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Stock Information
Price (Prev Close) 126.96 Median Price Target 131.00
Price - 52 Week High 126.96 Diff from Prev Close 4.04
Price - 52 Week Low 90.94 % Difference 3.18%
Price Date (Latest) Jun 24, 2016    


Analyst Ratings
1-Strong Buy 3
2-Buy 8
3-Hold 4
4-Underperform 0
5-Sell 0

Mean Recommendation: 2.07



Reference Information
Last Actual (FY0) 4.50
FY0 End Date Dec '15
Ind. Annual Div. 1.32
Hist (5 Yr) Growth % 15.25 %
Hist (5 Yr) Stability % 2.47 %
Yield (%) 1.08 %


Analyst Forecasts
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates #Up #Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec '18 6.45 6.83 6.23 6.46 8 1 0 -0.02 %
Annual Dec '17 5.82 5.97 5.60 5.82 16 2 1 0.08 %
Annual Dec '16 5.21 5.28 5.13 5.20 16 1 1 0.01 %
Quarterly Jun '16 1.35 1.37 1.33 1.36 15 1 1 -  
Quarterly Sep '16 1.32 1.36 1.29 1.31 15 1 1 -  
Quarterly Dec '16 1.33 1.40 1.29 1.33 15 1 1 0.05 %
Quarterly Mar '17 1.39 1.45 1.33 1.40 9 1 1 -  
Long Term Growth N/A 11.70 13.10 10.00 12.00 3 0 0 -  

Actuals
Fiscal Period   Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec '15 4.50 4.46 0.80 %
Quarterly Jun '15 1.15 1.10 4.15 %
Quarterly Sep '15 1.14 1.10 3.72 %
Quarterly Dec '15 1.14 1.11 2.62 %
Quarterly Mar '16 1.23 1.15 6.63 %
Annual Dec '14 3.89 3.87 0.42 %
Annual Dec '13 3.60 3.60 -0.07 %

P/E Ratios
P/E Ratios Equifax Inc. communications Ind. Relative
FY0 27.13 22.57 1.20
FY1 23.44 18.94 1.24
FY2 20.97 17.16 1.22

EPS Growth Rates
Growth Rates Equifax Inc. communications Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 15.76 19.26 0.97
FY2/FY1 11.75 10.37 1.01
FY3/FY2 10.84 13.90 0.97

Disclaimer: Mean earnings estimates are calculated by First Call based on their earnings projections made by the analysts who cover Equifax Inc.. Please note that any opinions, estimates or forecasts regarding Equifax Inc.'s performance made by these analysts (and therefore the average estimate numbers) are theirs and do not represent opinions, forecasts or predictions of Equifax Inc. or its management. Equifax Inc. does not by its reference above or distribution imply its endorsement of or concurrence with such information, conclusions or recommendations.

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