Our quantitative data points are meant to provide a high-level understanding of factors in equity risk models for World Acceptance Corp. Portfolio managers use these models to forecast risk, optimize portfolios and review performance.
We show how WRLD stock compares to 2,000+ US-based stocks, and to peers in the Finance sector and Finance/Rental/Leasing industry.
Please do not consider this data as investment advice. Data is downloaded from sources we deem reliable, but errors may occur.
World Acceptance Corp. engages in the small-loan consumer finance business. It offers short-term small instalment, medium-term larger loans, related credit insurance, ancillary products and services to individuals. The company also offers income tax return preparation services to customers. It also markets computer software and related services to financial services companies through its subsidiary ParaData Financial Systems. The Company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Greenville, SC.
Many of the following risk metrics are standardized and transformed into quantitative factors in institutional-level risk models.
Rankings below represent percentiles from 1 to 100, with 1 being the lowest rating of risk.
Stocks with higher beta exhibit higher sensitivity to the ups and downs in the market. (↑↑)
Stocks with higher market capitalization often have lower risk. (↑↓)
Higher average daily dollar volume over the past 30 days implies lower liquidity risk. (↑↓)
Higher price momentum stocks, aka recent winners, equate to lower risk for many investors. (↑↓)
Style risk factors often include measures of profitability and payout levels.
Companies with higher earnings generally provide lower risk. (↑↓)
Companies with higher dividend yields, if sustaintable, are perceived to have lower risk. (↑↓)