World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD)

NASDAQ: WRLD · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
137.03
-4.62 (-3.26%)
Aug 17, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
-3.26%
Market Cap 860.78M
Revenue (ttm) 610.32M
Net Income (ttm) 29.35M
Shares Out 6.28M
EPS (ttm) 4.55
PE Ratio 30.12
Forward PE 29.85
Dividend n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Volume 46,223
Open 138.72
Previous Close 141.65
Day's Range 134.03 - 140.81
52-Week Range 98.97 - 265.75
Beta 1.48
Analysts Sell
Price Target 87.38 (-36.2%)
Earnings Date Jul 27, 2022

About WRLD

World Acceptance Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in small-loan consumer finance business. The company offers short-term small installment loans, medium-term larger installment loans, related credit insurance, and ancillary products and services to individuals. It also provides automobile club memberships to its borrowers; and income tax return preparation and electronic filing services. In addition, the company markets and sells credit life, credit accident and health, credit property and auto, unemployment, and accidental ... [Read more...]

Industry Consumer Finance
IPO Date Nov 26, 1991
CEO Ravin Prashad
Employees 3,121
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol WRLD
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, WRLD's revenue was $582.39 million, an increase of 10.82% compared to the previous year's $525.53 million. Earnings were $53.92 million, a decrease of -38.92%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 8 analysts, the average rating for WRLD stock is "Sell." The 12-month stock price forecast is 87.38, which is a decrease of -36.23% from the latest price.

Price Target
$87.38
(-36.23% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Sell
Stock Forecasts

News

World Finance Named a 2022 Top Workplaces Financial Services Industry Winner

GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / August 11, 2022 / World Finance was named a 2022 Top Workplaces Financial Services winner for the second year in a row. The independent award, presented by Energage, is bas...

World Finance Named a Knoxville Top Workplaces in 2022 For Second Year in a Row

GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / August 5, 2022 / World Finance was named one of Greater Knoxville's Top Workplaces in 2022 for the second year in a row. The independent award - presented by The Knoxville ...

World Acceptance (WRLD) Surpasses Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

World Acceptance (WRLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 35.29% and 8.99%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

World Acceptance Corporation Reports Fiscal 2023 First Quarter Results

GREENVILLE, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $WRLD--World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD) today reported financial results for its first quarter of fiscal 2023 and three months ended June 30, 2022. First...

World Acceptance Corporation Announces First Quarter 2023 Conference Call on the Internet

GREENVILLE, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $WRLD--World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its first quarter conference call to be held on Wedne...

World Finance Named One of Nashville's Top Workplaces in 2022

GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / June 27, 2022 / World Finance is honored to announce its first-time recognition as a Middle Tennessee area Top Workplaces. The independent award - presented by The Tennesse...

World Acceptance (WRLD) Moves 4.1% Higher: Will This Strength Last?

World Acceptance (WRLD) saw its shares surge in the last session with trading volume being higher than average. The latest trend in earnings estimate revisions may not translate into further price incre...

World Finance Named One of Indiana's Top Workplaces in 2022

GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / June 6, 2022 / World Finance is honored to announce its first-time recognition as a Top Workplace in Indiana. The independent award - presented by The Indianapolis Star, in...

World Acceptance (WRLD) Lags Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

World Acceptance (WRLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -56.83% and 4.36%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

World Acceptance Corporation Reports Fiscal 2022 Fourth Quarter Results

GREENVILLE, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter of fiscal 2022 and twelve months ended March 31, 2022. Fourth quart...

World Finance Receives South Carolina's Top Workplaces in 2022 Recognition for Third Consecutive Year

GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / May 2, 2022 / World Finance was named one of South Carolina's Top Workplaces in 2022 for the third year in a row, which places it among South Carolina's top six large compa...

World Acceptance Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2022 Conference Call on the Internet

GREENVILLE, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its fourth quarter conference call to be held on Thursday, May ...

World Finance Executive Lindsay Caulder Named One of HRO Today's CHRO of the Year Award Finalists

GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / April 6, 2022 / Lindsay Caulder, Senior Vice President of Human Resources at World Finance, was selected as a finalist for HRO Today's 2022 CHRO of the Year Award . The awa...

World Finance Named a 2022 Top Workplaces USA Winner

Award gives national recognition of company's culture, employee satisfaction GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / February 1, 2022 / World Finance, a people-focused finance company providing personal installme...

7 Alternative Financing Stocks to Buy for the New Normal

Although the sector looks messy now, historically (under non-pandemic conditions), alternative financing stocks have proven resilient. The post 7 Alternative Financing Stocks to Buy for the New Normal a...

World Acceptance (WRLD) Q3 Earnings Lag Estimates

World Acceptance (WRLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -52.89% and 6.03%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

World Acceptance Corporation Reports Fiscal 2022 Third Quarter Results

GREENVILLE, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD) today reported financial results for its third quarter of fiscal 2022 and nine months ended December 31, 2021. Third quarte...

World Acceptance Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2022 Conference Call on the Internet

GREENVILLE, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its third quarter conference call to be held on Tuesday, Januar...

World Acceptance Corporation Marks 30th Anniversary as Publicly Traded Company

GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / January 13, 2022 / World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD) celebrates its 30th anniversary as a publicly traded company. World Acceptance Corporation is a people-focused...

World Acceptance (WRLD) Stock Jumps 4.3%: Will It Continue to Soar?

World Acceptance (WRLD) was a big mover last session on higher-than-average trading volume. The latest trend in earnings estimate revisions might not help the stock continue moving higher in the near term.

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World Finance Receives National Awards for Cultural Excellence

Company's Oklahoma-based Branches Also Named to State's 2021 Top Workplaces List GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / December 13, 2021 / World Finance, a people-focused finance company offering personal loans...

World Finance Named One of Charlotte's Top Workplaces in 2021

GREENVILLE, SC / ACCESSWIRE / November 15, 2021 / World Finance, a people-focused finance company offering personal loans and tax prep services, happily announces its recognition as one of Charlotte, N....

Down 21.5% in 4 Weeks, Here's Why World Acceptance (WRLD) Looks Ripe for a Turnaround

World Acceptance (WRLD) is technically in oversold territory now, so the heavy selling pressure might have exhausted. This along with strong agreement among Wall Street analysts in raising earnings esti...

World Acceptance (WRLD) Misses Q2 Earnings Estimates

World Acceptance (WRLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -23.62% and 2.80%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?