EZCORP (EZPW) : The consensus on EZCORP (EZPW) based on 3 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 1 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 analyst believes that the stock is a Buy, which can produce decent returns in the future. 1 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
EZCORP (EZPW) has been rated by 2 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $11 and the lowest price target forecast is $9. The average forecast of all the analysts is $10.13 and the expected standard deviation is $1.59.
Also, In a research note released to the investors, CL King upgrades its rating on EZCORP (NASDAQ:EZPW).The analysts at the brokerage house have a current rating of Buy on the shares. Earlier, the shares were rated a Neutral by the brokerage firm. The rating by the firm was issued on August 17, 2016.
EZCORP (NASDAQ:EZPW): After opening at $9.91, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $9.88 on Thursday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $10.25 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $10.21 for the day, a gain of 3.44% for the day session. The total traded volume was 517,553. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $9.87.
EZCORP, Inc. is engaged in delivering instant cash solutions to customers across channels, products, services and markets. The Company offers customers multiple ways to access instant cash through approximately 1,400 locations and branches across the United States, Mexico, Canada and the United Kingdom. Products are offered through four primary channels: in-store, online, worksite and through a mobile platform. It provides a variety of instant cash solutions, including collateralized, non-recourse loans, known as pawn loans, and a variety of short-term consumer loans, including single-payment and multiple-payment unsecured loans and single-payment and multiple payment auto title loans. In some United States locations (primarily in Texas), the Company does not offer loan products themselves, but rather offer credit services to help customers obtain loans from independent third-party lenders.