Equifax Inc. is a global provider of information solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services for businesses, governments, and consumers. The Company has a large and diversified group of clients, including financial institutions, corporations, governments, and individuals. Its products and services are based on comprehensive databases of consumer and business information derived from numerous sources including credit, financial assets, telecommunications and utility payments, employment, income, demographic and marketing data. Equifax uses advanced statistical techniques and software tools to analyze all available data, creating customized insights, decision-making solutions, and processing services for our clients. The Company helps consumers understand, manage and protect their personal information and make more informed financial decisions. It also provides information, technology, and services to support debt collections and recovery management. Additionally, Equifax is a provider of payroll-related and human resource management business process outsourcing services in the United States of America or U.S.

Company Growth (employees)
Atlanta, US
Size (employees)
9,500 (est)
Equifax was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Atlanta, US

Key People/Management at Equifax

John Gamble

John Gamble

Corp VP & CFO
Andy Bodea

Andy Bodea

Chief Global Operations Officer
Coretha Rushing

Coretha Rushing

Chief People Officer
Trey Loughran

Trey Loughran

President, U.S. Information Solutions
John Hartman

John Hartman

President, International

Equifax Office Locations

Equifax has offices in Atlanta, Reston, Alpharetta, St. Louis and in 17 other locations
Atlanta, US (HQ)
1550 Peachtree Street NW
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Equifax Financials and Metrics

Equifax Financials

Equifax's revenue was reported to be $3.1 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

856.7 m

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

563 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

167.6 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

264.1 m

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2017)

13.2 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

403.9 m


14.8 b
Equifax's current market capitalization is $13.2 b.
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.3 b2.4 b2.7 b3.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

887.4 m1.1 b

Gross profit

1.8 b2 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


678.1 m667.4 m728.3 m811.3 m804.1 m832.2 m856.7 m

Cost of goods sold

220.8 m226.5 m253.3 m285.8 m288 m300.8 m293.7 m

Gross profit

457.3 m440.9 m475 m525.5 m516.1 m531.4 m563 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDY, 2008Y, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


58.2 m103.1 m119.4 m127.7 m146.8 m235.9 m128.3 m93.3 m129.3 m

Accounts Receivable

152 k

Current Assets

648.4 m605.1 m561.6 m672.9 m


2.4 b2.6 b2.6 b4 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


131.9 m101.4 m91.7 m115 m95 m84.2 m108.5 m96.8 m96.8 m111.5 m123.2 m403.9 m

Current Assets

526.5 m524.5 m554.2 m550.4 m585 m591.2 m582.1 m630.1 m627.2 m661.8 m705.2 m1 b


2.4 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b4 b4 b4.1 b4.1 b4.1 b

Total Assets

4.4 b4.8 b4.8 b4.7 b4.6 b4.6 b4.5 b6.7 b6.6 b6.8 b6.8 b7.1 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

359.9 m374 m434.8 m495.1 m

Depreciation and Amortization

190.3 m204.2 m198 m268.7 m

Accounts Receivable

(2.4 m)(28 m)(27 m)(55.7 m)


(4.2 m)(5.2 m)10.8 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

281 m86.3 m180.8 m275.2 m89.6 m202.1 m321.8 m102.4 m235.4 m370.3 m155.4 m323 m

Depreciation and Amortization

144.6 m50.5 m101.2 m152.1 m50.3 m100.8 m150.4 m56.8 m124.7 m195.4 m72.1 m143.5 m

Accounts Receivable

(1.4 m)(20.4 m)(27.8 m)(11.1 m)(30.6 m)(34.8 m)(29 m)(45.4 m)(42.5 m)(54.5 m)(22.7 m)(24.1 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

374.4 m65 m217.8 m413.4 m102.9 m289.6 m536.8 m90.3 m279.5 m524.5 m103.7 m329.1 m
USDY, 2017


56.2 x


45.1 x


64.8 x


90.2 k

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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Equifax Operating Metrics

Equifax's Business Records was reported to be 201 m in FY, 2016, which is a 101% increase from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


600 m600 m820 m

Business Records

100 m100 m201 m



Companies in Database

80 m80 m91 m
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Equifax Market Value History

Equifax Revenue Breakdown

Equifax Median Salaries

Source: 144 public H-1B filings from Equifax

Equifax's Web-traffic and Trends

Equifax Online and Social Media Presence

Equifax News and Updates

This FTSE 100 firm got a boost from the massive Equifax hack

A massive data breach at US credit checking agency Equifax may have toppled its boss and left millions of customers' data exposed, but it was good for others - namely, a rival. Experian, the UK-listed agency, said it had a "spike in enrolments in the immediate aftermath" of the hack. "Normalis…

Equifax Warns About Impact of Data Breach on its Business

The financial aftershocks.

Equifax warns on post-breach costs, revenue hit

(Reuters) - Equifax Inc on Friday issued a fourth-quarter profit outlook that fell short of Wall Street expectations, saying the massive breach of its consumer data earlier this year would hurt sales and result in costs of $60 million to $75 million during the period.

Equifax profits plummet in wake of mega data breach

Equifax ceases to come back from the data breach, as profits dramatically fall in latest quarter. The post Equifax profits plummet in wake of mega data breach appeared first on Computer Business Review.

Equifax profit falls as hacking costs take toll

(Reuters) - Equifax Inc on Thursday reported lower quarterly profit, and quarterly revenue missed estimates, as the credit bureau warned that its massive data breach had prompted some customers to hold back business.

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