Equifax (EFX) : Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Incid reduced its stake in Equifax by 0.44% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 270,958 shares of Equifax which is valued at $31,479,900 after selling 1,200 shares in Equifax , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 15, 2016.Equifax makes up approximately 3.58% of Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Incid’s portfolio.
Equifax closed down -1.42 points or -1.21% at $115.91 with 4,63,565 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $116.99, the shares hit an intraday low of $115.82 and an intraday high of $117.07 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund boosted its stake in EFX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,366 additional shares and now holds a total of 25,543 shares of Equifax which is valued at $2,967,586. Equifax makes up approx 0.07% of Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s portfolio. Simplex Trading sold out all of its stake in EFX during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 3,397 shares of EFX which is valued $394,663.Oakbrook Investments reduced its stake in EFX by selling 10,675 shares or 83.24% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,150 shares of EFX which is valued at $249,787. Equifax makes up approx 0.02% of Oakbrook Investments’s portfolio. Churchill Management Corp sold out all of its stake in EFX during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 11,687 shares of EFX which is valued $1,357,796.
On the company’s financial health, Equifax reported $1.14 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03 according to the earnings call on Feb 10, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.11. The company had revenue of $666.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $662.67 million. The company’s revenue was up 6.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.02 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Equifax. Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Apr 12, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 126 from a previous price target of $120 .Equifax was Initiated by Morgan Stanley to “Overweight” on Feb 23, 2016. Shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Feb 12, 2016 to “Overweight” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 115 from a previous price target of $125 .
Equifax Inc. is a global provider of information solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services for businesses governments and consumers. The Companys products and services are based on databases of consumer and business information derived from numerous types of credit financial assets telecommunications and utility payment employment income public record demographic and marketing data. It provides information technology and services to support debt collections and recovery management. In addition it is also a provider of payroll-related and human resource management business process outsourcing services in the United States of America. The Companys clients include financial institutions corporations governments and individuals. The Company has four operating segments which include U.S. Information Solutions (USIS) International Workforce Solutions and North America Personal Solutions.