129.54 +0.02 (0.01%)
After hours: 4:23PM EDT
|Bid||117.00 x 800|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||129.02 - 130.18|
|52 Week Range||89.59 - 143.41|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||31.15|
|Earnings Date||Nov 7, 2018 - Nov 12, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.56 (1.22%)|
|1y Target Est||130.50|
The credit scores of millions of U.S. consumers have risen following a broad overhaul of how credit-reporting firms handle negative credit information. Consumers who had at least one collections account removed from their files experienced an 11-point increase, on average, in their credit scores, according to a report released Tuesday by the New York Federal Reserve. The report was based on a sample of millions of anonymous credit reports from credit-reporting firm Equifax Inc. Collections were completely removed from 8 million consumers’ credit reports in the 12 months through June, resulting in an average 14-point increase.
ATLANTA , Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced that Chief Financial Officer John Gamble and Trevor Burns of Investor Relations will meet with investors on Monday, August ...
Equifax hired Jamil Farshchi in February, months after the Atlanta-based credit reporting agency announced its infamous cyber breach. He served in the same role for Home Depot after the company's major data breach in 2014.
Equifax® Canada today announced that it has extended a long-standing partnership with FICO to distribute FICO® Scores to lenders and other businesses in Canada. As part of this renewed agreement, credit scores which have been previously distributed under the brand name BEACON®, will now be delivered under the FICO brand name as FICO® Scores based on Equifax Data. FICO Score 8 based on Equifax Data, which was previously called BEACON 9.0, will continue to leverage Equifax mortgage data.
ATLANTA , Aug. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced that the Equifax Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share, payable on September 14, 2018 , to ...
In the fiscal first quarter of 2019, Symantec (SYMC) delivered an adjusted operating income of $313 million, down 17% from the $377 million it reported in the previous year’s quarter. Its adjusted operating margin also contracted 370 basis points to 27.0% in the quarter. The company expects to see a non-GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) operating margin of 30% in fiscal 2019, which is at the lower end of its previous guidance range of 30%–32% for fiscal 2019.
ATLANTA , Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced that Chief Executive Officer Mark Begor , Chief Financial Officer John Gamble , and Trevor Burns of Investor Relations will ...
The hope is that if more money is funnelled into cybersecurity tools and personnel, these companies can avoid an incident like the one revealed by Equifax in September 2017, in which sensitive data about 147.9 million people was compromised. “It’s the wrong approach to say, ‘Here’s a blank check, tell us what you need and we’ll buy it,” said Mr. Stender, who oversees cybersecurity as well as disaster recovery, fraud and physical security for the Buffalo, N.Y., lender.
Shares of Equifax Inc. (efx) were down 2.1% in after-hours trading Wednesday after the credit-reporting agency posted better than expected second-quarter earnings but delivered an outlook for the third quarter that missed analyst expectations. The company reported net income of $144.8 million, or $1.19 a share, down from $165.4 million, or $1.36 a share, a year earlier. Adjusted earnings fell to $1.56 a share, from $1.60 a share in the year-earlier quarter, but topped the FactSet consensus estimate of $1.54.
On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had net income of $1.19. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to $1.56 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The ...
ATLANTA , July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018 . "During the second quarter, we delivered solid results while ...
Equifax (NYSE: EFX ) unveils its next round of earnings Wednesday. Get prepared with Benzinga's ultimate preview for Equifax's Q2 earnings. Earnings and Revenue Sell-side analysts expect Equifax's EPS ...
A former Equifax Inc employee pleaded guilty on Monday to having engaged in insider trading before the credit reporting company last year disclosed a cyber attack that exposed the personal data of about 148 million people. Sudhakar Reddy Bonthu, a former software development manager who was involved in assisting in Equifax's response to the breach, pleaded guilty in federal court in Atlanta to a single insider trading count, prosecutors said. Bonthu, 44, is one two former Equifax employees who federal prosecutors have accused of seeking to profit by trading on confidential information related to the cyber attack before the company disclosed the data breach last September.
Incremental costs incurred related to the cybersecurity incident are likely to weigh on Equifax's (EFX) bottom line in second-quarter 2018.
ATLANTA, July 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (EFX) has named Paulino do Rego Barros Jr. to serve as President of United States Information Solutions (USIS), replacing Trey Loughran who has announced he is leaving the company to pursue a new opportunity. Barros, who has held multiple senior leadership roles within the company, will be responsible for leading one of the largest business units within Equifax, with estimated revenue of $1.3 billion. USIS leverages unique data assets, technology, analytics, and expertise to create unparalleled insights to help both businesses and consumers make more informed financial decisions.
Kathy Kraninger on multiple occasions mentioned the falllout from the hack of Equifax during her confirmation hearing.
ATLANTA , July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) will release its financial results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2018 in a press release to be issued on July 25 after market close. ...