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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 0.05% today. In the last week its performance is 5.23%, and 11.61% for the past quarter. Currently, Equifax Inc., EFX has a target price of 130.69, so today’s gain of 0.05% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.19%.

Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX), has a market cap of 15281.51, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.60%, and institutional ownership is 90.70%.

At the current price of 128.47, it has a dividend yield of 1.03%, and its target price is 130.69. This is with a profit margin of 16.20%, and total debt/equity of 1.23. Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has a P/E of 34.97, as well as a forward P/E of 22.1.

With a current EPS of 3.67, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.68%,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 11.70%.

Performance for the year is 32.29%. Since its IPO date on 3/27/1986, the total performance to date is 16.03%.

Volume today for Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX), is 481074, while its average volume is 669.48. Whilst the total gain today was 0.05%, it did have a day high of 0.05%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.04%, and 1.53% for the month. The 52-week low for Equifax Inc., EFX has been 42.47%, while the 52-week-high has reached 0.05%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 14.10%, and its return on assets is 8.70%. Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has an operating margin of 26.10%. With a sales growth of 11.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Equifax Inc., EFX is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.76, and has a current ratio of 0.4 and 0.4 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Equifax Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.99, and the P/S is 5.58, along with a P/B of 6.14. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 157.87.

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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