Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPSS) insider Curtis K. Powell sold 8,100 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $4.27, for a total value of $34,587.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

Shares of Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. (NASDAQ CPSS) traded down $0.02 on Friday, hitting $4.15. The stock had a trading volume of 29,707 shares, compared to its average volume of 62,894. The firm has a market cap of $90.80, a P/E ratio of 5.49 and a beta of 1.94. The company has a quick ratio of 17.19, a current ratio of 17.19 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 10.89. Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $3.66 and a fifty-two week high of $6.05.

Consumer Portfolio Services (NASDAQ:CPSS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 23rd. The credit services provider reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.17. Consumer Portfolio Services had a return on equity of 11.09% and a net margin of 4.87%. The firm had revenue of $109.49 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $112.39 million. sell-side analysts anticipate that Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. will post 0.66 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several brokerages have recently commented on CPSS. TheStreet downgraded Consumer Portfolio Services from a “c” rating to a “d” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Consumer Portfolio Services from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 11th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $6.00 target price on shares of Consumer Portfolio Services in a report on Thursday, September 7th.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. lifted its holdings in Consumer Portfolio Services by 0.6% during the 1st quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 70,127 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $330,000 after buying an additional 397 shares in the last quarter. Numeric Investors LLC lifted its holdings in Consumer Portfolio Services by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter. Numeric Investors LLC now owns 244,034 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $1,110,000 after buying an additional 1,329 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its holdings in Consumer Portfolio Services by 0.9% during the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 760,620 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $3,461,000 after buying an additional 6,530 shares in the last quarter. Hancock Holding Co. lifted its holdings in Consumer Portfolio Services by 17.6% during the 2nd quarter. Hancock Holding Co. now owns 44,185 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $201,000 after buying an additional 6,615 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Spark Investment Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Consumer Portfolio Services by 53.2% in the 2nd quarter. Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 61,600 shares of the credit services provider’s stock valued at $280,000 after purchasing an additional 21,400 shares during the period. 48.02% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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Consumer Portfolio Services Company Profile

Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc is a specialty finance company. The Company’s business is to purchase and service retail automobile contracts originated primarily by franchised automobile dealers and by select independent dealers in the United States in the sale of new and used automobiles, light trucks and passenger vans.

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