World Acceptance Corp

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  • World Acceptance misses Street 3Q forecasts Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 7:10 AM ET

    GREENVILLE, S.C. _ World Acceptance Corp. on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $18.5 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.11 per share. World Acceptance shares have fallen slightly more than 3 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Most shorted stocks ahead of earnings Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 11:20 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Of companies announcing earnings this week, subprime lender World Acceptance has the most shorted stock, according to data from Markit.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, April 7, 2014.

    More new shorts were added in Nasdaq stocks in the end of March, but they declined on NYSE names.

  • World Acceptance Delays 10-K  Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 2:35 PM ET

    Subprime consumer lender World Acceptance has delayed filing its complete 10-K for the second time in the past month. CNBC's Herb Greenberg discusses what the company's move means for its stock.

  • Keep an Eye on This 204% Lender Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 12:26 PM ET
    Credit card and magnifying glass

    When fast-growing World Acceptance reports earnings on July 26, keep an eye on anything the company says about the government's newly formed Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).