• Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $205.57
  • Forecasted Upside: 2.08 %
  • Number of Analysts: 15
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 7 Hold Ratings
  • 8 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for EFX

Analyst Price Target is $205.57
▲ +2.08% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 15 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Equifax in the last 3 months. The average price target is $205.57, with a high forecast of $245.00 and a low forecast of $158.00. The average price target represents a 2.08% upside from the last price of $201.38.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 15 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in Equifax. This rating changed within the last month from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/2/2022BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$225.00 ➝ $230.00Low
11/25/2022Robert W. BairdBoost TargetOutperform$199.00 ➝ $223.00Low
11/18/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$196.00 ➝ $219.00Low
11/15/2022Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$230.00Low
11/14/2022Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$190.00 ➝ $230.00Low
10/21/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$200.00 ➝ $165.00Low
10/21/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutral$215.00 ➝ $187.00Low
10/21/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$212.00 ➝ $192.00Low
10/21/2022Robert W. BairdLower Target$211.00 ➝ $199.00Low
10/20/2022Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$195.00 ➝ $158.00Low
10/20/2022Needham & Company LLCLower TargetBuy$250.00 ➝ $190.00Low
10/19/2022Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$250.00 ➝ $161.00Low
10/18/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold$221.00 ➝ $185.00Low
10/4/2022BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$230.00 ➝ $225.00Low
9/27/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$230.00 ➝ $212.00Low
9/22/2022Atlantic SecuritiesLower TargetNeutral$225.00 ➝ $200.00Low
8/16/2022Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$230.00Low
8/15/2022Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$210.00 ➝ $225.00Low
7/22/2022Truist FinancialLower TargetBuy$250.00 ➝ $230.00Low
7/21/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$250.00 ➝ $245.00Low
7/20/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$227.00 ➝ $226.00Low
7/19/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Target$225.00 ➝ $223.00Low
7/12/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$200.00N/A
7/1/2022Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy$254.00 ➝ $223.00Low
6/17/2022BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$250.00 ➝ $215.00High
6/16/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$250.00 ➝ $227.00High
4/22/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$274.00 ➝ $250.00Medium
4/22/2022Needham & Company LLCLower TargetBuy$335.00 ➝ $275.00Low
4/22/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$285.00 ➝ $250.00Low
4/22/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold$265.00 ➝ $225.00Low
4/22/2022BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$300.00 ➝ $250.00Low
4/21/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$255.00 ➝ $221.00Medium
4/21/2022Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$300.00 ➝ $244.00High
3/29/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$265.00Medium
3/17/2022BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$330.00 ➝ $300.00Medium
3/16/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$296.00 ➝ $274.00Medium
3/11/2022Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ NeutralLow
2/11/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$325.00 ➝ $296.00High
1/31/2022Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$294.00 ➝ $300.00Medium
1/27/2022Truist FinancialUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$280.00Low
1/24/2022Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$290.00 ➝ $281.00High
1/5/2022Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$264.00 ➝ $325.00High
11/22/2021Exane BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$296.06 ➝ $290.00High
11/22/2021BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$290.00High
11/12/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$295.00 ➝ $335.00Low
11/11/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$270.00 ➝ $294.00Medium
11/11/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$255.00 ➝ $264.00Medium
10/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$253.00 ➝ $255.00High
10/22/2021Truist FinancialBoost TargetHold$235.00 ➝ $245.00High
10/22/2021ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$285.00High
10/14/2021Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperformLow
10/14/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Buy$288.00 ➝ $295.00High
9/23/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$241.00 ➝ $253.00Low
8/17/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$285.00 ➝ $330.00Medium
7/28/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$270.00 ➝ $285.00Low
7/23/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutral$241.00 ➝ $267.00High
7/23/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$220.00 ➝ $241.00Medium
7/23/2021Truist FinancialBoost TargetHold$205.00 ➝ $235.00High
7/22/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$260.00 ➝ $288.00Low
7/22/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Sector Perform$259.00 ➝ $270.00Medium
7/7/2021Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$259.00Medium
4/28/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweight$210.00 ➝ $270.00High
4/23/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$201.00 ➝ $220.00High
4/22/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$215.00 ➝ $260.00High
2/11/2021Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$210.00 ➝ $215.00Low
1/19/2021CIBCInitiated CoverageNeutral$8.50Low
1/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$184.00 ➝ $201.00N/A
12/15/2020Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$228.00Medium
12/11/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$240.00Medium
12/8/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$220.00 ➝ $230.00High
12/8/2020Needham & Company LLCBoost TargetBuy$200.00 ➝ $210.00High
12/8/2020BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$200.00 ➝ $210.00High
10/20/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$190.00 ➝ $184.00Low
10/8/2020Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$190.00Low
10/7/2020BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$190.00Low
10/6/2020Needham & Company LLCInitiated CoverageBuy$200.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
