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RCII

Rent-A-Center

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Rent-A-Center upgraded to Hold from Sell at Loop Capital

RCII Rent-A-Center
$9.52

-0.32 (-3.25%)

01/02/18
LOOP
01/02/18
NO CHANGE
Target $8
LOOP
Sell
Rent-A-Center CEO resignation 'another bad sign,' says Loop Capital
After Rent-A-Center announced that Mark Speese has resigned as CEO, Loop Capital analyst Anthony Chukumba called the news "another bad sign" that likely indicates that Speese was fed up with dealing with an activist investor pushing for a sale, Rent-A-Center continued to underperform in Q4, or both. Chukumba keeps his Sell rating and $8 price target on Rent-A-Center shares.
01/17/18
LOOP
01/17/18
NO CHANGE
Target $8
LOOP
Sell
Loop Capital less optimistic on Rent-A-Center ahead of earnings
Loop Capital analyst Anthony Chukumba keeps his Sell rating and $8 price target on Rent-a-Center ahead of Q4 earnings, but says he is turning even less optimistic about the company's top-line growth and profitability expectations. The analyst notes that investors will focus on comps and profitability, any 2018 guidance, a potential update on the company's progress in strategic alternatives review, and the turnaround plan of the recently appointed CEO.
02/21/18
LOOP
02/21/18
NO CHANGE
LOOP
Rent-A-Center price target lowered to $6 from $8 at Loop Capital
Loop Capital analyst Anthony Chukumba lowering his Rent-A-Center price target to $6 from $8 and reiterated his Sell rating. Chukumba said the company's "bad" Q4 earnings miss leaves him no reason to believe the company will significantly improve in the near future.
03/08/18
SPHN
03/08/18
NO CHANGE
Target $5
SPHN
Underweight
Stephens more cautious on Rent-A-Center after update on strategic process
Stephens analyst Vincent Caintic said he is incrementally more negative n Rent-A-Center after the company said its board expects to reach a determination with respect to "whether" to pursue a sale of the company, as he thought selling the company was the main activist thesis. A decision not to sell would drive "material downside" for Rent-A-Center shares, Caintic believes. The company comments on January and February same-store sale were also negative, noted the analyst, who maintains his Underweight rating and $5 price target on Rent-A-Center shares.

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