EquifaxStock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Equifax stock? (NYSE:EFX). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

AdvantagesDisadvantages
  • This company is very stable.
  • This company is making money at a decent rate.
  • This company has amazingly consistent growth!
  • This stock looks overpriced.
  • This company has a low dividend yield.

EFX Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that Equifax can grow its free cash at a rate of about 7%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for EFX
Free Cash Flow trendline for Equifax

Inside the EFX Numbers

EFX Price
(Equifax stock price per share)
$118.19
[?] EFX Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$74.65
[?] EFX Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $59.72
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 101% higher than other Financial stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 47% higher than other Credit Services stocks
[?] Cash Yield 5.61%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 10%
[?] Dividend Yield 1%

Is Equifax Stock on Sale?

We believe that Equifax may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

Equifax looks overpriced right now. If you're looking for a bargain in the stock market, you should probably look elsewhere for a great deal. This might still be a great stock to own—but it's not on sale right now.

Should You Buy EFX Stock?

Does Equifax have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.