9/9/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$178.00 ➝ $190.00High
8/17/2020StephensBoost Target$173.00 ➝ $186.00Low
7/24/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetHold$162.00 ➝ $180.00Medium
7/24/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$163.00 ➝ $178.00High
7/24/2020BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$175.00 ➝ $200.00High
7/23/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$159.00 ➝ $170.00High
7/10/2020Exane BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform ➝ NeutralLow
7/10/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$153.00 ➝ $163.00Low
7/10/2020BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$175.00 ➝ $175.00Low
6/10/2020BarclaysBoost Target$110.00 ➝ $175.00Low
6/9/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$145.00 ➝ $153.00Medium
6/9/2020SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$165.00Medium
6/3/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$133.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
6/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$142.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
5/15/2020Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$151.00Low
4/22/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$144.00 ➝ $160.00Low
4/22/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$128.00 ➝ $133.00High
4/22/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetIn-Line ➝ Hold$135.00 ➝ $116.00Medium
4/21/2020StephensReiterated RatingHold$166.00Medium
4/21/2020CfraLower TargetHold$173.00 ➝ $141.00Medium
4/16/2020SunTrust BanksLower TargetBuy$185.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
4/14/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$150.00 ➝ $128.00High
4/9/2020BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$140.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
4/6/2020ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
3/13/2020Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$131.00High
3/2/2020Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Outperform$180.00High
3/2/2020BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Outperform$180.00High
2/18/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$148.00 ➝ $157.00Low
2/18/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetHold$136.00 ➝ $162.00Medium
2/14/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$140.00 ➝ $150.00Low
2/14/2020SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$185.00Low
2/14/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$157.00 ➝ $185.00Low
1/17/2020ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$165.00High
12/18/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$140.00Medium
11/27/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuyN/A
11/21/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuyLow
11/8/2019Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperformLow
10/25/2019William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLow
10/25/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetAccumulate ➝ Outperform$150.00 ➝ $157.00Low
10/10/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$129.00 ➝ $131.00Low
10/2/2019Bank of AmericaBoost TargetUnderperform$122.00 ➝ $130.00Low
9/4/2019TD SecuritiesUpgradeBuyLow
7/26/2019Robert W. BairdBoost TargetOutperform$129.00 ➝ $153.00Low
7/26/2019StephensBoost TargetEqual Weight$130.00 ➝ $131.00Low
7/26/2019SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$155.00High
7/19/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$115.00 ➝ $129.00Medium
7/3/2019Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperformHigh
7/2/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$110.00 ➝ $136.00Low
5/6/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$125.00Medium
3/15/2019BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$106.00Low
3/15/2019Exane BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageNeutral$106.00Low
2/22/2019Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$103.00Low
2/22/2019SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$125.00Low
2/22/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$125.00 ➝ $130.00Low
2/22/2019Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$119.00Low
2/5/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$128.00 ➝ $110.00Low
1/14/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$128.00 ➝ $110.00Low
1/8/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$115.00 ➝ $104.00Medium
1/7/2019TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy ➝ AverageLow
12/19/2018Robert W. BairdLower TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$115.00 ➝ $109.00High
12/11/2018SunTrust BanksLower TargetBuy$115.00Medium
12/7/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$125.00Low
11/13/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingAverage ➝ BuyLow
10/26/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftSet TargetBuy$128.00High
10/26/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$145.00 ➝ $137.00Medium
10/26/2018BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$120.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
10/25/2018Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$126.00 ➝ $115.00High
10/23/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$123.00High
10/15/2018Morgan StanleySet TargetEqual Weight ➝ Hold$127.00 ➝ $126.00Low
10/1/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$140.00 ➝ $145.00Low
9/13/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$127.00Low
7/27/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$135.00 ➝ $150.00Low
7/26/2018Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$120.00 ➝ $117.00Low
4/27/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$119.00 ➝ $120.00Low
4/10/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$115.00Medium
3/5/2018SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$140.00Low
3/5/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$127.00 ➝ $132.00High
3/5/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetSector Perform$121.00High
3/5/2018BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$120.00 ➝ $128.00High
3/1/2018William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformHigh
1/31/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$112.00 ➝ $119.00Low
1/19/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$126.00Low
1/9/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$137.00N/A
12/14/2017BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$115.00 ➝ $128.00Low
(Data available from 12/5/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.54 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Current Sentiment

