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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) which is in the industry Credit Services, gaining -0.25% today. In the last week its performance is 1.07%, and 8.48% for the past quarter. Currently, Equifax Inc., EFX has a target price of 141.83, so today’s gain of -0.25% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.07%.

Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX), has a market cap of 15779.5, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is 91.50%.

At the current price of 132.36, it has a dividend yield of 0.99%, and its target price is 141.83. This is with a profit margin of 16.10%, and total debt/equity of 1.16. Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has a P/E of 34.59, as well as a forward P/E of 22.26.

With a current EPS of 3.84, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 10.80%,Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 13.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 12.00%.

Performance for the year is 30.70%. Since its IPO date on 3/27/1986, the total performance to date is 19.84%.

Volume today for Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX), is 332959, while its average volume is 666.82. Whilst the total gain today was -0.25%, it did have a day high of -3.37%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.19%, and 1.27% for the month. The 52-week low for Equifax Inc., EFX has been 46.78%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.37%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 14.10%, and its return on assets is 8.30%. Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has an operating margin of 26.20%. With a sales growth of 19.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Equifax Inc., EFX is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.98, and has a current ratio of 0.7 and 0.7 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Equifax Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.88, and the P/S is 5.49, along with a P/B of 6.22. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 163.01.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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