RKT Stock: 15 Things to Know as Rocket Moves Beyond Mortgages With Truebill Deal

Rocket Companies (NYSE:RKT) stock is on the move Monday following news of an acquisition deal with Truebill.

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Let’s break down that deal below for potential RKT stock investors!

  • First off, note that Rocket is a company focused on mortgages and is also expanding into auto loans.
  • Truebill is a financial services company with some 2.5 million users.
  • Another quick highlight is the company doubling its user base over the last year.
  • It acts as a financial hub that helps customers better manage their funds, as well as other financial aspects of their lives.
  • The company currently boasts a 91% retention rate.
  • It’s also set to see revenue more than double in 2021 when compared to the previous year.
  • This has it on its way to generating an annual revenue of $100 million.
  • Rocket is buying Truebill for a total of $1.275 billion.
  • The current expectation is for this deal to close before the end of the year.
  • News of the Truebill acquisition is spurring extra interest in RKT stock today.
  • As a result, more than 5 million shares of the company’s stock have changed hands.
  • That’s already above the company’s daily average trading volume of about 4.3 million shares.
  • RKT stock is also heading lower on today’s acquisition news.
  • That’s not surprising as companies typically see their shares fall with an acquisition announcement.
  • It could be that today’s heavy trading comes from investors picking up shares of RKT stock on that dip.

RKT stock is down 7.5% as of Monday afternoon and is down 28.6% since the start of the year.

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