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Equifax Inc. provides information solutions and human resources business process automation outsourcing services for businesses, governments, and consumers. The company operates through three segments: Workforce Solutions, U.S. Information Solutions (USIS), and International. The Workforce Solutions segment offers employment, income, criminal history, and social security number verification services, as well as payroll-based transaction, employment tax management, and identity theft protection products. The USIS segment provides consumer and commercial information services, such as credit information and credit scoring, credit modeling and portfolio analytics, locate, fraud detection and prevention, identity verification, and other consulting; mortgage services; financial marketing services; identity management services; credit monitoring products; and online information, decisioning technology solutions, as well as portfolio management, mortgage reporting, and consumer credit information services. The International segment offers information service products, which include consumer and commercial services, such as credit and financial information, and credit scoring and modeling; and credit and other marketing products and services, as well as offers information, technology, and other services to support debt collections and recovery management. The company serves customers in financial services, mortgage, employers, consumer, commercial, telecommunication, retail, automotive, utility, brokerage, healthcare, and insurance industries, as well as state, federal, and local governments. It operates in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Brazil, the Republic of Ireland, Russia, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, and the United Arab Emirates. The company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Today's Range

Now: $201.38
Low: $195.96
High: $202.82

50 Day Range

MA: $176.93
Low: $150.24
High: $207.10

52 Week Range

Now: $201.38
Low: $145.98
High: $300.11


691,700 shs

Average Volume

983,929 shs

Market Capitalization

$24.66 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Equifax?

The following sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Equifax in the last twelve months: Atlantic Securities, Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Needham & Company LLC, Robert W. Baird, Royal Bank of Canada, Stifel Nicolaus, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., TheStreet, Truist Financial Co., and Wells Fargo & Company.
View the latest analyst ratings for EFX.

What is the current price target for Equifax?

14 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Equifax in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $205.57, suggesting a possible upside of 2.1%. Credit Suisse Group AG has the highest price target set, predicting EFX will reach $245.00 in the next twelve months. Royal Bank of Canada has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $158.00 for Equifax in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Equifax?

Equifax currently has 7 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe EFX will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Equifax.
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What other companies compete with Equifax?

Other companies that are similar to Equifax include TransUnion, Gartner, NU, Global Payments and Verisk Analytics. Learn More about companies similar to Equifax.

How do I contact Equifax's investor relations team?

Equifax's physical mailing address is 1550 PEACHTREE STREET N.W., ATLANTA GA, 30309. The credit services provider's listed phone number is (404) 885-8000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Equifax is www.equifax.com. Learn More about contacing Equifax investor relations.