First Cash Financial Services (FCFS) : $54.73 million worth of transactions were on upticks in First Cash Financial Services (FCFS), compared to $7.05 million on downticks. The ratio between the two was 7.76, whereas, the net money flow stood at a healthy $47.68 million on Fridays session. The consistent buying on upticks in the stock accounted for $46.65million worth of trades. The total money flow into the stock stood at $46.65 million. The bulls and the bears were in an equilibrium as the stock closed with a loss of -2.71%. The stock was trading at $50.32, with a drop of $1.4 over the previous days close. The stock recorded -2.93% for the week.
The company Insiders own 3.77% of First Cash Financial Services shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 89.79% of First Cash Financial Services shares.
In a related news,The officer (SVP Latin American Operations) of First Cash Financial Services Inc, Ramos Raul sold 30,000 shares at $37.66 on December 15, 2015. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $1,129,800. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
First Cash Financial Services (NASDAQ:FCFS): The stock opened at $52.49 and touched an intraday high of $53.29 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $51.9, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $52.83 with a gain of 4.99% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 310,971. The stock had closed at $50.32 in the previous trading session.
First Cash Financial Services (FCFS) : Traders are bullish on First Cash Financial Services (FCFS) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 3.4% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 1.4%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 1.91% in the last 1 week, and is up 3.26% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
First Cash Financial Services, Inc. is an operator of retail-based pawn stores in the United States and Mexico. The Company is also involved in the purchase of secondhand goods, as well as offer consumer financial services products. Its pawn stores generate retail sales from the merchandise acquired through collateral forfeitures and over-the-counter purchases from customers. In addition, some of the Companys pawn stores offer small consumer loans or credit services products. The Company owns and operates approximately 1,247 stores in the United States, Mexico and Guatemala. It operates consumer finance stores in Texas and Mexico, which include credit services and small unsecured consumer loans. The items the Company sells primarily consist of pre-owned consumer electronics, jewelry, power tools, household appliances, sporting goods and musical instruments.