Last $80.96 USD
Change Today -0.09 / -0.11%
Volume 141.4K
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world acceptance corp (WRLD) Snapshot

Open
$81.12
Previous Close
$81.05
Day High
$81.77
Day Low
$79.97
52 Week High
03/10/14 - $98.90
52 Week Low
10/22/14 - $63.25
Market Cap
771.7M
Average Volume 10 Days
98.7K
EPS TTM
$10.02
Shares Outstanding
9.5M
EX-Date
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P/E TM
8.1x
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world acceptance corp (WRLD) Details

World Acceptance Corporation is engaged in small-loan consumer finance business in the United States and Mexico. The company primarily offers short-term and medium-term consumer installment loans, as well as related credit insurance, and ancillary products and services to individuals. It also provides income tax return preparation and electronic filing services; and computer software solutions for the consumer finance industry. In addition, it markets and sells credit life, credit accident and health, credit property, and unemployment insurance products in connection with its loans; markets automobile club memberships to its borrowers; and markets electronic products and appliances to borrowers. It serves individuals with limited access to consumer credit from banks, credit unions, other consumer finance businesses, and credit card lenders. As of September 30, 2014, the company operated 1,293 offices in 14 states and Mexico. World Acceptance Corporation was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina.

4,712 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/12/14
Founded in 1962

world acceptance corp (WRLD) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $443.4K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $60.0K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $65.6K
Senior Vice President of Mexico
Total Annual Compensation: $234.1K
Senior Vice President of Southern Division
Total Annual Compensation: $192.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

world acceptance corp (WRLD) Key Developments

World Acceptance Corp. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended December 31, 2014; Reports Impairment Charges for the Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2014

World Acceptance Corp. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $153,647,000 compared to $160,493,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $28,734,000 compared to $36,533,000 a year ago. Net income was $10,245,000 or $2.01 diluted per share compared to $22,954,000 or $2.10 diluted per share a year ago. Return on average assets was 11.2% compared to 12.1% a year ago. Return on average equity was 33.2% compared to 30.0% a year ago. The third quarter’s growth rate in loans reflected lower loan demand from U.S. operations and continued the trend seen during the first half of the year. The results for the third fiscal quarter were negatively affected by a change in the exchange rate with the Mexican peso and an increase in delinquencies in the Guerrero region of Mexico where offer payroll deduct product. For the nine months, the company reported total revenues of $456,514,000 compared to $455,722,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $99,199,000 compared to $107,689,000 a year ago. Net income was $62,139,000 or $6.64 diluted per share compared to $67,631,000 or $5.98 diluted per share a year ago. Return on average assets was 11.1% compared to 12.1% a year ago. Return on average equity was 33.2% compared to 30.0% a year ago. The net charge-off rate for the third quarter of fiscal 2015 decreased slightly as a percent of net loans on an annualized basis from 15.7% for the three-months ended December 31, 2013 to 15.5% for the three-months ended December 31, 2014.

World Acceptance Corp. to Report Q3, 2015 Results on Jan 29, 2015

World Acceptance Corp. announced that they will report Q3, 2015 results at 3:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time on Jan 29, 2015

World Acceptance Corp., Q3 2015 Earnings Call, Jan 29, 2015

World Acceptance Corp., Q3 2015 Earnings Call, Jan 29, 2015

 

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