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Equifax Inc (EFX)

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Equifax posts Q2 adj. earnings $1.43/shr
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 04:04pm EDT 

Equifax Inc : Equifax releases second quarter 2016 results . Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.43 . Q2 earnings per share $1.08 . Sees Q3 revenue $795 million to $805 million . Q2 earnings per share view $1.36 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.33 to $1.36 . Sees FY 2016 adjusted earnings per share $5.35 to $5.40 . Sees FY 2016 revenue $3.13 billion to $3.16 billion . Q2 revenue rose 20 percent to $811.3 million . Q3 earnings per share view $1.32, revenue view $790.0 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Equifax Inc qtrly adjusted EBITDA margin was 36.6 percent, compared to 35.0 percent in Q2 of 2015 . FY2016 earnings per share view $5.22, revenue view $3.11 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Q2 earnings per share view $1.36, revenue view $803.1 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Equifax says terminated $800 mln credit facility
Friday, 20 May 2016 09:25am EDT 

Equifax Inc: On May 16, repaid all outstanding borrowings under and terminated its $800 million, 364-day revolving credit facility - sec filing .Used a portion of net proceeds from company's previously-disclosed issuance of senior notes to repay 364-day revolver.  Full Article

Equifax Announces Binding Agreement to Acquire Veda Group Limited for USD$1.8 billion
Sunday, 22 Nov 2015 05:04pm EST 

Equifax Inc. and Veda Group Limited:Says have reached a binding agreement for Equifax to acquire all outstanding shares of the common stock of Veda for AUD$2.825 per share.Veda shares will be purchased for cash using proceeds available from senior credit facilities provided by a bank syndicate.Veda's Board of Directors has agreed to unanimously recommend Equifax's proposal to Veda shareholders.Implementation of this binding agreement is subject to customary closing conditions, as well as shareholder and regulatory approvals in Australia.acquisition is anticipated to close by the end of the first quarter of 2016.  Full Article

Equifax Inc declares quarterly dividend
Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 05:32pm EST 

Equifax Inc:Declared a quarterly dividend of $0.29 per share.Payable on December 15, 2015, to shareholders of records as of the close of business on November 23, 2015.  Full Article

Equifax and NCTUE Expand Services Agreement through 2020
Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 02:42pm EDT 

Equifax Inc:Announced that the National Consumer Telecom and Utilities Exchange, Inc. (NCTUE) has extended its Contractor Services Agreement with Equifax to support and manage the NCTUE database for another five years, through August, 2020.Under the agreement, Equifax will continue delivering NCTUE products and services, including member and non-member products.  Full Article

Equifax Inc gives Q4 2015 guidance; revenue guidance below analysts' estimates; narrows FY 2015 revenue guidance; raises FY 2015 EPS guidance
Wednesday, 21 Oct 2015 04:09pm EDT 

Equifax Inc:Expects Q4 2015 revenue between $655 and $665 million.Expects Q4 2015 adjusted EPS to be between $1.10 and $1.12.Says foreign exchange is expected to negatively impact revenue growth by 2% and Adjusted EPS by $0.02.Expects FY 2015 revenue between $2.652 and $2.662 billion, or up approximately 10% to 12% over 2014, on a local currency basis.Expects FY 2015 adjusted EPS to be between $4.46 and $4.48, up 17% to 18% year-over-year, on a local currency basis.Says Foreign exchange is expected to negatively impact revenue growth by 3% and Adjusted EPS by $0.11.Q4 2015 revenue of $668 million and EPS of $1.11 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2015 revenue of $2.66 billion and EPS of $4.41 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Veda Group Ltd to recommend Equifax Inc's Revised Proposal
Monday, 5 Oct 2015 05:05pm EDT 

Veda Group Ltd:Has received a revised proposal from Equifax Inc to acquire all of the shares of Veda at a price of $2.825 cash per share, by way of a scheme of arrangement.The Board has agreed to allow Equifax to conduct due diligence during an exclusivity period and to unanimously recommend the Revised Proposal assuming it proceeds to a binding offer.The cash payment of $2.825 per share represents a 42 pct premium to the closing price on Sept. 17 and 34 pct premium to the one month volume weighted average price of Veda shares to Sept. 17.  Full Article

Equifax confirms proposal to acquire Australia's Veda Group Limited
Friday, 18 Sep 2015 12:50am EDT 

Equifax Inc:Confirms proposal to acquire Australia's leading credit bureau, Veda Group Limited.Says deal for AUD$2.70 per share in cash.Says transaction valued at approximately AUD$2.3 billion or USD$1.6 billion.Says proposal represents a 35% premium over veda's closing price of AUD$1.995 on September 17, 2015.Says believes the proposal is financially compelling, and creates considerable value for the shareholders of Veda.Says proposal is consistent with Equifax's stated strategic focus to expand into new markets.  Full Article

Equifax Inc declares quarterly dividend
Friday, 7 Aug 2015 04:58pm EDT 

Equifax Inc:Declared a quarterly dividend of $0.29 per share.Payable on Sept. 15, to shareholders of record of as of the close of business on Aug. 21.  Full Article

Equifax Inc gives Q3, FY 2015 outlook above analysts' estimates
Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 04:14pm EDT 

Equifax Inc:Expects Q3 2015 revenue between $655 and $670 million.Expects Q3 2015 Adjusted EPS to be between $1.08 and $1.11.Anticipates FY 2015 revenue between $2.645 and $2.670 billion.Anticipates FY 2015 adjusted EPS between $4.38 and $4.42.Says on a local currency basis, revenue is expected to grow 11% to 12% in FY 2015.Says on a local currency basis, Adjusted EPS is expected to grow 15% to 16% in FY 2015.Q3 2015 revenue of $650 million and EPS of $1.07 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2015 revenue of $2.621 billion and EPS of $4.34 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BRIEF-Tom Hough elected to Equifax board

* Following Hough's election, Equifax board will consist of 11 directors, including 10 independent directors Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: