Brokers Issue Forecasts for EZCORP, Inc.’s Q1 2024 Earnings (NASDAQ:EZPW)

EZCORP, Inc. (NASDAQ:EZPWGet Rating) – Equities researchers at Jefferies Financial Group issued their Q1 2024 earnings estimates for EZCORP in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, November 17th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst J. Hecht expects that the credit services provider will earn $0.22 per share for the quarter. The consensus estimate for EZCORP’s current full-year earnings is $0.69 per share. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for EZCORP’s Q2 2024 earnings at $0.21 EPS, Q3 2024 earnings at $0.16 EPS, Q4 2024 earnings at $0.21 EPS and FY2024 earnings at $0.80 EPS.

Separately, StockNews.com started coverage on EZCORP in a research note on Wednesday, October 12th. They issued a “buy” rating on the stock.

EZCORP Price Performance

Shares of NASDAQ:EZPW opened at $9.62 on Monday. The company’s fifty day moving average price is $8.62 and its 200-day moving average price is $8.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45, a current ratio of 4.21 and a quick ratio of 3.43. The firm has a market capitalization of $545.03 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.94, a PEG ratio of 0.40 and a beta of 1.13. EZCORP has a one year low of $5.51 and a one year high of $10.02.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On EZCORP

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in EZPW. New York State Teachers Retirement System lifted its stake in shares of EZCORP by 8.2% in the 2nd quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System now owns 75,181 shares of the credit services provider’s stock valued at $565,000 after acquiring an additional 5,682 shares during the last quarter. Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. purchased a new stake in shares of EZCORP during the first quarter valued at approximately $760,000. Money Concepts Capital Corp grew its holdings in shares of EZCORP by 8.8% in the second quarter. Money Concepts Capital Corp now owns 39,240 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $300,000 after purchasing an additional 3,166 shares during the last quarter. Azarias Capital Management L.P. increased its stake in shares of EZCORP by 17.8% in the first quarter. Azarias Capital Management L.P. now owns 1,141,992 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $6,898,000 after buying an additional 172,231 shares during the period. Finally, Aviance Capital Partners LLC raised its holdings in EZCORP by 3.0% during the 2nd quarter. Aviance Capital Partners LLC now owns 197,490 shares of the credit services provider’s stock valued at $1,483,000 after buying an additional 5,670 shares during the last quarter. 90.07% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

EZCORP Company Profile

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EZCORP, Inc provides pawn loans in the United States and Latin America. The firm’s geographical segments include U.S. Pawn, Latin America Pawn, and Other International. The U.S. Pawn segment includes EZPAWN, Value Pawn & Jewelry, and other branded pawn operations in the United States. The Latin America Pawn segment includes Empeño Fácil, Cash Apoyo Efectivo, and other branded pawn operations in Mexico, as well as GuatePrenda and MaxiEfectivo pawn operations in Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras.

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