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Stock Information
Price (Prev Close): 78.12 Median Price Target: 83.50
Price - 52 Week High 79.94 Diff from Prev Close: 5.38
Price - 52 Week Low 58.86 % Difference: 6.89%
Price Date (Latest): Sep 16, 2014    


Analyst Ratings
1-Strong Buy 2
2-Buy 6
3-Hold 5
4-Underperform 0
5-Sell 0
Consensus Rating

Mean Recommendation: 2.23



Reference Information
Last Actual (FY0): 3.60
FY0 End Date: Dec '13
Ind. Annual Div. 1.00
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: 12.41 %
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: 4.36 %
Yield (%): 1.28 %


Analyst Forecasts
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates #Up #Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec '16 4.83 4.87 4.78 4.85 3 1 0 0.28 %
Annual Dec '15 4.32 4.40 4.26 4.32 14 2 0 0.27 %
Annual Dec '14 3.87 3.91 3.80 3.87 14 1 0 0.06 %
Quarterly Sep '14 0.97 1.00 0.77 0.99 13 0 0 -  
Quarterly Dec '14 1.02 1.07 0.80 1.03 13 0 0 -  
Quarterly Mar '15 1.00 1.02 0.96 1.00 8 1 0 0.13 %
Quarterly Jun '15 1.08 1.10 1.06 1.08 8 1 0 0.23 %
Long Term Growth N/A 10.50 10.50 10.50 10.50 1 2 0 1.94 %


Actuals
Fiscal Period   Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec '13 3.60 3.60 -0.07 %
Quarterly Sep '13 0.90 0.88 1.75 %
Quarterly Dec '13 0.91 0.91 -0.08 %
Quarterly Mar '14 0.89 0.87 2.59 %
Quarterly Jun '14 0.96 0.94 1.77 %
Annual Dec '12 2.97 2.94 0.91 %
Annual Dec '11 2.52 2.52 0.20 %

P/E Ratios
P/E Ratios Equifax Inc. other computers Ind. Relative
FY0 21.68 21.83 0.99
FY1 20.17 22.83 0.88
FY2 18.05 17.65 1.02

EPS Growth Rates
Growth Rates Equifax Inc. other computers Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 7.53 9.10 0.99
FY2/FY1 11.69 19.71 0.93
FY3/FY2 11.79 15.33 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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