Experian plc Company Profile (LON:EXPN)

About Experian plc (LON:EXPN)

Experian plc logoExperian plc is an information services company. The Company brings together people, data, analytics and software to deliver a range of services for consumers and clients. The Company's segments include Credit Services, Decision Analytics and Consumer Services. The Company manages data that helps businesses and organizations to lend, and prevent fraud. The Company uses data science, analytics and technology to unlock the value hidden in data. The Company helps brands around the world to connect with people, whenever they communicate and engage with them and on whatever device they are using. The Company provides online access to a person's credit report and score, giving them the tools to understand financial status, and helping to protect against fraud and identity theft. The Company conducts its operations in North America; Latin America; the United Kingdom and Ireland; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Asia Pacific.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Financial Information Providers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:EXPN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.experianplc.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £14.57 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 930,217,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,518.46
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,573.85
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,380 - GBX 1,708
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.13
  • P/E Growth: 2.56
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £4.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.36
  • Book Value: GBX 2.84 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.51
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.1%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: £1.52 billion
  • Net Margins: 19.82%
  • Return on Equity: 32.44%
  • Return on Assets: 10.79%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.20 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)

What is Experian plc's stock symbol?

Experian plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "EXPN."

How often does Experian plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Experian plc?

Experian plc declared a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 22nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.29 per share on Friday, July 21st. This represents a yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 22nd. This is a positive change from Experian plc's previous dividend of $0.13. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Experian plc's Dividend History.

Where is Experian plc's stock going? Where will Experian plc's stock price be in 2017?

13 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Experian plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,200 to GBX 1,900. On average, they expect Experian plc's share price to reach GBX 1,629.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Experian plc.

Who are some of Experian plc's key competitors?

Who are Experian plc's key executives?

Experian plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Donald Robert, Chairman of the Board
  • Brian Cassin, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Lloyd Pitchford, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Kerry Williams, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
  • Charles Brown, Company Secretary
  • George W. Rose, Senior Independent Non-Executive Deputy Chairman of the Board
  • Roger W. J. Davis, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Caroline F. Donahue, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Luiz Fernando Vendramini Fleury, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Deirdre A. Mahlan, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Experian plc stock?

Shares of Experian plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Experian plc's stock price today?

