News articles about Curo Group (NYSE:CURO) have trended positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Curo Group earned a news impact score of 0.27 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.3029583398351 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

NYSE CURO opened at $30.76 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.91, a current ratio of 5.35 and a quick ratio of 5.35. The company has a market cap of $1.40 billion and a P/E ratio of 16.72. Curo Group has a 52 week low of $13.50 and a 52 week high of $32.10.

Curo Group (NYSE:CURO) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July 30th. The company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.35 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $248.98 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $238.73 million. Curo Group had a return on equity of 175.82% and a net margin of 5.94%. research analysts forecast that Curo Group will post 2.24 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the stock. ValuEngine lowered shares of Curo Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, June 2nd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Curo Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 3rd. Finally, Credit Suisse Group boosted their price target on shares of Curo Group from $32.00 to $34.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 14th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $24.20.

In related news, EVP Terry Gene Pittman sold 51,596 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.52, for a total transaction of $1,368,325.92. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Fleischer & Lowe Gp I. Friedman sold 552,197 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.00, for a total transaction of $12,700,531.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders own 48.35% of the company’s stock.

Curo Group Company Profile

CURO Group Holdings Corp., a diversified consumer finance company, provides consumer finance to a range of underbanked consumers in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. It offers unsecured installment loans, secured installment loans, open-end loans, and single-pay loans, as well as ancillary financial products, including check cashing, proprietary reloadable prepaid debit cards, credit protection insurance, gold buying, retail installment sales, and money transfer services.

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