Equifax (NYSE:EFX) Shares Up 0.1% on Analyst Upgrade

Shares of Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) shot up 0.1% on Friday after Morgan Stanley raised their price target on the stock from $140.00 to $150.00. Morgan Stanley currently has an equal weight rating on the stock. Equifax traded as high as $164.77 and last traded at $162.35, 371,226 shares were traded during trading. A decline of 48% from the average session volume of 716,862 shares. The stock had previously closed at $162.26.

A number of other research firms have also recently commented on EFX. Jefferies Financial Group assumed coverage on shares of Equifax in a research report on Wednesday, November 27th. […] Read more

Equifax Inc. Just Reported And Analysts Have Been Lifting Their Price Targets – Simply Wall St News

Investors in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) had a good week, as its shares rose 4.7% to close at US$163 following the release of its annual results. Revenues of US$3.5b arrived in line with expectations, although statutory losses per share were US$3.30, an impressive 42% smaller than what broker models predicted. Analysts typically update their forecasts at each earnings report, and we can judge from their estimates whether their view of the company has changed or if there are any new concerns to be aware of. So we collected the latest post-earnings statutory consensus estimates to see what could be in […] Read more

Scorned by Judge, Objectors to Equifax Settlement Fight to Clear Their Names

Chief U.S. District Judge Thomas Thrash Jr. of the Northern District of Georgia.

Lawyers scorned by a judge who approved the $1.4 billion Equifax settlement last month fired back, defending themselves and their profession representing objectors to class actions.

In his Jan. 13 order approving the Equifax deal, U.S. District Judge Thomas Thrash Jr. of the Northern District of Georgia took the opportunity to chastise many of the objector lawyers, specifically mentioning previous instances in which other judges had criticized the same lawyers. He rejected all the objections.

At least two the objector lawyers […] Read more

Is Equifax Inc. (EFX) a Winner or a Loser in the Consulting Services Industry

Equifax Inc. (EFX) is near the top in its industry group according to InvestorsObserver. EFX gets an overall rating of 66. That means it scores higher than 66 percent of stocks. Equifax Inc. gets a 57 rank in the Consulting Services industry. Consulting Services is number 17 out of 148 industries.

EFX has an Overall Score of 66. Find out what this means to you and get the rest of the rankings on EFX!

What do These Ratings Mean?

Finding the best stocks can be tricky. It isn’t easy to compare companies across industries. Even companies that have relatively similar businesses can […] Read more

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NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ACB, EFX, FCEL, GPRO, and PEP.

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Equifax And Inventory Command Center Team Up To Optimize Automotive Digital Retailing

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) and Inventory Command Center LLC (ICC) today announced a new partnership to help automotive enterprise clients take more control of how they receive, manage and display dealer inventory. This relationship expands the Equifax Automotive Solutions Suite and will help its enterprise clients to improve the speed, accuracy and management of vehicle inventory data from dealer partners.

Available to automotive lenders, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), website providers, and digital retailing providers through Equifax Automotive, the ICC Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform helps provide enterprises with easy-to-use, normalized data that better enables digital retailing and lender […] Read more

Feb 14, 2020 – Virtus Alternative Investment Advisers, Inc. Buys Equifax Inc, TransUnion, Marsh & McLennan Inc, Sells Equinix Inc, Digital Realty Trust Inc, CoreSite Realty Corp

Investment company Virtus Alternative Investment Advisers, Inc. (Current Portfolio) buys Equifax Inc, TransUnion, Marsh & McLennan Inc, Arthur J. Gallagher, Brown & Brown Inc, sells Equinix Inc, Digital Realty Trust Inc, CoreSite Realty Corp, Crown Castle International Corp, CyrusOne Inc during the 3-months ended 2019Q4, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Virtus Alternative Investment Advisers, Inc.. As of 2019Q4, Virtus Alternative Investment Advisers, Inc. owns 244 stocks with a total value of $7 million. These are the details of the buys and sells.

New Purchases: EFX, TRU, MMC, AJG, BRO, AM, GBT, ARWR, NG, XLRN, HQY, WING, […] Read more

Equifax Inc (EFX) Q4 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

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Equifax Inc (NYSE:EFX)Q4 2019 Earnings CallFeb 13, 2020, 8:30 a.m. ET


Prepared Remarks
Questions and Answers
Call Participants

Prepared Remarks:


Good day, and welcome to the Equifax Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions]

At this time, I’d like to turn the call over to John Gamble. Please go ahead.

John W. Gamble — Corporate Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Thanks, and good morning. Welcome to today’s conference call. I’m John Gamble, Chief Financial Officer. With me today is Mark Begor, Chief Executive Officer. Today’s call is being recorded. An archive of the recording will be available later today in the Investor Relations section […] Read more

How High Does Wall Street Think Equifax Inc. (EFX) Stock Can Go?

Analysts who follow Equifax Inc. (EFX) on average expect it to lose -12.06% over the next twelve months. Those same analysts give the stock an average rating of Buy.

That average rating puts Equifax Inc. higher than 40 of stocks, based on data compiled by InvestorsObserver.

Wall Street analysts are rating EFX a Buy today. Find out what this means to you and get the rest of the rankings on EFX!

Why are Analyst Ratings Important?

Analysts know the inner workings of the companies they follow better than anyone but the companies’ management. You can learn a lot about a company […] Read more