NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of Rent-A-Center, Inc. securities (NASDAQ: RCII) from July 27, 2015 through October 10, 2016, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Rent-A-Center investors under the federal securities laws.
To join the Rent-A-Center class action, go to http://rosenlegal.com/cases-1017.html or call Phillip Kim, Esq. or Kevin Chan, Esq. toll-free at 866-767-3653 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com for information on the class action.
NO CLASS HAS YET BEEN CERTIFIED IN THE ABOVE ACTION. UNTIL A CLASS IS CERTIFIED, YOU ARE NOT REPRESENTED BY COUNSEL UNLESS YOU RETAIN ONE. YOU MAY ALSO REMAIN AN ABSENT CLASS MEMBER AND DO NOTHING AT THIS POINT. YOU MAY RETAIN COUNSEL OF YOUR CHOICE.
According to the lawsuit, throughout the Class Period Defendants issued materially false and misleading statements to investors and/or failed to disclose that: (1) Rent-A-Center could not properly implement its new point of sale system ("POS"); (2) the POS was performing extremely poorly, including several complete outages; (3) as a result, Rent-A-Center's Acceptance Now credit system could not be implemented properly; (4) Rent-A-Center could not meet revenue and profitability guidance provided to investors; (5) as such, Rent-A-Center would need to revise its prior guidance; and (6) as a result, Defendants' statements about Rent-A-Center's business, operations, and prospects, were false and misleading and/or lacked a reasonable basis. When the true details entered the market, the lawsuit claims that investors suffered damages.
A class action lawsuit has already been filed. If you wish to serve as lead plaintiff, you must move the Court no later than February 21, 2017. A lead plaintiff is a representative party acting on behalf of other class members in directing the litigation. If you wish to join the litigation, go to http://rosenlegal.com/cases-1017.html or to discuss your rights or interests regarding this class action, please contact Phillip Kim, Esq. or Kevin Chan, Esq. of Rosen Law Firm toll free at 866-767-3653 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
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