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Equifax Net Margin %

: 16.80% (As of Sep. 2021)
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Net margin is calculated as Net Income divided by its Revenue. Equifax's Net Income for the three months ended in Sep. 2021 was $205 Mil. Equifax's Revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2021 was $1,223 Mil. Therefore, Equifax's net margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2021 was 16.80%.

The historical rank and industry rank for Equifax's Net Margin % or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:EFX' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.95   Med: 14.11   Max: 17.47
Current: 14.54

-10.95
17.47

NYSE:EFX's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
94% of the 315 Companies
in the Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.66 vs. NYSE:EFX: 14.54 )

Equifax Net Margin % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Equifax's Net Margin % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Equifax Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Net Margin %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 15.54 17.47 9.10 -10.95 12.60

Equifax Quarterly Data
Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21
Net Margin % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 21.39 6.65 16.62 17.42 16.80

Competitive Comparison

For the Consulting Services subindustry, Equifax's Net Margin %, along with its competitors' market caps and Net Margin % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Equifax Net Margin % Distribution

For the Business Services industry and Industrials sector, Equifax's Net Margin % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Equifax's Net Margin % falls into.



Equifax Net Margin % Calculation

Net margin - also known as net profit margin is the ratio of Net Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

Equifax's Net Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2020 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (A: Dec. 2020 )/Revenue (A: Dec. 2020 )
=520.1/4127.5
=12.60 %

Equifax's Net Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2021 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (Q: Sep. 2021 )/Revenue (Q: Sep. 2021 )
=205.4/1222.9
=16.80 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Equifax  (NYSE:EFX) Net Margin % Explanation

Although Net Income and Earnings-per-Share (EPS) are the most widely used parameter in measuring a company's profitability and valuation, it is the least reliable. The reason is that reported earnings can be manipulated easily by adjusting any numbers such as Depreciation, Depletion and Amotorization and non-recurring items.

But the long term trend of the net margin is a good indicator of the competitiveness and health of the business.


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Equifax Business Description

Equifax logo
Industry
Industrials » Business Services NAICS : 561450 SIC : 7323
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
1550 Peachtree Street N.W., Atlanta, GA, USA, 30309
Along with Experian and TransUnion, Equifax is one of the leading credit bureaus in the United States. Equifax's credit reports provide credit histories on millions of consumers, and the firm's services are critical to lenders' credit decisions. In addition, about a third of the firm's revenue comes from workforce solutions, which provides income verification and employer human resources services. Equifax generates over 20% of its revenue from outside the United States.
Executives
Bindal Sunil officer: SVP, Corp Development EQUIFAX INC. 1550 PEACHTREE STREET NW ATLANTA GA 30309
Marshall Siri S director NUMBER ONE GENERAL MILLS BLVD MINNEAPOLIS MN 55426
Stock Elane B director 351 PHELPS DRIVE IRVING TX 75038
Houston Julia A officer: Chief Transformation Officer 1155 PERIMETER CENTER WEST ATLANTA GA 30338
Dhore Prasanna officer: Chief Data & Analytics Officer 10375 PROFESSIONAL CIRCLE RENO NV 89521
Griggs James M officer: SVP & Corp Controller 1550 PEACHTREE STREET NW ATLANTA GA 30309
Gamble John W Jr officer: Chief Financial Officer ONE LEXMARK CENTRE DR 740 WEST NEW CIRCLE RD LEXINGTON KY 40550
Koehler Bryson R officer: Chief Technology Officer 1550 PEACHTREE STREET NW ATLANTA GA 30309
Kelley John J Iii officer: Chief Legal Officer 1550 PEACHTREE STREET, NW ATLANTA GA 30309
Mcgregor Scott A director 5300 CALIFORNIA AVENUE IRVINE CA 92617
Wilson Heather H director 1550 PEACHTREE STREET NW ATLANTA 2Q 30309
Hough G. Thomas director P.O. BOX 407 LAKELAND FL 33802
Mckinley John A director C/O EQUIFAX INC 1550 PEACHTREE STREET NW ATLANTA GA 30309
Marcus Robert D director C/O TIME WARNER CABLE INC. 60 COLUMBUS CIRCLE, 17TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10023
Selander Robert W director MASTERCARD INTERNATIONAL 2000 PURCHASE STREET PURCHASE NY 10577

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