Equifax, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 20, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.18 per share scheduled for December 14,
2012. Shareholders who purchased EFX stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that EFX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $49.79, the dividend yield is 1.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EFX was $49.79,
representing a -3.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.86 and
a 49.16% increase over the 52 week low of $33.38.
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 $2.45. Zacks Investment Research reports EFX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 17%, compared to an industry
average of 9.9%.
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