Healthy Upside Potential: EZCorp, Inc. (EZPW)

With 0.63 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained heavier than its average volume of 0.57 million shares. During the session, the Credit Services company that operates in wider Financial sector, reached to the highest price of $10.39 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $10.1099. The 52-week range on EZPW shows that it touched its highest point at $11.52 and its lowest point at $7.70 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $15.50. EZPW paid its most recent dividend on 949622400, while the ex-dividend date for that was 949622400. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.06.

Price Performance and Earnings:

Stock performance is one of the indicators that investors use to determine whether they will profit from a stock. The price performance of EZPW was down-trending over the past week, with a drop of -1.26%, but this was down by -9.33% over a month. Three-month performance dropped to -5.02% while six-month performance rose 23.76%. The stock gained 16.69% in the past year, while it has gained 16.82% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for EZPW yields 1.00 with Next year EPS estimates of 1.17. For the next quarter, that number is 0.22. This implies an EPS growth rate of 20.65% for this year and 5.41% for next year. EPS is expected to grow by 35.00% annually over the next five years; however, over the past five years, the company experienced an annual growth rate of -3.85%.

Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 51.87 million EZPW shares are outstanding with a float of 49.89 million shares on hand for trading. On 2024-04-30, short shares totaled 6.71 million, which was 1222.0000499999999 higher than short shares on 1711584000. In addition to Mr. Phillip Ean Cohen B.Com., M.B.A. as the firm’s Executive Chairman, Mr. Lachlan P. Given BBus serves as its CEO, Director & Chief Strategy, M&A and Funding Officer.

Institutional Ownership:

Through their ownership of 1.18839 of EZPW’s outstanding shares, institutional investors have minority control over the company.

An Overview of Recent Financials:

Understanding a company as a customer does not mean you will understand it as an investor. The wise investor uses quantitative research to analyze metrics such as revenue, net income, and earnings. In its fiscal quarter reported on 2024-03-31, EZPW reported revenue of $285639000.0 and operating income of $27290000.0. The EBITDA in the recently reported quarter was $40275000.0 and diluted EPS was $0.29.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for EZPW since 0 analysts follow the stock currently. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential.