NYSE:TRU - TransUnion Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $66.83 +1.34 (+2.05 %) (As of 03/21/2019 03:56 PM ET)Previous Close$65.49Today's Range$65.34 - $66.9852-Week Range$52.15 - $79.48Volume931,279 shsAverage Volume1.51 million shsMarket Capitalization$12.43 billionP/E Ratio28.93Dividend Yield0.46%Beta0.95 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email TransUnion provides risk and information solutions. The company operates in three segments: U.S. Information Services (USIS), International, and Consumer Interactive. The USIS segment provides consumer reports, risk scores, and analytical and decisioning services for businesses. These businesses use its services to acquire new customers; assess consumer ability to pay for services; identify cross-selling opportunities; measure and manage debt portfolio risk; collect debt; verify consumer identities; and investigate potential fraud. This segment serves various verticals, including financial service, insurance, healthcare, collection, property management, public sector, and other markets. The International segment offers credit reports, analytics, decision services, and other value-added risk management services; and consumer services, which enable consumers to manage their personal finances. This segment serves customers in financial services, insurance, automotive, collections, and communications industries through direct and indirect channels. The Consumer Interactive segment provides credit reports and scores, credit monitoring, fraud protection and resolution, and financial management solutions that enable consumers to manage their personal finances and take precautions against identity theft. This segment offers its products through online and mobile interfaces, as well as through direct and indirect channels. The company serves customers in approximately 30 countries and territories, including North America, Latin America, the United Kingdom, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and India. The company was formerly known as TransUnion Holding Company, Inc. and changed its name to TransUnion in March 2015. TransUnion was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Receive TRU News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for TRU and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Consumer credit reporting agencies, mercantile reporting agencies, Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBusiness Services Current SymbolNYSE:TRU Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1552033 Webwww.transunion.com Phone312-985-2000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.01 Current Ratio1.53 Quick Ratio1.53Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio28.93 Forward P/E Ratio28.44 P/E Growth4 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.32 billion Price / Sales5.36 Cash Flow$4.1535 per share Price / Cash Flow16.09 Book Value$10.70 per share Price / Book6.25Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.31 Net Income$276.60 million Net Margins11.93% Return on Equity22.59% Return on Assets6.65%Miscellaneous Employees7,100 Outstanding Shares186,000,000Market Cap$12.43 billion Next Earnings Date4/23/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) Frequently Asked Questions What is TransUnion's stock symbol? TransUnion trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TRU." How often does TransUnion pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for TransUnion? TransUnion declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 7th will be given a dividend of $0.075 per share on Friday, March 22nd. This represents a $0.30 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 6th. View TransUnion's Dividend History. How will TransUnion's stock buyback program work? TransUnion declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Tuesday, April 11th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $300,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 4.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were TransUnion's earnings last quarter? TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 14th. The business services provider reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.57 by $0.09. The business services provider had revenue of $624 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $622.98 million. TransUnion had a net margin of 11.93% and a return on equity of 22.59%. The business's revenue was up 23.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.50 EPS. View TransUnion's Earnings History. When is TransUnion's next earnings date? TransUnion is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for TransUnion. What guidance has TransUnion issued on next quarter's earnings? TransUnion issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, March, 12th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.57-2.63 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.63. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.59-2.61 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.61 billion.TransUnion also updated its Q1 guidance to $0.58-0.59 EPS. What price target have analysts set for TRU? 15 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for TransUnion's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $84.00. On average, they anticipate TransUnion's share price to reach $73.9333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for TransUnion. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for TransUnion? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for TransUnion in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for TransUnion. Has TransUnion been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about TRU stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. TransUnion earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the business services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting TransUnion? TransUnion saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 3,544,908 shares, an increase of 49.2% from the February 15th total of 2,375,911 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,597,106 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 1.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View TransUnion's Current Options Chain. Who are some of TransUnion's key competitors? Some companies that are related to TransUnion include Moody's (MCO), Equifax (EFX), Dun & Bradstreet (DNB), Pra Group (PRAA) and CreditRiskMonitor.Com (CRMZ). What other stocks do shareholders of TransUnion own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other TransUnion investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Mastercard (MA), Nike (NKE), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Boeing (BA). Who are TransUnion's key executives? TransUnion's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James M. Peck, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)Mr. Todd M. Cello CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 43)Mr. David M. Neenan, Exec. VP of International (Age 53)Mr. Christopher A. Cartwright, Exec. VP of US Information Services (Age 54)Mr. John T. Danaher, Exec. VP of Consumer Interactive (Age 55) When did TransUnion IPO? (TRU) raised $651 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, June 25th 2015. The company issued 29,600,000 shares at a price of $21.00-$23.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, BofA Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank Securities, RBC Capital Markets, Wells Fargo Securities and Credit Suisse acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Drexel Hamilton, Evercore ISI, Loop Capital Markets and Stifel were co-managers. Who are TransUnion's major shareholders? TransUnion's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Lunia Capital LP (9.02%), BlackRock Inc. (5.49%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (4.75%), FMR LLC (3.64%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.99%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.96%). Company insiders that own TransUnion stock include Andrew Burgess, Christopher A Cartwright, Christopher Egan, David E Wojczynski, David M Neenan, George M Awad, Gerald M Mccarthy Jr, Goldman Sachs Group Inc, International Corp/Ma Advent, James M Peck, John T Danaher, John W Blenke, Samuel A Hamood, Siddharth N Mehta, Timothy Elberfeld and Todd M Cello. View Institutional Ownership Trends for TransUnion. Which major investors are selling TransUnion stock? TRU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Columbus Circle Investors, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Bank of America Corp DE, First Trust Advisors LP and Eagle Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold TransUnion company stock in the last year include David E Wojczynski, David M Neenan, Gerald M Mccarthy Jr, James M Peck, John T Danaher, Timothy Elberfeld and Todd M Cello. View Insider Buying and Selling for TransUnion. Which major investors are buying TransUnion stock? TRU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lunia Capital LP, Norges Bank, Investec Asset Management LTD, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, American Century Companies Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Castleark Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for TransUnion. How do I buy shares of TransUnion? Shares of TRU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is TransUnion's stock price today? One share of TRU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.83. How big of a company is TransUnion? TransUnion has a market capitalization of $12.43 billion and generates $2.32 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $276.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.31 on an earnings per share basis. TransUnion employs 7,100 workers across the globe. What is TransUnion's official website? The official website for TransUnion is http://www.transunion.com. How can I contact TransUnion? TransUnion's mailing address is 555 WEST ADAMS STREET, CHICAGO IL, 60661. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 312-985-2000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for TransUnion (NYSE TRU)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 332 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 243 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 575MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about TransUnion and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe TRU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe TRU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Does the Quiet Period Work?