Rent-A-Center (RCII) Q4 results miss on all counts despite a slight uptick in total sales. Net...

|By:, SA News Editor

Rent-A-Center (RCII) Q4 results miss on all counts despite a slight uptick in total sales. Net profit fell 3.7% Y/Y as profit margins came under pressure due to expansion costs and a dip in same-store sales. For the current year, the company issues mixed guidance, expecting its EPS to come in betwen $3.25 to $3.40 on revenue growth of 5% to 8% - indicating a range of $3.24B to $3.33B. Street forecasts are for earnings of $3.49 on revenue of $3.28B.