EFX - Equifax Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
115.21
+1.38 (+1.21%)
At close: 4:01PM EST
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Previous Close113.83
Open114.79
Bid109.00 x 100
Ask116.25 x 500
Day's Range114.50 - 116.21
52 Week Range89.59 - 147.02
Volume1,342,644
Avg. Volume1,194,754
Market Cap13.834B
Beta1.01
PE Ratio (TTM)26.01
EPS (TTM)4.43
Earnings DateFeb 22, 2018 - Feb 26, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.56 (1.37%)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-11-22
1y Target Est125.79
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  • U.S. SEC calls for 'clearer' cyber risk disclosure from companies
    Reuters2 days ago

    U.S. SEC calls for 'clearer' cyber risk disclosure from companies

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday updated guidance to public companies on how and when they should disclose cyber security risks and breaches, including potential weaknesses that have not yet been targeted by hackers. The guidance also said company executives must not trade in a firm's securities while possessing nonpublic information on cyber security attacks. The SEC encouraged companies to consider adopting specific policies restricting executive trading in shares while a hack is being investigated and before it is disclosed.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    U.S. SEC calls for 'clearer' cyber risk disclosure from companies

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday updated guidance to public companies on how and when they should disclose cyber security risks and breaches, including potential weaknesses that have not yet been targeted by hackers. The guidance also said company executives must not trade in a firm's securities while possessing nonpublic information on cyber security attacks. The SEC encouraged companies to consider adopting specific policies restricting executive trading in shares while a hack is being investigated and before it is disclosed.

  • MarketWatch2 days ago

    SEC issues updated cybersecurity risk guidance but some say not nearly enough

    The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday issued guidance to public companies on how to disclose the growing risks and costs of cyberattacks.

  • Associated Press3 days ago

    Democrats on House panel urge Equifax to extend protections

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic lawmakers on a House investigative panel are asking the credit-monitoring company Equifax Inc. to provide free credit monitoring and identity theft protection for at least three years.

  • American City Business Journals3 days ago

    House Democrats 'respectfully urge' Equifax to extend free credit monitoring

    Saying that one year of protection is "insufficient," Democrats from the U.S. House of Representatives have asked Equifax Inc. (EFX) to extend its free credit-monitoring offer to three years. Fifteen Democrats from the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform signed a letter released to the public on Tuesday addressed to Paulino Barros Jr., the interim CEO of Equifax. The signees "respectfully urge" the company to bolster the timeline for its credit protection and identity theft services following last year's cybersecurity breach that left private information of more than 145.5 people vulnerable .

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    Lawmakers to Equifax: Extend Free Credit Protection Services

    Lawmakers want Equifax Inc. to offer consumers its free credit-monitoring service for a longer period of time.

  • How Symantec’s Consumer Segment Performed
    Market Realist4 days ago

    How Symantec’s Consumer Segment Performed

    Earlier in this series, we discussed Symantec’s (SYMC) Enterprise Security segment’s performance. Let’s see how the Symantec’s Consumer Digital Safety segment, previously known as the Consumer Security segment, performed in fiscal 1Q18. This segment provides digital safety offerings that protect information, networks, devices, and the identities of consumers.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Germany’s Union takes stand to prove value of active managers

    One of Germany’s largest asset managers, faced with questions over how active managers can add value compared with passive index funds, came to a surprising conclusion last year: sue companies. Frankfurt-based ...

  • MarketWatch7 days ago

    Why Equifax stock could be a better bet than Apple in 2018

    Shares of despised companies often outperform the most admired, writes Mark Hulbert.

  • How Symantec Plans to Bring Growth to Its Enterprise Segment
    Market Realist7 days ago

    How Symantec Plans to Bring Growth to Its Enterprise Segment

    Earlier in this series, we discussed the performance of Symantec’s (SYMC) Enterprise Security segment in fiscal 3Q18. Symantec has taken several steps to advance this offering, with the most recent step being a partnership with Oracle (ORCL). This partnership is expected to benefit Symantec, as its Integrated Cyber Defense platform is available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace.

  • The Wall Street Journal9 days ago

    [$$] Investors Aren't Getting the Full Story on Cyberthreats, Regulator Says

    Investors in public companies are ill-served by how firms disclose cybersecurity risks, cuing the need for the government to intervene, a senior federal regulator said this week.

  • The Wall Street Journal10 days ago

    [$$] CFPB Chief Says Equifax Probe Continues

    A federal consumer-finance regulator’s probe of the data breach at Equifax Inc. hasn’t changed since the Trump administration took over the agency, the interim head of the agency said.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Equifax Inc.
    Markit10 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Equifax Inc.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding EFX totaled $632 million.

  • The Wall Street Journal11 days ago

    [$$] Equifax Hires New Chief Information Security Officer

    Equifax said it has hired a new chief information security officer to help with the company’s overhaul of its security in the wake of its massive breach last year.

  • Investopedia11 days ago

    Equifax Data Breach Worse Than Previously Thought

    The credit reporting giant is under pressure to disclose the full extent of its cyberattack.

  • MarketWatch11 days ago

    Equifax names new information security chief

    Equifax Inc. said late Monday that it has named Jamil Farshchi as the company's chief information security officer. Equifax stock was up a fraction to $114.60 after hours. Farshchi has previously served ...

  • PR Newswire11 days ago

    Equifax Appoints New Chief Information Security Officer

    Jamil Farshchi, former Chief Information Security Officer at The Home Depot, brings industry-leading experience to Equifax ATLANTA , Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced ...

  • How Did Equifax Inc’s (NYSE:EFX) 18.42% ROE Fare Against The Industry?
    Simply Wall St.11 days ago

    How Did Equifax Inc’s (NYSE:EFX) 18.42% ROE Fare Against The Industry?

    With an ROE of 18.42%, Equifax Inc (NYSE:EFX) outpaced its own industry which delivered a less exciting 13.90% over the past year. While the impressive ratio tells us that EFXRead More...

  • Equifax (EFX) to Post Q4 Earnings: Disappointment in Store?
    Zacks11 days ago

    Equifax (EFX) to Post Q4 Earnings: Disappointment in Store?

    Last year's data-breach scandal expected to hurt Equifax (EFX) in the form of customer loss and elevated costs related to the cyber attack, thereby negatively impacting its overall Q4 performance.

  • American City Business Journals11 days ago

    NBC News: 'Mixed results' on Equifax's latest 'free for life' service

    In the ongoing battle to save its reputation , Equifax Inc. (EFX) has launched a new service it claims will be "free for life." But the results have been decidedly mixed, according to NBC News . At the start of the month, the Atlanta-based credit reporting service rolled out its "Lock & Alert" service that allows customers to "quickly lock and unlock their Equifax credit report" via computer or app. The service comes after the company extended its deadline to June 30, 2018 for consumers to put a free freeze on -- or to unfreeze -- their Equifax credit file.

  • Could This Really Replace Your Social Security Number?
    Motley Fool12 days ago

    Could This Really Replace Your Social Security Number?

    Find out how some want to solve the identity theft problem.

  • The Wall Street Journal13 days ago

    [$$] Equifax Hack Might Be Worse Than You Think

    Equifax said cyber thieves accessed records beyond what the company previously announced, according to a document submitted to the Senate Banking Committee.

  • Equifax hack put more info at risk than consumers knew
    Associated Press13 days ago

    Equifax hack put more info at risk than consumers knew

    The Equifax data breach exposed more of consumers' personal information than the company first disclosed last year, according to documents given to lawmakers. The credit reporting company announced in ...