Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Green Dot: Banking On The Boroughs
The stock action in Green Dot Corporation (GDOT) isn't exactly matching the recent results of the company suggesting that investors are placing a large bet on the GoBank and check cashing initiatives. The actual results haven't improved much over last year, but the general perception has been they were better than expected after facing an onslaught of new competition in its market leading prepaid card segment.
Green Dot is focused on providing affordable banking for the masses. Its primary product is a reloadable prepaid debit card that is available at more than 60,000 retail stores nationwide and online. It has several new initiatives including the recently launched GoBank, Project Outreach and another wave of retailers expanding the retail locations by another 20,000 stores.
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