Holder Virtu Financial Increased Digital Rlty Tr (DLR) Holding; Equifax (EFX) Holder Investors Asset Management Of Georgia Decreased Its Stake by $980,200

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Investors Asset Management Of Georgia Inc decreased its stake in Equifax Inc (EFX) by 4.61% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Investors Asset Management Of Georgia Inc sold 7,540 shares as the company’s stock declined 26.84% with the market. The institutional investor held 155,889 shares of the finance company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $20.35 million, down from 163,429 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Investors Asset Management Of Georgia Inc who had been investing in Equifax Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $11.65B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.01% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $96.65. About 632,250 shares traded. Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has declined 15.74% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.74% the S&P500. Some Historical EFX News: 14/03/2018 – SEC: EX-EQUIFAX EXECUTIVE JUN YING CHARGED WITH INSIDER TRADING; 25/04/2018 – Equifax 1Q EPS 75c; 28/03/2018 – Equifax Names Warburg Pincus’s Begor CEO in Wake of Data Breach; 23/05/2018 – Equifax: Private Label Credit Card Delinquency Rates Up 57 Basis Points, Highest Since 2011; 25/04/2018 – EQUIFAX INC – QTRLY ADJUSTED EPS EXCLUDES CYBERSECURITY INCIDENT RELATED COSTS; 25/04/2018 – EQUIFAX INC – DURING QUARTER, INVESTED “SIGNIFICANTLY” IN DATA SECURITY AND IT INFRASTRUCTURE ENHANCEMENTS; 09/03/2018 – At least one positive thing could come from the last year’s massive Equifax data breach:; 28/03/2018 – EQUIFAX INC – BOARD HAS CONCLUDED CEO SEARCH PROCESS AND APPOINTED MARK BEGOR AS CEO, EFFECTIVE APRIL 16; 28/03/2018 – EQUIFAX SAYS BEGOR IS ELIGIBLE FOR AN ANNUAL INCENTIVE BONUS OF 100% OF HIS ANNUAL BASE SALARY; 15/05/2018 – Equifax Presenting at Barclays Conference Tomorrow

Virtu Financial Llc increased its stake in Digital Rlty Tr Inc (DLR) by 164.91% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Virtu Financial Llc bought 9,870 shares as the company’s stock declined 5.69% with the market. The institutional investor held 15,855 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.78M, up from 5,985 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Virtu Financial Llc who had been investing in Digital Rlty Tr Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $22.89B market cap company. The stock increased 1.48% or $1.56 during the last trading session, reaching $106.64. About 1.18 million shares traded. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) has risen 1.94% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.94% the S&P500.

Analysts await Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) to report earnings on March, 7. They expect $1.32 EPS, down 5.04% or $0.07 from last year’s $1.39 per share. EFX’s profit will be $159.16M for 18.30 P/E if the $1.32 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.41 actual EPS reported by Equifax Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.38% negative EPS growth.

Among 20 analysts covering Equifax Inc (NYSE:EFX), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Equifax Inc had 78 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, March 2 report. On Tuesday, July 18 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Monday, October 23 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Wednesday, January 31 by Morgan Stanley. The company was maintained on Friday, February 10 by Stifel Nicolaus. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Buy” rating and $14600 target in Friday, July 14 report. The rating was initiated by Jefferies with “Hold” on Monday, May 9. The stock of Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) earned “Sell” rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, April 10. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, July 29 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird to “Outperform” on Monday, December 5.

More notable recent Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Equifax falls after Q2 earnings decline – Seeking Alpha” on July 25, 2018, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “Equifax (EFX) Canada Reports Acquisition of JLR Inc. – StreetInsider.com” published on December 17, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “Equifax, Inc. (NYSE:EFX) – Equifax Q3 Earnings Preview – Benzinga” on October 24, 2018. More interesting news about Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Equifax gets a ‘turnaround guy’ as new CEO – Seeking Alpha” published on March 28, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Why Equifax Inc. Stock Fell 22.3% in October – The Motley Fool” with publication date: November 12, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.23, from 1.01 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 24 investors sold EFX shares while 134 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 132 raised stakes. 101.90 million shares or 2.93% less from 104.97 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Incorporated Ca reported 0.52% of its portfolio in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX). Piedmont Investment Advsr holds 3,585 shares. Aviva Public Limited Co stated it has 0.39% of its portfolio in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX). Peoples Fincl invested 0% in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX). Pnc Fincl Services Inc invested in 0.01% or 44,703 shares. Brown Cap Mngmt Limited Co holds 8,815 shares. Enterprise Corp reported 876 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Adage Cap Prtnrs Grp Inc Limited Liability Co reported 0.1% in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX). Moreover, Delta Asset Management Limited Co Tn has 0% invested in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) for 90 shares. Qs Ltd Com invested in 0% or 1,466 shares. Howe Rusling holds 80 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ims Capital Mgmt holds 100 shares. Proshare Advisors Ltd Liability Company owns 25,262 shares. Blair William Il has invested 0.01% in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX). State Common Retirement Fund holds 276,780 shares.

Virtu Financial Llc, which manages about $26.03B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Credit Suisse Nassau Brh (NASDAQ:GLDI) by 81,473 shares to 48,619 shares, valued at $394,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in American Tower Corp New (NYSE:AMT) by 5,887 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2,989 shares, and cut its stake in United States Natl Gas Fund.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.25 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.13, from 1.12 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 28 investors sold DLR shares while 183 reduced holdings. 89 funds opened positions while 175 raised stakes. 199.14 million shares or 0.10% less from 199.34 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Fin Counselors Inc owns 128,580 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott invested 0.01% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). 166,907 were reported by Bamco Inc New York. Meiji Yasuda Asset Mngmt Ltd, a Japan-based fund reported 12,926 shares. Of Toledo Na Oh holds 0.52% or 18,047 shares in its portfolio. Loudon Investment Management Ltd Liability Co accumulated 5,915 shares. Systematic Fincl Management LP holds 130,100 shares or 0.35% of its portfolio. First Finance Corporation In invested in 182 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Swiss Savings Bank owns 700,078 shares or 0.09% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Bb&T Secs Ltd Liability has 0.1% invested in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). Earnest Prns Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt Systems, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 16,913 shares. Ameriprise Finance invested in 1.92 million shares. Gsa Limited Liability Partnership holds 0.19% or 29,958 shares. Vanguard Gru accumulated 32.73 million shares or 0.14% of the stock.

Since December 3, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $958,840 activity. KENNEDY KEVIN had sold 400 shares worth $45,804 on Tuesday, December 4.

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