Equifax Inc (EFX): Richard F Smith , Chairman and CEO of Equifax Inc sold 190,000 shares on May 11, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on May 12, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $122.99 per share for a total value of $23300148 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 9, 2016, Mark B Templeton (director) purchased 2,000 shares at $119.67 per share price.On May 4, 2016, Coretha M Rushing (Chief HR Officer) sold 11,344 shares at $119.42 per share price.Also, On Mar 1, 2016, Joseph Michael Iii Loughran (CMO) sold 6,216 shares at $106.23 per share price.On Mar 1, 2016, J Dann Adams (Pres-Per Sols) sold 2,500 shares at $105.89 per share price.
Equifax: On Tuesday, May 10, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Equifax which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $121.93 and hit $124.65 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $124.59, with a gain of 2.99% or 3.62 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 11,23,667 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $124.65 and the company has a market cap of $14,828 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $90.94.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Equifax is Initiated by Jefferies to Hold. The Rating was issued on May 9, 2016.Equifax is Reiterated by Barclays to Overweight and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 135 from a previous price target of $125 .The Rating was issued on Apr 29, 2016.Equifax is Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to Outperform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 126 from a previous price target of $125 .The Rating was issued on Apr 26, 2016.Equifax is Reiterated by Stifel to Buy and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 126 from a previous price target of $120 .The Rating was issued on Apr 12, 2016.Equifax is Initiated by Morgan Stanley to Overweight. The Rating was issued on Feb 23, 2016.
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.