Rent-A-Center Inc (RCII)

12.55
0.22 1.70
NASDAQ : Services
Prev Close 12.77
Open 12.73
Day Low/High 12.51 / 12.75
52 Wk Low/High 9.76 / 28.66
Volume 434.87K
Avg Volume 1.63M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 53.20M
Market Cap 669.22M
EPS -2.00
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 0.32 (2.50%)

Latest News

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Call And Webcast

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Call And Webcast

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ/NGS:RCII) today announced it will host a conference call on Thursday, July 27th, 8:30 a.

Rent-A-Center Rejects $15-a-Share Vintage Offer Despite Activist's Recent Victory

Rent-A-Center Rejects $15-a-Share Vintage Offer Despite Activist's Recent Victory

The offer came after The Deal reported in April that Vintage and another rent-to-own company, Aarons, were interested in buying the company under pressure from Engaged's Wellnig

Engaged Capital Issues Statement In Respect Of Rent-A-Center

Engaged Capital Issues Statement In Respect Of Rent-A-Center

Engaged Capital, LLC (together with its affiliates, "Engaged Capital"), an investment firm specializing in enhancing the value of small and mid-cap North American equities with a 20.

Stocks Struggle for Direction After Trump Jr.-Russia Bombshell

Stocks Struggle for Direction After Trump Jr.-Russia Bombshell

Trump-Russia connection becomes stronger, Wall Street reacts.

Midday Report: Wall Street Reacts to Trump Jr.-Russia Meeting; PepsiCo Beats

Midday Report: Wall Street Reacts to Trump Jr.-Russia Meeting; PepsiCo Beats

Stocks made a sudden turn lower on increasing evidence of ties between Russia and the Trump campaign.

Notable Tuesday Option Activity: RCII, WBMD, BWLD

Notable Tuesday Option Activity: RCII, WBMD, BWLD

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Rent-A-Center Inc. , where a total volume of 25,301 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 2.5 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares).

Energy Names Lead Wall Street as Crude Oil Makes Surprise Turn Higher

Energy Names Lead Wall Street as Crude Oil Makes Surprise Turn Higher

Markets await Janet Yellen testimony, beginning of earnings season.

Stock Futures Lower as Oil Falls on Higher Shale Investment

Stock Futures Lower as Oil Falls on Higher Shale Investment

Stock futures decline as crude oil comes under pressure.

Vintage Capital Bids $800 Million for Rent-A-Center, Stock Soars, Deal Rejected

Vintage Capital Bids $800 Million for Rent-A-Center, Stock Soars, Deal Rejected

Rent-A-Center says Vintage Capital's offer 'significantly undervalues' the company.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday

U.S. stock futures trade lower on Tuesday, as Wall Street trades cautiously ahead of testimony later in the week from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

YieldBoost Rent-A-Center From 2.7% To 12.8% Using Options

Shareholders of Rent-A-Center Inc. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 2.7% annualized dividend yield can sell the December covered call at the $15 strike and collect the premium based on the 55 cents bid, which annualizes to an additional 10.1% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 12.8% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

Rent-A-Center Stock Sees Short Interest Fall 11%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 06/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 2,015,632 share decrease in total short interest for Rent-A-Center Inc. , to 16,315,623, a decrease of 11.00% since 05/31/2017.

Ex-Div Reminder for Rent-A-Center (RCII)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/29/17, Rent-A-Center Inc. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.08, payable on 7/20/17.

Rent-A-Center's New EVP - Chief Human Resources Officer Martin Evans (Photo: Business Wire)

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ/NGS:RCII) today announced it has appointed Martin Evans as Executive Vice President - Chief Human Resources Officer, effective July 18, 2017.

Don't Forget Why You Love Tech Stocks Like Amazon, Jim Cramer Explains

Don't Forget Why You Love Tech Stocks Like Amazon, Jim Cramer Explains

You may want to stay away from tech, from the crowded trades. But maybe you shouldn't give up so easily, says Jim Cramer.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Reports May Key Operating Metrics

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ/NGS: RCII) today announced the following preliminary key operating metrics for its Core U.

RCII: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 05/31/2017 settlement date, and Rent-A-Center Inc. is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 15.69 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.01.

Here's Why an Activist Just Got a Boost in His Rent-A-Center Sale Effort

Here's Why an Activist Just Got a Boost in His Rent-A-Center Sale Effort

A battle between insurgent fund manager Glenn Welling and the rent-to-own retailer concluded today. Here is the result.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Announces Preliminary Results Of Voting At 2017 Annual Meeting Of Stockholders

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ/NGS:RCII) ("Rent-A-Center" or the "Company"), the nation's largest rent-to-own operator, today announced that, based on preliminary results provided by its proxy solicitor following the...

All Engaged Capital Nominees Resoundingly Elected To The Board Of Rent-A-Center

Engaged Capital, LLC (together with its affiliates, "Engaged Capital"), an investment firm specializing in enhancing the value of small and mid-cap North American equities with a 20.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ/NGS: RCII) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Announces Amended Credit Facility

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ/NGS: RCII) today announced the closing of an amended credit agreement with its existing bank group.

RCII Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of Rent-A-Center Inc. have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $12.67, changing hands for $13.00/share.

Engaged Capital Reminds Rent-A-Center Stockholders To Vote BLUE Proxy To Stop Further Value Destruction

Engaged Capital, LLC (together with its affiliates, "Engaged Capital"), an investment firm specializing in enhancing the value of small and mid-cap North American equities with a 20.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Clarifies Voting Procedures Regarding The Company's 2017 Annual Meeting Of Stockholders

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ/NGS:RCII) ("Rent-A-Center" or the "Company"), the nation's largest rent-to-own operator, today provided additional clarity for stockholders regarding the voting procedures for the Company's 2017...

Rent-A-Center Coworkers Donate $114,000 To North Texas Food Bank (Photo: Business Wire)

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ/NGS:RCII), a leader in the rent-to-own industry, donated $114,000 last week to the North Texas Food Bank at a closing ceremony in its corporate headquarters.

From Facebook to B-Dubs No One Is Safe from Activist Shareholders: ICYMI Thursday

From Facebook to B-Dubs No One Is Safe from Activist Shareholders: ICYMI Thursday

It's been a banner week for insurgents and that should continue.

Rent-A-Center Comments On Glass Lewis Report

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ/NGS:RCII) ("Rent-A-Center" or the "Company"), the nation's largest rent-to-own operator, today issued the following statement in response to a report from Glass Lewis & Co.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D+ (Sell)