Rent-A-Center leases household durable goods to customers on a rent-to-own basis. The Company operates through four segments: Core U.S., Acceptance Now, Mexico, and Franchising. It offers durable products, such as consumer electronics; appliances; computers, including tablets; smartphones; and furniture, including accessories under rental purchase agreements. The Company also provides merchandise on an installment sales basis; and offers the rent-to-own transaction to consumers who do not qualify for financing from the traditional retailer through kiosks within retailer’s locations. It operates retail installment sales stores under the Get It Now and Home Choice names; and rent-to-own and franchised rent-to-own stores under the Rent-A-Centre, ColorTyme, and RimTyme names.

Company Growth (employees)
Plano, US
Size (employees)
21,600 (est)
Rent-A-Center is headquartered in Plano, US

Rent-A-Center Office Locations

Rent-A-Center has an office in Plano
Plano, US (HQ)
5501 Headquarters Dr

Rent-A-Center Financials and Metrics

Rent-A-Center Financials

Rent-A-Center's revenue was reported to be $3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 10% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

3 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Market capitalization (08-Dec-2017)

627.9 m
Rent-A-Center's current market capitalization is $627.9 m.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.2 b3.3 b3 b

Revenue growth, %

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Rent-A-Center Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Stores (Mexico)


Stores (Franchising)


Stores (Core U.S.)

2.82 k2.82 k2.8 k2.7 k2.67 k2.66 k2.48 k2.47 k2.46 k2.45 k

Staffed Kiosk Locations (Acceptance Now)

1.41 k1.43 k1.46 k1.47 k1.44 k1.44 k1.37 k1.37 k1.43 k1.39 k
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Rent-A-Center Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
The Rental StoreDecember 19, 2010$75.5 m
Rent-WayAugust 07, 2006$567 m
Rainbow RentalsFebruary 04, 2004

Rent-A-Center Market Value History

Rent-A-Center Revenue Breakdown

Rent-A-Center Median Salaries

Source: 16 public H-1B filings from Rent-A-Center

Rent-A-Center's Web-traffic and Trends

Rent-A-Center Online and Social Media Presence

Rent-A-Center News and Updates

BRIEF-Engaged Capital commends Rent-A-Center for starting strategic alternatives review

* Engaged Capital commends Rent-A-Center board for initiating strategic alternatives review process

Vintage Capital offers to buy Rent-A-Center for $800 million. says letter: Reuters

Vintage Capital has offered to buy Rent-A-Center Inc (RCII.O) for around $800 million, according to a letter seen by Reuters, in a move that would add another rent-to-own company to the private equity firm's portfolio.

Rent-A-Center Company Life and Culture

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