Equifax Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.39 (NYSE:EFX)

Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 7th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 22nd will be paid a dividend of 0.39 per share by the credit services provider on Friday, December 13th. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 21st.

Shares of NYSE EFX opened at $139.64 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $17.11 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.12, a PEG ratio of 2.94 and a beta of 1.21. The business’s fifty day simple moving […] Read more

Brokerages Set Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) PT at $133.00

Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the eighteen research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $133.00.

Several equities analysts have commented on the company. Jefferies Financial Group assumed coverage on Equifax in a research report on Wednesday. They issued a “buy” […] Read more

Banco de Sabadell S.A Has $1.04 Million Stake in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX)

Banco de Sabadell S.A trimmed its holdings in shares of Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) by 50.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 7,372 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after selling 7,656 shares during the quarter. Banco de Sabadell S.A’s holdings in Equifax were worth $1,037,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of EFX. NuWave Investment Management LLC increased its position in Equifax by 933.3% during the second quarter. NuWave […] Read more

Global Data Broker Market 2019 Prominent Key Players – Acxiom, Experian, Equifax, CoreLogic, TransUnion

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Equifax (NYSE:EFX) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Jefferies Financial Group

Jefferies Financial Group began coverage on shares of Equifax (NYSE:EFX) in a research note published on Wednesday, Benzinga reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating on the credit services provider’s stock. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Equifax’s Q4 2019 earnings at $1.49 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $5.58 EPS, Q1 2020 earnings at $1.30 EPS, Q2 2020 earnings at $1.47 EPS, Q3 2020 earnings at $1.52 EPS, Q4 2020 earnings at $1.62 EPS, FY2020 earnings at $5.90 EPS, Q1 2021 earnings at $1.40 EPS, Q2 2021 earnings at $1.62 EPS and FY2021 earnings at $6.60 EPS.

Several other equities […] Read more

Rise in consumer insolvencies raises a warning flag for creditors

Over the past year and a half, consumer insolvencies for the country as a whole have been trending higher despite the fact that Canada’s unemployment rate is close to the lowest it has been in almost fifty years, due to exceptionally strong employment growth.

Year-to-date (September) consumer insolvencies totalled 102,000, up 9.3% compared to the same period a year earlier. This relatively recent acceleration in consumer insolvencies is at odds with the recent trend in business insolvencies which has been trending steadily lower over the past eight years, despite the relatively fast growth of business credit. This divergence suggests […] Read more

Mackay Shields LLC Grows Position in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX)

Mackay Shields LLC raised its position in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) by 8.2% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 19,862 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,500 shares during the quarter. Mackay Shields LLC’s holdings in Equifax were worth $2,794,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. First Trust Advisors LP increased its stake in Equifax by 90.5% in the first quarter. First Trust Advisors […] Read more

National award for law firm

Lexis Nexis Family Law Awards, Southbank Ballroom, 27th November 2019

The family law team at Stephens Scown LLP was one of the winners at the most prestigious national awards for family lawyers.

The firm’s family team was named the Family Law Team of the Year – South at the Family Law Awards 2019. The winners were announced yesterday (Nov 27) at a black-tie awards dinner at The Ballroom on London’s […] Read more

After millions hacked, new Texas law requires businesses to report data breaches

Chinasa Emenaha never thought her banking information would be stolen.

Then one day Emenaha, a college student who uses a prepaid card, noticed she was getting charged for purchases she didn’t make.

“It would be like $91, $100, $50, and I was like, ‘What is going on? This is scary,” she said.

Emenaha had a good reason to be worried. The identities of millions of Texans are compromised every year, and many of them are left in the dark.

That is in large part because, in Texas, businesses […] Read more