Equifax, Inc. (EFX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 21, 2013


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Equifax, Inc. ( EFX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 21, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EFX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EFX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $62.11, the dividend yield is 1.42%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EFX was $62.11, representing a -5.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.65 and a 36.9% increase over the 52 week low of $45.37.

EFX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American Express Company ( AXP ) and Discover Financial Services ( DFS ). EFX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports EFX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.55%, compared to an industry average of 12%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EFX Dividend History page.

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