NASDAQ:WRLD - World Acceptance Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Sell
  • Consensus Price Target: $57.00
  • Forecasted Upside: -64.17 %
  • Number of Analysts: 1
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$159.09
▼ -3.01 (-1.86%)
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Analyst Price Target for WRLD

i We calculate consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). Our consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. Our consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
$57.00
▼ -64.17% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 1 analysts offering 12 month price targets for World Acceptance in the last 3 months. The average price target is $57.00, with a high forecast of $57.00 and a low forecast of $57.00. The average price target represents a -64.17% upside from the last price of $159.09.

Sell

The current consensus among 1 polled investment analysts is to sell stock in World Acceptance. This rating has held steady since December 2020, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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12/22/2019
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3/21/2020
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6/19/2020
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9/17/2020
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12/16/2020
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3/16/2021
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5/15/2021
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6/14/2021

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/13/2021Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingSell$57.00Low
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12/18/2019Janney Montgomery ScottUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$87.00High
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Rating by John Rowan at Janney Montgomery Scott
10/18/2019Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingSellN/A
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Rating by John Rowan at Janney Montgomery Scott
7/26/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetUnderperform$65.00Low
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7/25/2019Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Sell$108.00 ➝ $87.00High
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2/1/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetUnderperform$66.00Medium
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11/5/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetUnderperform ➝ Underperform$79.00 ➝ $82.00Low
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7/27/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSell$79.00High
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7/23/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetUnderperform ➝ Underperform$82.00 ➝ $79.00High
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5/11/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetUnderperform$87.00Low
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1/29/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingAverage ➝ Sell$80.00High
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1/4/2018StephensReiterated RatingSell$65.00Medium
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10/12/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingSell$60.00N/A
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6/16/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSell$62.00Low
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5/8/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingSell$40.00High
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4/11/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSell$40.00Low
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1/12/2017StephensDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$55.00N/A
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1/10/2017Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeHold ➝ Underperform$60.00 ➝ $53.00N/A
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Rating by John Hecht at Jefferies Financial Group Inc.
11/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ Underperform$44.00N/A
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11/9/2016StephensUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal WeightN/A
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11/1/2016StephensInitiated CoverageUnderweight$44.00N/A
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7/29/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$41.00N/A
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7/15/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$37.00N/A
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(Data available from 6/14/2016 forward)
World Acceptance logo
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 death and dismemberment insurance in connection with its loans. It serves individuals with limited access to other sources of consumer credit, such as banks, credit unions, other consumer finance businesses, and credit card lenders. As of March 31, 2020, it operates 1,243 branches in Alabama, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, Tennessee, Utah, and Wisconsin. World Acceptance Corporation was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina.
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Today's Range

Now: $159.09
$158.29
$165.62

50 Day Range

MA: $142.72
$127.14
$162.73

52 Week Range

Now: $159.09
$60.95
$170.98

Volume

20,934 shs

Average Volume

49,162 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.08 billion

P/E Ratio

11.86

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.59

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of World Acceptance?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on World Acceptance in the last twelve months: Jefferies Financial Group Inc., TheStreet, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for World Acceptance?

1 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for World Acceptance in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $57.00, suggesting a possible downside of 64.0%. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting WRLD will reach $57.00 in the next twelve months. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $57.00 for World Acceptance in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for World Acceptance?

World Acceptance currently has 1 sell rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Sell." A "sell" rating indicates that analysts believe WRLD will underperform the market and that investors should sell shares of World Acceptance.
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How do I contact World Acceptance's investor relations team?

World Acceptance's physical mailing address is 108 FREDRICK STREET, GREENVILLE SC, 29606. The credit services provider's listed phone number is (864) 298-9800. The official website for World Acceptance is www.loansbyworld.com.