World Acceptance Profile

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World Acceptance exotic insider transaction detected

World Acceptance Corporation insider trading alert for general transaction of employee stock option right to buy by Prashad R Chad, SVP Chief Strategy and Analytics Officer, on February 12, 2018. This event was filed by World Acceptance Corp with SEC on 2018-02-12. Initial filing of beneficial ownership - SEC Form 3 [view details]   

World Acceptance Summary

World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) is traded on NASDAQ in USA. It is located in SOUTH CAROLINA, U.S.A and employs 4,851 people. World Acceptance is listed under Banking category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Mid-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 1.03 B. World Acceptance Corporation conducts business under Financial sector and is part of Banking industry. This company has 8.75 M outstanding shares of which 1.44 M shares are at this time shorted by private and institutional investors with about 13.3 trading days to cover. WORLD ACCEPTANCE currently holds about 24.97 M in cash with 210.6 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 2.79.
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World Acceptance Corporation engages in small-loan consumer finance business. World Acceptance Corporation was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina. World Acceptance operates under Credit Services classification in USA and traded on NASDAQ exchange. It employs 4851 people. more
Fama & French Banking
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NameWorld Acceptance Corporation
CEO and DirectorJanet MatriccianiAll Leadership
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Piotroski F Score
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InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
Business Address108 Frederick Street
Foreign Associate  Mexico
CIK Number00108385.0
Contact Number864 298 9800
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


World Acceptance Analyst Recommendations
Target PriceAdvice# of Analysts
43.67Strong Sell3Odds
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World Acceptance Earnings Estimates
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Quarterly Estimate2.83May 4, 2017
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World Acceptance Corporate Directors
Scott Vassalluzzo Independent Director, MBA
Ken Bramlett Lead Independent Director
Darrell Whitaker Independent Director, CPA