS for Rent-A-Center, Inc. (RCII) as of May, 7

April 16, 2018 - By Elizabeth Jones

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) Corporate Logo
During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment decreased to 0.84. That’s change of 0.24, from 2017Q3’s 1.08. 29 investors sold all, 62 reduced holdings as Rent-A-Center, Inc. ratio is negative. 48 grew stakes while 28 funds amassed stakes. Funds hold 64.20 million shares thus 9.24% more from 2017Q3’s 58.77 million shares.
Sg Mgmt Lc holds 1.23% in Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) or 553,879 shs. Moreover, Royal Commercial Bank Of Canada has 0% invested in Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) for 10,421 shs. Creative Planning holds 0% or 42,180 shs in its capital. Parametric Port Assoc Ltd invested in 0.01% or 543,633 shs. Hollencrest Cap Management holds 0.11% or 77,800 shs in its capital. Strs Ohio stated it has 0% in Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII). Jpmorgan Chase reported 1.32M shs. Art Advsrs Limited Company reported 0.01% stake. Geode Ltd, Massachusetts-based fund reported 455,620 shs. 100,975 were accumulated by Martingale Asset Mgmt Ltd Partnership. Moreover, Raymond James Advsr has 0% invested in Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) for 50,181 shs. First Wilshire invested in 0.71% or 234,136 shs. Quebec – Canada-based Sector Pension Inv Board has invested 0% in Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII). Invesco invested in 0% or 698,543 shs. Jane Street Grp, New York-based fund reported 41,577 shs.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII)’s earnings report is anticipated by WallStreet on May, 7, according to RTT. Last year’s earnings per share was $0.04, while now analysts expect change of 50.00 % up from current $0.06 earnings per share. In case of $0.06 earnings per share RCII’s profit could reach $3.20M. After $-0.41 earnings per share was published last quarter, analysts now see EPS growth of -114.63 % for Rent-A-Center, Inc.. Its shares touched $10.34 on during the last trading session after 1.08% change.Rent-A-Center, Inc. has volume of 995,402 shares. Since April 16, 2017 RCII has declined 3.97% and is downtrending. The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 15.52%.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) Ratings Coverage

In total 6 analysts cover Rent-A-Center Inc (NASDAQ:RCII). “Buy” rating has 0, “Sell” are 1, while 5 are “Hold”. 0 are bullish. 12 are the (NASDAQ:RCII)’s analyst reports since October 20, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Tuesday, October 31 the company was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. On Wednesday, October 25 Raymond James downgraded Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) to “Market Perform” rating. In Thursday, February 22 report Stephens maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $5 target. On Thursday, February 22 the stock of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies. On Tuesday, January 2 the firm has “Sell” rating by Stephens given. On Tuesday, February 27 Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of RCII in report with “Hold” rating. On Monday, April 9 Loop Capital upgraded Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) to “Hold” rating. On Friday, October 20 the company was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. On Wednesday, April 11 Jefferies maintained Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) rating. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $1000 target. In Wednesday, November 8 report Loop Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sell” rating.

Rent-A-Center, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, leases household durable goods to clients on a rent-to-own basis.The firm is worth $552.30 million. The firm operates through four divisions: Core U.S., Acceptance Now, Mexico, and Franchising.The P/E ratio is 86.17. It offers durable products, such as consumer electronics; appliances; computers, including tablets; smartphones; and furniture, including accessories under rental purchase agreements.

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