Equifax (EFX) : Traders are bullish on Equifax (EFX) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 2.68% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 0.32%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.85% in the last 1 week, and is up 0.6% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.15% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.26%.The 200 Day SMA reached 12.35% Equifax Inc. is up 8.07% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 19.71%.
Equifax (EFX) : The highest level Equifax (EFX) is projected to reach is $155 for the short term and the lowest estimate is at $126. The consolidated price target from 9 rating analysts who initiate coverage on the stock is $141.89 and the possibility the share price can swing is $8.67.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Equifax (NYSE:EFX): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $131.5 and the intraday high of $134.2 after having opened at $134.03 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $134.03, a loss of -1.59%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 1,165,988 shares. The stock failed to cross $134.2 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $132.21.
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.