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Equifax Inc (EFX.N)

EFX.N on New York Stock Exchange

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21 Aug 2019
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FTC Encourages Consumers To Opt For Free Credit Monitoring, As Part Of Equifax Settlement
Wednesday, 31 Jul 2019 

July 31 (Reuters) - Federal Trade Commission::FTC ENCOURAGES CONSUMERS TO OPT FOR FREE CREDIT MONITORING, AS PART OF EQUIFAX SETTLEMENT.FTC SAYS URGING CONSUMERS AFFECTED BY EQUIFAX'S 2017 DATA BREACH TO CONSIDER SIGNING UP FOR FREE CREDIT MONITORING OFFERED AS PART OF SETTLEMENT.FTC SAYS BECAUSE OF HIGH INTEREST IN ALTERNATIVE CASH PAYMENT UNDER EQUIFAX SETTLEMENT, CONSUMERS WHO CHOOSE THIS OPTION MIGHT END UP GETTING FAR LESS THAN $125.  Full Article

Equifax Q2 Earnings Per Share $0.55
Thursday, 25 Jul 2019 

July 24 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc ::Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.40.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.55.COMPANY REPORTED REVENUE OF $880.0 MILLION IN Q2 OF 2019, UP SLIGHTLY COMPARED TO Q2 OF 2018.FOR Q3 OF 2019, WE EXPECT REPORTED REVENUE TO BE BETWEEN $865 AND $880 MILLION.Q2 REVENUE VIEW $873.8 MILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.EXPECT FULL YEAR 2019 REPORTED REVENUE TO BE BETWEEN $3.425 AND $3.525 BILLION.Q3 ADJUSTED EPS IS EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN $1.41 AND $1.46 PER SHARE..SEES 2019 ADJUSTED EPS GUIDANCE RANGE TO BE BETWEEN $5.57 AND $5.77 PER SHARE.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.51, REVENUE VIEW $867.5 MILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.64, REVENUE VIEW $3.47 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.36 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.EQUIFAX - IN Q2, RECORDED ACCRUAL OF $11.3 MILLION IN ADDITION TO $690.0 MILLION RECORDED IN Q1 FOR LOSSES ASSOCIATED RELATED TO 2017 CYBERSECURITY INCIDENT.EQUIFAX - EXPECT 2017 CYBERSECURITY INCIDENT RELATED COSTS FOR THE REMAINDER OF 2019 TO BE LESS THAN THE LEVELS INCURRED IN 2018.  Full Article

Equifax Announces Comprehensive Consumer Settlement Arising From 2017 Cybersecurity Incident
Monday, 22 Jul 2019 

July 22 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc ::EQUIFAX ANNOUNCES COMPREHENSIVE CONSUMER SETTLEMENT ARISING FROM 2017 CYBERSECURITY INCIDENT.EQUIFAX - $671 MILLION RESOLUTION INCLUDES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS THAT WOULD RESOLVE MULTI-DISTRICT CONSUMER CLASS ACTION LITIGATION, AMONG OTHERS.EQUIFAX INC - RECORDED AN ACCRUAL OF $690 MILLION IN Q1 OF 2019.EQUIFAX INC - AGREED TO CONTINUE SIGNIFICANT STEPS IT HAS TAKEN IN WAKE OF CYBERSECURITY INCIDENT TO ENHANCE INFORMATION SECURITY, TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM.EQUIFAX - EXPECTS TO INCREASE ITS ACCRUAL BY ABOUT $11 MILLION IN Q2 OF 2019 PRINCIPALLY RELATED TO COMPREHENSIVE CONSUMER SETTLEMENT.EQUIFAX - TO MAKE $290.5 MILLION PAYMENTS DIRECTLY TO CERTAIN STATE, FEDERAL REGULATORY AGENCIES AND TO PAY ATTORNEYS' FEES, COSTS IN MULTI-DISTRICT LITIGATION.  Full Article

Equifax To Pay Around $700 Million To Resolve Data-Breach Probes- WSJ, Citing Sources
Saturday, 20 Jul 2019 

July 19 (Reuters) - :EQUIFAX TO PAY AROUND $700 MILLION TO RESOLVE DATA-BREACH PROBES- WSJ, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Equifax Sets Quarterly Dividend Of $0.39/Share
Friday, 10 May 2019 

