Equifax, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14,
2013. Shareholders who purchased EFX stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
22.22% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $62.28, the dividend yield is 1.41%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EFX was $62.28,
representing a -2.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $63.91 and
a 44.8% increase over the 52 week low of $43.01.
EFX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American Express Company (
) and Discover Financial Services (
). EFX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.46. Zacks Investment Research reports EFX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.59%, compared to an
industry average of 13.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to EFX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EFX as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FVL with an increase of
10.04% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of EFX at 1.17%.