goeasy (TSE:GSY) PT Lowered to C$36.00 at National Bank Financial

goeasy (TSE:GSY) had its price target reduced by National Bank Financial from C$87.00 to C$36.00 in a report published on Tuesday, BayStreet.CA reports. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock.

Separately, BMO Capital Markets lifted their price target on shares of goeasy from C$75.00 to C$80.00 in a report on Thursday, February 13th.

Shares of TSE GSY opened at C$38.11 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 279.20, a quick ratio of 17.14 and a current ratio of 17.25. The company has a market cap of $528.65 million and a P/E ratio of 9.13. The firm’s fifty day moving average is C$59.75 and its two-hundred day moving average is C$63.42. goeasy has a 52-week low of C$21.08 and a 52-week high of C$80.61.

goeasy (TSE:GSY) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 12th. The company reported C$1.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of C$1.48 by C($0.03). The business had revenue of C$165.54 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of C$166.97 million. As a group, analysts forecast that goeasy will post 8.8900006 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, April 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 10th will be issued a $0.45 dividend. This is an increase from goeasy’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.31. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.72%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 26th. goeasy’s payout ratio is currently 29.71%.

In other goeasy news, Director David Ingram sold 49,886 shares of goeasy stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$72.83, for a total value of C$3,633,197.38. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 426,701 shares in the company, valued at approximately C$31,076,633.83.

About goeasy

goeasy Ltd. provides loans and other financial services to consumers in Canada. It also leases household products to consumers. The company operates through two segments, Easyfinancial and Easyhome. The Easyfinancial segment provides unsecured and real estate secured installment loans, and secured saving loans; loan protection plans; and an optional home and auto benefits product, which offers road side assistance and a suite of other support services, as well as credit monitoring services.

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