Curo Group Holdings Corp (NYSE:CURO) CAO David Strano Sells 11,415 Shares

Curo Group Holdings Corp (NYSE:CURO) CAO David Strano sold 11,415 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.00, for a total transaction of $182,640.00. Following the transaction, the chief accounting officer now owns 57,324 shares in the company, valued at $917,184. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

Curo Group stock opened at $15.61 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $673.75 million, a PE ratio of 9.02 and a beta of 3.60. The company’s 50-day moving average is $13.59 and its two-hundred day moving average is $12.22. The company has a current ratio of 3.30, a quick ratio of 3.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 22.98. Curo Group Holdings Corp has a 1 year low of $8.73 and a 1 year high of $16.99.

A number of research analysts have issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Curo Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Friday, August 2nd. Buckingham Research upped their target price on shares of Curo Group from $19.00 to $20.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, October 25th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Curo Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, November 11th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group upped their target price on shares of Curo Group from $19.00 to $20.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 4th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $18.00.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its position in shares of Curo Group by 129.8% in the 3rd quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 3,734 shares of the company’s stock valued at $49,000 after acquiring an additional 2,109 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP raised its position in shares of Curo Group by 39.0% in the 3rd quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 33,889 shares of the company’s stock valued at $450,000 after acquiring an additional 9,502 shares during the period. Alberta Investment Management Corp acquired a new stake in shares of Curo Group in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $418,000. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL acquired a new stake in shares of Curo Group in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $175,000. Finally, Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Curo Group in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $2,721,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 48.91% of the company’s stock.

About Curo Group

CURO Group Holdings Corp., a diversified consumer finance company, provides consumer finance to a range of underbanked consumers in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. It offers unsecured installment loans, secured installment loans, open-end loans, and single-pay loans, as well as ancillary financial products, including check cashing, proprietary reloadable prepaid debit cards, credit protection insurance, gold buying, retail installment sales, and money transfer services.

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