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Equifax: The Winning Streak Continues (EFX)

By Nick Russo

Shares of Equifax (NYSE:EFX) traded today at $142.04, breaking its 52-week high. Approximately 102,000 shares have changed hands today, as compared to an average 30-day volume of 631,000 shares.

Over the past year, Equifax has traded in a range of $90.94 to $142.04 and is now at $141.88, 56% above that low. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.40% higher and 1.23% higher over the past week, respectively.

Equifax Inc. brings buyers and sellers together through its information management, transaction processing, direct marketing, and customer relationship management businesses. The company serves the financial services, retail, credit card, telecommunications/utilities, transportation, information technology and healthcare industries and government.

Based on a current price of $141.88, Equifax is currently 0.2% above its average consensus analyst price target of $141.62. The stock should discover initial support at its 50-day moving average (MA) of $113.09 and subsequent support at its 200-day MA of $106.18.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Equifax on February 8th, 2017 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $121.51. Since that recommendation, shares of Equifax have risen 15.5%. We continue to monitor EFX for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): EFX