EZCORP Inc (NASDAQ:EZPW) reached a new 52-week low during trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $9.53 and last traded at $9.35, with a volume of 38876 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $9.83.
A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on EZPW shares. ValuEngine raised EZCORP from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 9th. BidaskClub raised EZCORP from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 11th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered EZCORP from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $16.50.
The stock has a market cap of $535.38 million, a PE ratio of 15.18 and a beta of 1.46. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.30, a current ratio of 2.72 and a quick ratio of 2.16.
A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in EZPW. Fosun International Ltd acquired a new stake in EZCORP in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $126,000. Stevens Capital Management LP acquired a new stake in EZCORP in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $129,000. Iberiabank Corp acquired a new stake in EZCORP in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $129,000. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS acquired a new stake in EZCORP in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $131,000. Finally, Zebra Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in EZCORP in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $137,000.
EZCORP Company Profile (NASDAQ:EZPW)
EZCORP, Inc provides pawn loans. The company operates through three segments: U.S. Pawn, Mexico Pawn, and Other International. It offers pawn loans, which are non-recourse loans collateralized by tangible personal property, such as jewelry, consumer electronics, power tools, sporting goods, and musical instruments; and sells merchandise, including collateral forfeited from pawn lending operations and used merchandise purchased from customers.
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