Overall market sentiment has been high on Curo Group Holdings Corp (CURO) stock lately. CURO receives a Bullish rating from InvestorsObserver's Stock Sentiment Indicator.
What is Stock Sentiment?
In investing, sentiment generally means whether or not a given security is in favor with investors. It is typically a pretty short-term metric that relies entirely on technical analysis. That means it doesn’t incorporate anything to do with the health or profitability of the underlying company.
Recent trends are a good indicator of current market sentiments. In its most basic form, stocks that are trending up are desirable by investors while stocks currently falling must be unattractive.
InvestorsObserver's Sentimental Indicator tracks both changes in price and volume to analyze the most recent trends. Typically an increase in volume indicates ongoing trends are getting stronger, while a decrease in volume usually signals an end to the current trend.
Available options can also represent current sentiments for a given stock. Since investors are able to bet on future trends of stocks using options, we consider the ratio of calls to puts when analyzing market sentiments .
What's Happening With CURO Stock Today?
Curo Group Holdings Corp (CURO) stock is up 54.38% while the S&P 500 is down -0.39% as of 10:03 AM on Friday, Dec 18. CURO has risen $4.78 from the previous closing price of $8.79 on volume of 1,604,959 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 is higher by 16.20% while CURO has risen 3.83%. CURO earned $2.41 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.63.
More About Curo Group Holdings Corp
CURO Group Holdings Corp is a consumer finance company. It offers a broad range of consumer finance products including unsecured installment loans, secured installment loans, open-end loans, and single-pay loans. The company also provides ancillary financial products including check cashing, proprietary reloadable prepaid debit cards, credit protection insurance in the Canadian market, gold buying, retail installment sales, and money transfer services. The firm serves a wide range of underbanked consumers in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The majority of its revenue is derived from the United States.