May 10 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc ::SETS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.39PER SHARE.  Full Article

Equifax Q1 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $1.20
Friday, 10 May 2019 

May 10 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc ::Q1 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.20.TOTAL REVENUE WAS DOWN 3 PERCENT AT $298.3 MILLION IN Q1 OF 2019 COMPARED TO $306.9 MILLION IN Q1 OF 2018.COMPANY REPORTED REVENUE OF $846.1 MILLION IN Q1 OF 2019, DOWN 2 PERCENT COMPARED TO Q1 OF 2018.SEES Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.32 TO $1.37.Q1 DILUTED EPS ATTRIBUTABLE TO EQUIFAX WAS A LOSS OF $4.57.SEES Q2 2019 REVENUE $865 MILLION TO $880 MILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.20, REVENUE VIEW $848.9 MILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SEES FY 2019 REVENUE $3.425 BILLION TO $3.525 BILLION.SEES FY 2019 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.60 TO $5.80.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.68, REVENUE VIEW $3.49 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.50, REVENUE VIEW $887.6 MILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.EQUIFAX - IN Q1 TOOK $690 MILLION CHARGE THAT INCLUDES ESTIMATE OF LOSSES SEEN TO INCUR RELATED TO POTENTIAL RESOLUTION OF CONSUMER CLASS ACTION CASES.IMPACT OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE ON ADJUSTED EPS COMPARED TO Q2 IS EXPECTED TO BE NEGATIVE $0.035 PER SHARE.IMPACT OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE ON FY ADJUSTED EPS COMPARED TO 2018 IS EXPECTED TO BE NEGATIVE $0.12 PER SHARE.  Full Article

Equifax Acquires PayNet
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019 

April 24 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc ::EQUIFAX ACQUIRES PAYNET TO HELP EXPAND ACCESS TO CAPITAL FOR SMALL AND MID-SIZED BUSINESSES.EQUIFAX INC - PAYNET AND ITS EMPLOYEES ARE NOW PART OF LARGEST EQUIFAX BUSINESS UNIT,.EQUIFAX INC - PAYNET AND ITS EMPLOYEES ARE NOW PART OF UNITED STATES INFORMATION SOLUTIONS..  Full Article

Equifax Says CEO Mark Begor's Total Compensation For FY 2018 Was $20 Mln
Saturday, 23 Mar 2019 

March 22 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc ::EQUIFAX INC SAYS CEO MARK W. BEGOR'S TOTAL COMPENSATION FOR FY 2018 WAS $20.0 MILLION - SEC FILING.EQUIFAX INC - RATIO OF 2018 ANNUAL TOTAL COMPENSATION OF CEO TO MEDIAN OF ANNUAL TOTAL COMPENSATION OF ALL EMPLOYEES IS 305 TO 1.  Full Article

Realogy Appoints Bryson Koehler To Board Of Directors
Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Realogy Holdings Corp ::REALOGY APPOINTS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND DATA VETERAN BRYSON KOEHLER TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS.REALOGY HOLDINGS CORP - WITH KOEHLER'S APPOINTMENT, REALOGY BOARD NOW CONSISTS OF 10 DIRECTORS.REALOGY HOLDINGS CORP - KOEHLER CURRENTLY SERVES AS CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER AT EQUIFAX, WILL JOIN CO'S TECHNOLOGY AND DATA COMMITTEE.  Full Article

Experian Comments On ICO's Concerns About The Use Of Data Drawn In Political Campaigns
Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - EXPERIAN :EXPERIAN SAYS "WE ARE AWARE OF THE ICO’S CONCERNS ABOUT THE USE OF DATA DRAWN IN POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS".EXPERIAN SAYS “WE ARE COMMITTED TO USING DATA RESPONSIBLY".  Full Article

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Equifax's $700 million data breach settlement spurs criticism, calls for new rules

WASHINGTON Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc will pay up to $700 million to settle claims it broke the law during a massive 2017 data breach and to repay harmed consumers, in a landmark settlement that was nonetheless criticized by consumer advocates and some lawmakers who called for stricter regulation. | Video