Stochastic Oscillator Analysis for Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII)


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) for the period of 9-Day stands at 69.85% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 65.89%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

A rent-to-own industry leader, Plano, Texas-based, Rent-A-Center, Inc., is focused on improving the quality of life for its customers by providing them the opportunity to obtain ownership of high-quality, durable products such as consumer electronics, appliances, computers, furniture, and accessories, under flexible rental purchase agreements with no long-term obligation. The Company owns and operates approximately 2,600 stores in the United States, Mexico, Canada and Puerto Rico, and approximately 1,300 AcceptanceNOW kiosk locations in the United States and Puerto Rico. Rent-A-Center Franchising International, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, is a national franchiser of approximately 230 rent-to-own stores operating under the trade names of Rent-A-Center, ColorTyme, and RimTyme.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) opened the session at $11.26 and after going down -2.19% closed at $11.14. The stock lost -0.12 points in the last trade.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $11.05 and $11.39 during the previous active session. Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) traded with the volume of 1.12 Million with average volume of 1.5 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.63 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.68 and 55.27 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) is at 1.6% and the shares outstanding are 53.31 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) stands at 2.87% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 0 while Forward P/E shows the value of 20.04.

The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.22 and 2.5 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 7.79 and 20.2 correspondingly.

Return on Assets ROA of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) is at -11.6% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) stand at -69.2% and -5.9% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 7.74% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 5.39%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -14.31% while six month performance of the shares of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) remained bearish with the count of -2.28%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) remained down at -5.35% and -0.98% respectively.