World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD): Price and Financial Metrics

World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD): $70.62

1.17 (+1.68%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where WRLD ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.96% of US stocks.
  • WRLD's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving down over the last 26 weeks.
  • WRLD's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 3.1% of US stocks).

WRLD Stock Summary

  • WRLD's went public 31.04 years ago, making it older than 84.5% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for WRLD is currently 1.43, higher than just 5.5% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • The volatility of WORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP's share price is greater than that of 82.87% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to WORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP are KEX, LOCO, FWRD, FOCS, and BYD.
  • WRLD's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit WORLD ACCEPTANCE CORP's official web site, go to

WRLD Valuation Summary

  • WRLD's price/sales ratio is 0.7; this is 46.15% lower than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • WRLD's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 14 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WRLD.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WRLD 2022-12-02 0.7 1.3 29.0 20.2
WRLD 2022-12-01 0.7 1.3 29.4 20.3
WRLD 2022-11-30 0.7 1.2 28.6 20.1
WRLD 2022-11-29 0.7 1.2 27.7 19.9
WRLD 2022-11-28 0.7 1.2 27.6 19.9
WRLD 2022-11-25 0.7 1.3 28.9 20.2

WRLD Growth Metrics

    The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 44.81%.
  • The year over year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 22.16%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 11.05%.
Over the past 52 months, WRLD's revenue has gone up $81,135,423.

The table below shows WRLD's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 623.7221 307.5459 15.54006
2022-06-30 610.3228 290.1288 29.34612
2022-03-31 582.3875 281.4786 53.91984
2021-12-31 562.3378 239.6446 80.4216
2021-09-30 544.7117 230.2353 87.58548
2021-06-30 531.3258 197.2472 88.54401

WRLD's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • WRLD has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 93.84% of graded US stocks.
  • WRLD's asset turnover comes in at 0.539 -- ranking 14th of 430 Banking stocks.
  • COOP, CIZN, and BHLB are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WRLD.

The table below shows WRLD's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.539 1 0.091
2021-03-31 0.550 1 0.095
2020-12-31 0.556 1 0.073
2020-09-30 0.557 1 0.056
2020-06-30 0.554 1 0.046
2020-06-30 0.554 1 0.046

WRLD Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WRLD, see our WRLD price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $96.50 Average Broker Recommendation 2.38 (Moderate Sell)

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WRLD Price/Volume Stats

Current price $70.62 52-week high $265.75
Prev. close $69.45 52-week low $65.92
Day low $68.30 Volume 53,800
Day high $70.81 Avg. volume 54,502
50-day MA $83.47 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $129.28 Market Cap 441.87M

World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) Company Bio

World Acceptance Corporation offers short-term small and medium-term larger installment loans, related credit insurance and ancillary products and services to individuals. The company was founded in 1962 and is based in Greenville, South Carolina.

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Latest WRLD News From Around the Web

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Investors in World Acceptance (NASDAQ:WRLD) have unfortunately lost 64% over the last year

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Yahoo | December 5, 2022

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Yahoo | November 17, 2022

World Acceptance (WRLD) Reports Q2 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates

World Acceptance (WRLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -205.26% and 3.62%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | October 27, 2022

World Acceptance Corporation Reports Fiscal 2023 Second Quarter Results

GREENVILLE, S.C., October 27, 2022--World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD) today reported financial results for its second quarter of fiscal 2023 and six months ended September 30, 2022.

Yahoo | October 27, 2022

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

GREENVILLE, S.C., October 20, 2022--World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its second quarter conference call to be held on Thursday, October 27. The earnings release will be issued prior to the call.

Yahoo | October 20, 2022

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WRLD Price Returns

1-mo -12.74%
3-mo -42.12%
6-mo -41.23%
1-year -69.67%
3-year -22.45%
5-year -11.24%
YTD -71.23%
2021 140.10%
2020 18.31%
2019 -15.51%
2018 26.68%
2017 25.58%

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