Equifax, Inc. (EFX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 20, 2012
Equifax, Inc. ( EFX ) 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 ( AXP ) and Discover Financial Services ( DFS ). 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%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EFX Dividend History page.