“Our charge-off rate decreased as a percent of net loans on an annualized basis from 14.8% for the three months ended September 30, 2011, to 13.9% for the three months ended September 30, 2012. Managing our credit risks is a key driver of our earnings growth. Additionally, our past due loans as measured by those that are 61+ days delinquent has remained flat at 4.2% on a contractual basis for the two quarterly periods,” stated Mr. McLean.The provision for loan losses rose 7.8% to $32.4 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2013 compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2012. “We remain focused on monitoring our loan portfolio in light of the difficult economy and we believe that our allowance for loan losses is adequate based on the current outlook,” noted Mr. McLean.
World Acceptance Corporation Reports Second Quarter
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