Nicholas Financial Inc (NASDAQ:NICK): Positive Stock Sentiment

June 17, 2018 - By reb123z

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Sentiment for Nicholas Financial Inc (NASDAQ:NICK)

Nicholas Financial Inc (NASDAQ:NICK) institutional sentiment increased to 0.67 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.03, from 0.64 in 2017Q4. The ratio increased, as 4 investment professionals opened new or increased equity positions, while 6 sold and decreased holdings in Nicholas Financial Inc. The investment professionals in our partner’s database now have: 2.79 million shares, up from 2.77 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Nicholas Financial Inc in their top 10 equity positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 2 Reduced: 4 Increased: 3 New Position: 1.

Nicholas Financial, Inc. operates as a specialized consumer finance firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $68.69 million. The firm engages in acquiring and servicing automobile finance installment contracts for the purchase of new and used automobiles and light trucks. It currently has negative earnings. It also originates direct consumer loans and sells consumer-finance related products.

The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $8.7. About 4,265 shares traded or 2.13% up from the average. Nicholas Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:NICK) has declined 8.19% since June 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.76% the S&P500.

Highlander Capital Management Llc holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Nicholas Financial, Inc. for 18,430 shares. Jbf Capital Inc. owns 35,546 shares or 0.05% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Tcw Group Inc has 0.04% invested in the company for 600,704 shares. The California-based Rbf Capital Llc has invested 0.03% in the stock. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc, a Texas-based fund reported 61,800 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 insider buy, and 0 insider sales for $24,036 activity.

More recent Nicholas Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:NICK) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Nicholas Financial Announces Kelly Malson as Chief Financial Officer” on May 30, 2018. Also Globenewswire.com published the news titled: “Nicholas Financial Reports 4th Quarter Results and Full Year Results” on June 06, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Nicholas Financial reports progress in first full quarter since new CEO” with publication date: June 06, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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