World Acceptance Profile

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Exercise or conversion by Jeff Tinney of 304 shares of World Acceptance subject to Rule 16b-3

World Acceptance Corporation insider trading alert for exercise of employee stock option right to buy by Jeff Tinney, SVP WESTERN DIVISION, on June 22, 2018. This event was filed by World Acceptance Corp with SEC on 2013-03-15. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4. Jeff Tinney is currently serves as senior vice president - western division of World Acceptance [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 1.12 B. World Acceptance Corporation conducts business under Financial Services sector and is part of Banking industry. This company has 9.05 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 208.95 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 2.84.
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Odds Below 123.96HorizonTargetOdds Above 123.96
97.64%30 days 123.96 2.33%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of World Acceptance to move above current price in 30 days from now is roughly 2.33% (This World Acceptance Corporation probability density function shows the probability of World Acceptance Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Prescott General Partners LlcCommon Shares2 M214.5 M
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares865.9 K91.2 M
Nantahala Capital Management LlcCall Options289.4 K30.5 M
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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. It employs 4851 people. more
Fama & French Banking
Fama & French Classification
NameWorld Acceptance Corporation
CEO and DirectorJanet MatriccianiView All
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InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business Address108 Frederick Street
Foreign Associate  Mexico
CIK Number00108385.0
SectorFinancial Services
Contact Number864 298 9800
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


World Acceptance Analyst Recommendations
Target PriceAdvice# of Analysts
43.67Strong Sell3Odds
World Acceptance Corporation current and past analyst recommendations published by number of research institutions as well as average analyst consensus
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World Acceptance Earnings Estimates
EPSEstimate Date
Quarterly Estimate2.83May 4, 2017
World Acceptance Corporation normalized analysts earnings estimates for actual as well as projected forward EPS values taken as an average expert opinion over time
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World Acceptance Corporate Directors
Scott Vassalluzzo Independent Director, MBA
Ken Bramlett Lead Independent Director
Darrell Whitaker Independent Director, CPA
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