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Equifax is a provider of information solutions, human resources and business process outsourcing services for businesses, governments, and consumers. The Company operates through four segments: U.S. Information Solutions (USIS), International, Workforce Solutions, and Global Consumer Solutions. The USIS segment offers consumer and commercial information services, such as credit information, portfolio analytics, fraud detection and prevention, and identity management services. The International segment provides information service products, which include consumer and commercial services. The Workforce Solutions segment provides employment, income, and social security services. The Global Consumer Solutions segment offers credit information, credit monitoring, and identity theft protection products directly to consumers through the Internet and hard-copy formats. 

TypePublic
Founded1899
HQAtlanta, US
Websiteequifax.com
Employee Ratings2.9

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)10,900
Job Openings245
Revenue (FY, 2014)$2.4 B(+6%)
Share Price (Mar 2019)$112.7 (+2%)

Key People/Management at Equifax

Mark Begor

Mark Begor

CEO
Dann Adams

Dann Adams

President, Global Consumer Solutions, President, Global Consumer Solutions
Andy Bodea

Andy Bodea

Chief Global Operations Officer, Chief Global Operations Officer
John W. Gamble

John W. Gamble

Corporate Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Jeff Dodge

Jeff Dodge

Senior Vice President, Investor Relations, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Julia Houston

Julia Houston

Chief Transformation Officer, Chief Transformation Officer
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Equifax Office Locations

Equifax has offices in Atlanta, St. Louis, Alpharetta, Concord and in 43 other locations
Atlanta, US (HQ)
1550 Peachtree St NE
Albuquerque, US
4100 Pan American NE
Alpharetta, US
1505 Windward Concourse
Auburn, US
Auburn University
Charleston, US
115 Central Island St
Concord, US
2300 Clayton Rd
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Equifax Financials and Metrics

Equifax Revenue

Equifax's revenue was reported to be $2.44 b in FY, 2014 which is a 5.8% increase from the previous period.
USD

EBIT (FY, 2018)

448.0m

Market capitalization (18-Mar-2019)

13.6b

Closing stock price (18-Mar-2019)

112.7
Equifax's current market capitalization is $13.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2017

Revenue

2.3b2.4b

Revenue growth, %

6%

EBIT

611.2m638.2m

EBIT margin, %

27%26%
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2018

Revenue

678.1m667.4m728.3m832.2m

Cost of goods sold

220.8m226.5m253.3m300.8m

Gross profit

457.3m440.9m475.0m531.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

67%66%65%64%
Annual
usdY, 2008Y, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2013Y, 2014FY, 2015Y, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

152.0k

Inventories

Current Assets

648.4m605.1m561.6m672.9m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q3, 2018

Cash

115.0m95.0m84.2m96.8m96.8m403.9m

Current Assets

585.0m591.2m630.1m627.2m1.0b

PP&E

291.0m339.0m479.0m

Goodwill

2.4b2.6b2.6b2.6b2.6b4.0b4.0b4.1b
Annual
usdFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2018

Net Income

359.9m374.0m434.8m495.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

190.3m204.2m198.0m268.7m

Inventories

(4.2m)(5.2m)10.8m

Accounts Payable

Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

281.0m89.6m202.1m321.8m370.3m323.0m240.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

50.3m100.8m150.4m195.4m79.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

65.0m102.9m289.6m536.8m524.5m

Cash From Investing Activities

(49.0m)
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Equifax Operating Metrics

Equifax's Business Records was reported to be 201 m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Business Records

100 m100 m201 m

Companies in Database

80 m80 m91 m

Consumers

600 m600 m820 m

Countries

20 21 24
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Equifax Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
DataXJuly 17, 2018

Equifax Revenue Breakdown

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Equifax revenue breakdown by business segment: 22.3% from Workforce Solutions, 12.8% from Global Consumer Solutions, 25.6% from International and 39.3% from U.S. Information Solutions

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Equifax Online and Social Media Presence

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Equifax News and Updates

Equifax Canada finds Canadians taking fewer steps to protect personal information

Equifax data suggests fraud and identity theft is on the rise, but millennials remain less concerned Equifax data suggests fraud and identity theft is on the rise, but millennials remain less concerned

Equifax to meet with investors in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Portland

ATLANTA, March 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced that CEO Mark Begor and Trevor Burns, senior vice president of Investor Relations, will meet with investors in Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 12, followed by meetings in San Francisco on Wednesday, March 13....

US Senate castigates Equifax over data breach

Equifax failed to prioritise cybersecurity and left itself open to attack in the lead up to the mass...

Equifax CEO testifies company took security seriously following scathing Senate report on data breach

CEOs of Equifax and Marriott testified Thursday in a Senate hearing on private-sector data breaches

Senators will grill Equifax, Marriott executives about two of the biggest data breaches in history

A Senate DHS investigations subcommittee hearing today will include questioning of Equifax CEO Mark Begor and Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson.

Equifax to meet with investors in Chicago, Boston and New York

ATLANTA, Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced that CEO Mark Begor and Trevor Burns, senior vice president of Investor Relations, will meet with investors in Chicago on Monday, March 4 and Boston on Tuesday, March 5. Additionally, Burns and Chief Financial ...
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Equifax Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Equifax founded?

    Equifax was founded in 1899.

  • Who are Equifax key executives?

    Equifax's key executives are Mark Begor, Dann Adams and Andy Bodea.

  • How many employees does Equifax have?

    Equifax has 10,900 employees.

  • Who are Equifax competitors?

    Competitors of Equifax include FICO, Experian and TransUnion.

  • Where is Equifax headquarters?

    Equifax headquarters is located at 1550 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta.

  • Where are Equifax offices?

    Equifax has offices in Atlanta, St. Louis, Alpharetta, Concord and in 43 other locations.

  • How many offices does Equifax have?

    Equifax has 50 offices.