Equifax (EFX) : Traders are bullish on Equifax (EFX) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 0.85% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 1.69%, 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 1.85% in the last 1 week, and is up 0.31% 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 1.18% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.59%.The 200 Day SMA reached 13.26%
Equifax (NYSE:EFX): After opening at $134.46, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $133.505 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $135 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $134.58 for the day, a gain of 0.94% for the day session. The total traded volume was 604,652. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $134.58.
Equifax (EFX) has been rated by 9 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $155 and the lowest price target forecast is $126. The average forecast of all the analysts is $143 and the expected standard deviation is $9.03.
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.