Equifax 1Q Revenue, Income Rise

Share this content:
Equifax Inc., the Atlanta provider of critical information to businesses, consumers and the public sector, said yesterday its first-quarter revenue grew 16 percent over the prior year to $301.6 million, driven by continued excellent performance in its North American business.


Net income was $43.8 million, up 5 percent from the prior year, and earnings per share from continuing operations grew 10 percent to 33 cents. North American revenue grew 24 percent to $255.3 million with solid growth across all business units. Operating income in the quarter was $91.1 million.


Equifax Marketing Services generated revenue of $78.7 million in the quarter.


In the quarter, Equifax also introduced its Small Business suite of products, providing tools to those who have commercial relationships with small businesses in order to make informed decisions in serving their customers and prospects. The database contains comprehensive credit information on nearly 16 million small businesses.


close

Next Article in Data/Analytics

Sign up to our newsletters

Company of the Week

We recently were named B2B Magazine's Direct Marketing Agency of the Year, and with good reason: We make real, measureable, positive change happen for our clients. A full-service agency founded in 1974, Bader Rutter expertly helps you get the right message to the right audience at the right time through the right channels. As we engage our clients' audiences along their journey, direct marketing (email, direct mail, phone, SMS) and behavioral marketing (SEM, retargeting, contextual) channels deliver information relevant to the needs of each stage. We are experts at implementing and leveraging marketing technologies such as CRM and marketing automation in order to synchronize sales and marketing communications. Our team of architects and activators plan, execute, measure and adjust in real time to ensure the strategy is working as needed and change things if it's not.

Find out more here »

Career Center

Check out hundreds of exciting professional opportunities available on DMN's Career Center.  
Explore careers in digital marketing, sales, eCommerce, marketing communications, IT, data strategies, and much more. And don't forget to update your resume so employers can contact you privately about job opportunities.

>>Click Here

Relive the 2017 Marketing Hall of Femme

Click the image above