Equifax, Inc. (EFX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 23, 2018

Shutterstock photo

Equifax, Inc. ( EFX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 23, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.39 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 14, 2018. Shareholders who purchased EFX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that EFX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $134.28, the dividend yield is 1.16%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EFX was $134.28, representing a -6.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $143.37 and a 49.88% increase over the 52 week low of $89.59.

EFX is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American Express Company ( AXP ) and S&P Global Inc. ( SPGI ). EFX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.15. Zacks Investment Research reports EFX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -1.99%, compared to an industry average of 19.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EFX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to EFX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EFX as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco Canadian Energy Income ETF ( ENY )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials Portfolio ( RGI )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Industrial ( XLI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ENY with an increase of 9.42% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EFX at 1.57%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: EFX , AXP , SPGI , RGI , XLI

More from NASDAQ.com News


NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

Market News

Research Brokers before you trade

Want to trade FX?