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: £14.11 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 930,217,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,590.21
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,605.59
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,380 - GBX 1,708
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.60
  • P/E Growth: 2.70
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £4.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.25
  • Book Value: GBX 2.84 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.34
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.0%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £1.52 billion
  • Net Margins: 19.82%
  • Return on Equity: 32.44%
  • Return on Assets: 10.79%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.12 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 announced a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 22nd will be given 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 an increase from Experian plc's previous dividend of $0.13. The official announcement can be seen 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 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Experian plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,150 to GBX 1,870. On average, they anticipate Experian plc's share price to reach GBX 1,647.25 in the next twelve months. 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 1,517.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Experian plc (LON EXPN)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  368 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  265 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  633
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, 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.23)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,647.25

Analysts' Ratings History for Experian plc (LON:EXPN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/19/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,440View Rating Details
7/19/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,870View 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
5/16/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,750 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details
4/10/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,150View Rating Details
4/5/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 1,630View Rating Details
3/2/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,680View 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 7/21/2015 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
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
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Experian Plc : June 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 6:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian Data Breach Resolution and Ponemon Institute Find Organizations Are Not Ready for Global Security Risks and Regulations
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 5:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) PT Lowered to GBX 1,870 at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 6:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 1:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian Plc :EXPN-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 10:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoS&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices Show Composite Default Rate Drop To Five-month Low In May 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 5:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLenders hit the brakes on subprime auto loans
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBig drop in subprime auto loans: Experian
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc's (EXPN) Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 7:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Receives "Overweight" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 3:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc's (EXPN) Hold Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 2:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Lowered to "Sell" at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 9:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Insider Sells £2,579,193.72 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Given New GBX 1,820 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 8:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Rating Lowered to Hold at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 7:06 AM
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
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EXPN.L earnings conference call or presentation 18-May-17 8:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 5:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Announces Dividend Increase - $0.29 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 4:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 2:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCredit utilization rates have expanded briskly in the first quarter to reveal a strong small business market with favorable credit conditions
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 8:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Receives GBX 1,658.82 Average Price Target from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 11:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 11:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : EXPN-GB : April 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 11:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop 10 Advertising Agencies in NYC
finance.yahoo.com - April 22 at 4:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian makes debt collection easier for consumers
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 5:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:EXPN) : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 5:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EXPN-GB : April 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 12:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc's (EXPN) Reduce Rating Reaffirmed at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 6:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 12:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Stock Rating Lowered by Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 4:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian enlists behavioral biometrics startup to combat fraudsters
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 5:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExperian Plc : EXPN-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:43 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[$$] Vector Capital Buys Majority Stake in Experian Marketing Business
www.wsj.com - April 3 at 7:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,850 by Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 7:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoExperian plc (EXPN) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,910 at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 7:15 PM
marketwatch.com logoExperian fined $3 million over alleged deception in credit-score marketing
www.marketwatch.com - March 23 at 5:36 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Experian Fined Over Alleged Deception in Credit-Score Marketing
www.wsj.com - March 23 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBank Card Default Rates Rise Four Straight Months In February 2017 According To S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 5:19 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

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