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EFX Equifax dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Equifax's latest quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share was on Sep 2, 2022 (ex-date). At an annualized rate of $1.56 per share, the stock yields 0.9%.

Key dates

  • EFX last dividend date: Sep 2, 2022
  • EFX next dividend date: Not announced
EFX dividend stats
DPS
$1.56
Dividend yield
0.86%
Payout ratio
25.4%
vs. Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.69%
Payout ratio
28.9%

Dividend yield

What is Equifax current dividend yield

Equifax's dividend yield of 0.9% is below the Industrials sector, the industry and its peers average. Compared to its Industrials sector average of 1.69%, Equifax's dividend yield is 47% lower. The historical 5-year average of EFX's dividend yield is 1.0%, which is above the current yield.

Dividend history

What is EFX dividend payout history and dates

Equifax has a history of paying dividends since 1994. Our records of EFX show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has remained the same since twelve months ago. However with the price of the stock down by 32% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 48%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 2, 2022 Sep 15, 2022 Aug 24, 2022 $0.39 normal
May 24, 2022 Jun 15, 2022 May 5, 2022 $0.39 normal
Feb 18, 2022 Mar 15, 2022 Feb 4, 2022 $0.39 normal
Nov 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021 Nov 4, 2021 $0.39 normal
Sep 3, 2021 Sep 17, 2021 Aug 26, 2021 $0.39 normal
May 24, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 May 6, 2021 $0.39 normal
Feb 19, 2021 Mar 15, 2021 Feb 4, 2021 $0.39 normal
Nov 23, 2020 Dec 15, 2020 Nov 5, 2020 $0.39 normal
Aug 24, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 Jul 20, 2020 $0.39 normal
May 21, 2020 Jun 12, 2020 May 7, 2020 $0.39 normal
Mar 3, 2020 Mar 13, 2020 Feb 20, 2020 $0.39 normal
Nov 21, 2019 Dec 13, 2019 Nov 7, 2019 $0.39 normal
Aug 22, 2019 Sep 13, 2019 Aug 9, 2019 $0.39 normal
May 23, 2019 Jun 14, 2019 May 10, 2019 $0.39 normal
Mar 11, 2019 Mar 29, 2019 Feb 20, 2019 $0.39 normal
Nov 21, 2018 Dec 14, 2018 Nov 9, 2018 $0.39 normal
Aug 23, 2018 Sep 14, 2018 Aug 7, 2018 $0.39 normal
May 24, 2018 Jun 15, 2018 May 3, 2018 $0.39 normal
Mar 9, 2018 Mar 30, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 $0.39 normal
Nov 22, 2017 Dec 15, 2017 Nov 9, 2017 $0.39 normal
Aug 23, 2017 Sep 15, 2017 Aug 4, 2017 $0.39 normal
May 23, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 May 4, 2017 $0.39 normal
Mar 1, 2017 Mar 15, 2017 Feb 8, 2017 $0.39 normal
Nov 21, 2016 Dec 15, 2016 Nov 3, 2016 $0.33 normal
Aug 17, 2016 Sep 15, 2016 Aug 5, 2016 $0.33 normal
May 23, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 May 5, 2016 $0.33 normal
Mar 1, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 Feb 10, 2016 $0.33 normal
Nov 19, 2015 Dec 15, 2015 Nov 5, 2015 $0.29 normal
Aug 19, 2015 Sep 15, 2015 Aug 7, 2015 $0.29 normal

Equifax dividend payout ratio

What is Equifax dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Equifax's payout ratio of 25.4% is above the industry average but below the Industrials sector average. In comparison with its Industrials sector average of 28.9%, Equifax's payout ratio is 12% lower.

Total amount of dividends paid per financial year (from cash flow)

EFX dividend vs peer dividends

How does EFX dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
PAYX Paychex Inc 2.51% $2.9 75.1%
FIS Fidelity National Information Services Inc 2.26% $1.8 128.6%
ADP Automatic Data Processing Inc 1.76% $4.16 59.1%
MCO Moodys Corp 1.04% $2.72 29.2%
EFX Equifax Inc 0.86% $1.56 25.4%

Frequently asked questions

Does Equifax pay a dividend?

Yes, Equifax has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. EFX has been paying dividends since 1994.

When is Equifax's next dividend?

EFX hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, but if we take into consideration its recent dividend history, it is likely that its next dividend will be in December 2022.

When was EFX's last dividend?

Equifax's last regular dividend was on Sep 2, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.39 per share.

How much dividend does Equifax pay (per share)?

EFX has paid dividend of $1.56 per share in the last year.

What is Equifax's dividend yield?

Currently Equifax's dividend yield is 0.9%.

How often does Equifax pay dividends?

Equifax has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Equifax's dividend payout ratio?

Equifax's dividend payout ratio is 25.4%.

Does Equifax pay a good dividend?

Equifax's dividend yield is below the Industrials sector average.