Equifax, Inc. (EFX)

NYSE: EFX · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
225.66 -2.99 (-1.31%)
Jan 21, 2022 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap27.53B
Revenue (ttm)4.79B
Net Income (ttm)709.50M
Shares Out122.00M
EPS (ttm)5.65
PE Ratio39.91
Forward PE33.67
Dividend$1.56 (0.69%)
Ex-Dividend DateNov 23, 2021
Volume2,232,805
Open229.02
Previous Close228.65
Day's Range225.56 - 232.49
52-Week Range161.87 - 300.11
Beta1.43
AnalystsBuy
Price Target299.00 (+32.5%)
Earnings DateFeb 8, 2022

About EFX

Equifax Inc. provides information solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services for businesses, governments, and consumers. The company operates through four segments: U.S. Information Solutions (USIS), Workforce Solutions, International, and Global Consumer Solutions. The USIS segment offers consumer and commercial information services, such as credit information and credit scoring, credit modeling and portfolio analytics, locate, fraud detection and prevention, identity verification, and other consulting; mortgage servic...

IndustryProfessional Services
Founded1899
CEOMark Begor
Employees11,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolEFX
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 21 analysts, the average rating for Equifax stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 299.00, which is an increase of 32.50% from the latest price.

Price Target
$299.00
(32.50% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Equifax Enhances Mortgage Verification Solutions Available Through The Work NumberⓇ

ATLANTA, Jan. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --  Equifax®  (NYSE: EFX) today announced additional service enhancements to its comprehensive portfolio of verification solutions available to the mortgage industry. ...

2 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

Read Morgan Stanley' Stance On Equifax, Nielsen

Morgan Stanley analyst Toni Kaplan upgraded Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) to Overweight from Equal Weight and raised the price target to $325 (an upside of 14%) from $264. The analyst expects Equifax's organi...

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2 weeks ago - Benzinga

Equifax is adding buy now, pay later payments to credit reports. Here's how it could affect your score

Equifax announced that buy now, pay later payments will be added to credit reports in early 2022. That could help some consumers, but others should be careful.

3 weeks ago - CNBC

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1 month ago - InvestorPlace

Cashplus Bank Teams with Equifax to Launch UK Business Creditbuilder

U.K. FinTech for businesses Cashplus Bank is rolling out a Business Creditbuilder tool in partnership with Equifax to help small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) increase accessibility to credit, acco...

1 month ago - PYMNTS

Equifax To Include 'Buy Now, Pay Later' Payment Information In Consumer Credit Reports

Equifax Inc (NYSE: EFX) will be making 'Buy Now, Pay Later' (BNPL) payment information part of consumer credit reports. The company has created the policy for acceptance of BNPL tradelines in consumer c...

1 month ago - Benzinga

Equifax First to Formalize Inclusion of 'Buy Now, Pay Later' Payment Information in Consumer Credit Reports

ATLANTA, Dec. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Equifax ® (NYSE: EFX) is furthering its commitment to expand access to credit by making 'Buy Now, Pay Later' (BNPL) payment information part of credit reports, as...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Equifax to Include BNPL Plans in Credit Reports

Credit reporting agency Equifax is putting a plan in place next year to add buy now, pay later (BNPL) plans to credit reports, which hasn't always happened before, The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported...

1 month ago - PYMNTS

Here's Why You Should Retain Equifax (EFX) in Your Portfolio

Equifax's (EFX) top line has been showing a decent growth rate over the past few years. However, a debt-laden balance sheet remains a concern.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

CuneXus and Equifax Team Up to Offer Lenders Premium Financial Support

SANTA ROSA, Calif. and ATLANTA, Dec. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  CuneXus  and Equifax (NYSE: EFX) today have teamed up to offer CuneXus credit union customers a better view of their members' financial wel...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Equifax Unveils B2B Transaction Tool OnboardConnect

Equifax has launched a tool designed to allow faster, more secure and cheaper business-to-business transactions. OnboardConnect, announced on Monday (Dec. 13), uses data sources and analytics for near-r...

1 month ago - PYMNTS

Equifax Introduces OnboardConnect to Streamline Business Transactions

ATLANTA, Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax® (NYSE: EFX) today introduced a new solution designed to help business-to-business transactions occur faster, with a higher degree of certainty and at a lo...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Small Business Revival is Underway, While Demand for Credit Remains Low

TORONTO, Dec. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heading into the New Year, increasingly more Canadians are starting their own business according to Equifax Canada's Q3 Small Business Credit Trends Report. Wh...

1 month ago - GlobeNewsWire

BOXX Insurance Teams With Equifax for Identity Theft Protection

Cyber insurer BOXX Insurance is teaming up with Equifax to offer $1 million in identity theft protection coverage as holiday shopping gears up for record eCommerce sales, according to a press release on...

1 month ago - PYMNTS

BOXX Insurance Partners With Equifax To Launch $1M ID Theft Coverage

BOXX Insurance, a Toronto-based cyber insurer, has partnered with  Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) to launch $1 million Identity Theft Protection coverage amidst growing cyber safety concerns. The holiday seas...

1 month ago - Benzinga

Equifax Announces 2021 Developer Challenge and Accelerator Program Finalists

ATLANTA, Dec. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2021 Equifax (NYSE: EFX) Accelerate program, launched in June , challenged U.S.-based start-up and early stage software developers to create transformative solu...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Total Consumer Debt Climbs to $2.2 Trillion with Credit Card Spending Up

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Whether it's pent-up consumer demand, lifting of travel restrictions or higher disposable incomes, Canadians are giving their credit cards a workout heading in...

1 month ago - GlobeNewsWire

Equifax (EFX) Benefits From Buyouts and Innovation, Debt Ails

A diversified client base, product innovation and acquisitions bode well for Equifax (EFX).

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Retail Therapy on Most Holiday Shopping Lists: Credit Card Spending is Trending Up

Younger Adults Plan to Spend Significantly More Younger Adults Plan to Spend Significantly More

1 month ago - GlobeNewsWire

Why Is Equifax (EFX) Up 13.2% Since Last Earnings Report?

Equifax (EFX) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

ADS or EFX: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?

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2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

RBC Capital, Morgan Stanley Bump Up Equifax Price Target

RBC Capital analyst Ashish Sabadra raised the price target on Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) to $294 (an upside of 7%) from $270 and maintained a Sector Perform rating on the shares. Sabadra cites the company'...

2 months ago - Benzinga

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2 months ago - GuruFocus

Equifax Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

ATLANTA, Nov. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Equifax ®(NYSE: EFX) today announced that the Equifax Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share, payable on Dec. 15, 2021, to shareholder...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Equifax Accelerates Commitment to Environmental, Social and Governance Priorities

ATLANTA, Nov. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Equifax ® (NYSE:EFX) is expanding its commitment to Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues and today announced that the company will make new quantitati...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire