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Equifax Inc (EFX)

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ID Watchdog shareholders vote in favor of acquisition of the company by Equifax
Thursday, 10 Aug 2017 09:30pm EDT 

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc -:ID Watchdog shareholders vote in favor of acquisition of the company by Equifax.  Full Article

Equifax acquires ID Watchdog for about $63 million
Thursday, 10 Aug 2017 09:28pm EDT 

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc :Equifax acquires ID Watchdog, a leading identity protection and resolution services company.Acquired ID Watchdog for approximately $63 million.  Full Article

Equifax Q2 earnings per share $1.36
Wednesday, 26 Jul 2017 04:15pm EDT 

July 26 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc ::Equifax releases second quarter results.Sees FY adjusted earnings per share $6.02 to $6.10.Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.60.Q2 earnings per share $1.36.Sees FY 2017 revenue $3.395 billion to $3.425 billion.Q2 revenue $856.7 million.Q2 earnings per share view $1.57 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.50 to $1.54.Sees Q3 revenue $853 million to $861 million.Equifax Inc - for Q3 expect revenue to be between $853 million and $861 million, reflecting growth of 6-7 percent, with limited foreign exchange impact.  Full Article

ID Watchdog to be acquired by Equifax Inc
Friday, 16 Jun 2017 02:19pm EDT 

June 16 (Reuters) - ID Watchdog Inc :ID Watchdog signs definitive agreement to be acquired by equifax inc..ID Watchdog Inc - subsidiary of Equifax Inc will acquire all of issued and outstanding ordinary shares of company.ID Watchdog Inc - deal for USD $63.3 million in cash.ID Watchdog Inc - deal for approximately USD$0.40 per ordinary share.ID Watchdog Inc- transaction is structured as a statutory merger and is expected to be completed in Q3 of 2017.ID Watchdog Inc - merger agreement contains a non-solicitation covenant on part of id watchdog, subject to customary "fiduciary out" provisions.ID Watchdog Inc - Equifax will be entitled to a termination payment of $2.1 million.  Full Article

Transunion says entered into agreement with Equifax to launch theft protection feature
Wednesday, 7 Jun 2017 08:00am EDT 

June 7 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc :Transunion - co and equifax have entered into agreement to launch theft protection feature, multi-bureau lock.Transunion says the feature, multi-bureau lock, allows customers to lock both their transunion and equifax credit reports.  Full Article

Equifax reports Q1 earnings per share $1.26
Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 04:15pm EDT 

April 26 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc -:Equifax releases first quarter results.Sees FY adjusted earnings per share $5.96 to $6.10.Q1 adjusted earnings per share $1.44.Q1 earnings per share $1.26.Sees Q2 revenue $857 million to $862 million.Sees FY 2017 revenue $3.375 billion to $3.425 billion.Sees Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.55 to $1.58 excluding items.Q1 revenue rose 14 percent to $832.2 million.Q1 earnings per share view $1.41, revenue view $825.3 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 earnings per share view $1.58, revenue view $863.7 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Fy2017 earnings per share view $6.05, revenue view $3.40 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Equifax reports record fourth quarter and record full year 2016 results
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 04:39pm EST 

Equifax Inc : Equifax reports record fourth quarter and record full year 2016 results; board approves 18 percent increase in quarterly dividend to $0.39 per share, the 7th consecutive double-digit annual increase . Sees Q1 adjusted earnings per share $1.39 to $1.42 . Q4 adjusted earnings per share $1.42 . Q4 earnings per share $1.01 . Sees Q1 revenue $822 million to $826 million . Q4 earnings per share view $1.37 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2017 revenue $3.375 billion to $3.425 billion . Q4 revenue rose 20 percent to $801.1 million . Sees FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share $5.96 to $6.10 . Equifax Inc says expect foreign currency to negatively impact 2017 revenue growth by approximately 1 percent and adjusted EPS by slightly over $0.02 . Equifax says on constant currency basis, revenue is expected to grow 8 percent to 9 percent in 2017 and adjusted EPS is expected to grow 9 percent to 11 percent . Equifax says approved 18 percent increase in quarterly cash dividend, increasing it to $0.39 per share from previous quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share . Equifax Inc says for Q1 expect foreign currency to negatively impact revenue growth by almost 1 percent, and adjusted EPS by just under $0.0.  Full Article

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

BRIEF-ID Watchdog shareholders vote in favor of acquisition of the company by Equifax

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