One share of Experian plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,566.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Experian plc (LON EXPN)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  393 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  296 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  689
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Experian plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Experian plc (LON:EXPN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.15)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,629.75
Consensus Price Target History for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
Price Target History for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,870 -> GBX 1,900View Rating Details
9/25/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,630 -> GBX 1,530View Rating Details
9/12/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,800View Rating Details
8/21/2017HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetReduceGBX 1,150 -> GBX 1,200View Rating Details
8/14/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual WeightGBX 1,680 -> GBX 1,550View Rating Details
8/1/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,440 -> GBX 1,380View Rating Details
7/18/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/12/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,600View Rating Details
5/19/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,850 -> GBX 1,820View Rating Details
5/19/2017Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeHoldGBX 1,670 -> GBX 1,550View Rating Details
5/19/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,848View Rating Details
1/20/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,770View Rating Details
12/23/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,609View Rating Details
5/12/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/19/2016Charles StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/18/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,300View Rating Details
1/18/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,300View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.95 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Experian plc (LON EXPN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/18/2017$0.291.33%6/22/20176/22/20177/21/2017
11/9/2016€0.130.71%12/29/201612/29/20161/27/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/19/2017Don RobertInsiderSell158,622GBX 1,626£2,579,193.72
3/10/2017Lloyd PitchfordInsiderSell6,454GBX 1,627£105,006.58
6/6/2016Cassin ,BrianInsiderSell29,431GBX 1,304£383,780.24
3/7/2016Pitchford,LloydInsiderSell13,716GBX 1,214£166,512.24
10/1/2015Pitchford,LloydInsiderSell18,082GBX 1,069£193,296.58
5/18/2015Kerry WilliamsInsiderSell95,170GBX 1,225.45£1,166,260.77
1/29/2015Lloyd PitchfordInsiderBuy10,000GBX 1,203.33£120,333
1/26/2015Brian CassinInsiderSell8,630GBX 1,156.93£99,843.06
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
Latest Headlines for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoVideo: One Click Home Buying and Beyond, The Future Of Real Estate
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 7:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoS&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices Show The Composite Default Rate Increasing For Third Consecutive Month In September 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 7:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Experian plc (LSE:EXPN) Could Be A Buy
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 5:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian Vs. Equifax: An Overview
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 5:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Equifax, Experian And Trans Union 'Print Money' By Selling Consumers Their Own Data
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 1:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Equifax FAQs: Answers to Potential Hack Victims' Most Common Questions
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 9:48 AM
reuters.com logoNew York governor wants credit-reporting firms to follow cyber rules - Reuters
www.reuters.com - September 19 at 11:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoS&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices Show The Composite Default Rate Increasing For Second Consecutive Month In August 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 6:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian is hiring reporters to explain credit
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 7:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow to Freeze Your Credit While Applying for a Loan
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 7:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Experian jumps on optimism over Brazil reforms
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 7:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 11:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoConsumers want more help finding the right credit card
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Identity thefts rise to nearly 500 victims a day
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 12:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Increases Experian plc (EXPN) Price Target to GBX 1,200
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 5:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTrue And False: What's New in Credit Score Calculations?
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 7:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoS&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices Show The Composite Default Rate Remained Low In July 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 7:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 1:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Cut to "Equal weight" at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 6:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow I Thwarted I.D. Thieves
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo7 tips for staying safe while traveling
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 7:59 PM
bizjournals.com logoFormer Dell, HomeAway exec lands at Experian
www.bizjournals.com - July 24 at 9:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 1:14 PM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 ends lower as Experian shares fall - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 19 at 6:01 AM
rttnews.com logoExperian Q1 Revenues Rise; Backs FY Forecast For Earnings, Revenue Growth
www.rttnews.com - July 18 at 5:29 AM
marketwatch.com logoExperian revenue rises despite U.K. difficulties
www.marketwatch.com - July 18 at 5:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOrchard Platform and Experian collaborate to help institutional investors and online lenders navigate big data challenges
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 7:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCar buyers stretch loan payments to record lengths to get in pricier vehicles
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 6:21 PM
rttnews.com logoExperian Fiscal Year Pretax Profit Rises; Announces $600 Mln Share Buyback
www.rttnews.com - May 19 at 5:41 AM
marketwatch.com logoExperian profit up 11%; plans $600 mln buyback
www.marketwatch.com - May 19 at 5:41 AM
rttnews.com logoExperian To Sell Controlling Stake In CCM - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - April 3 at 5:21 PM
businesswire.com logoVector Capital Announces Agreement to Acquire Experian's Cross-Channel Marketing Business - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 3 at 7:53 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoVector Capital Announces Agreement to Acquire Experian’s Cross-Channel Marketing Business
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 7:53 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Vector Capital Buys Majority Stake in Experian Marketing Business
www.wsj.com - April 3 at 7:53 AM
marketwatch.com logoExperian fined $3 million over alleged deception in credit-score marketing
www.marketwatch.com - March 23 at 5:36 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Experian Fined Over Alleged Deception in Credit-Score Marketing
www.wsj.com - March 23 at 5:36 PM
marketwatch.com logoWhat happens to your debt when you die?
www.marketwatch.com - March 21 at 5:19 PM
wsj.com logoFICO, Experian Join Forces to Expand Free Credit Scores
blogs.wsj.com - March 8 at 5:55 PM
marketwatch.com logoAuto loan amounts, length hit record in 2016, Experian says
www.marketwatch.com - March 2 at 5:22 PM
reuters.com logoBankruptcy filings for big Brazil firms seen hitting another record
www.reuters.com - January 30 at 5:50 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoExperian Q3 Revenues Rise; Maintains FY Forecast
www.finanznachrichten.de - January 19 at 3:36 AM
rttnews.com logoExperian Q3 Revenues Rise; Maintains FY Forecast - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - January 18 at 5:32 PM
reuters.com logoExperian's third quarter growth weaker than expected in key markets
www.reuters.com - January 18 at 5:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoUPDATE 1-Experian's Q3 growth weaker than expected in key markets
www.nasdaq.com - January 18 at 5:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoCredit checker Experian says Q3 revenue up, keeps FY forecast - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 18 at 3:53 AM
marketwatch.com logoExperian sees FX headwinds, but holds to targets - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - January 18 at 3:53 AM

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