Experian plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
£3312
Change
-35.000 (-1.046%)
52 week
2265.0 - 3439.49

Last traded: Last Friday at 3:45 PM

Experian plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a technology company. The company operates through two segments, Business-to-Business and Consumer Services. It provides data services to identify and understand their customers, as well as to manage the risks related with lending. The company also offers analytical and decision tools that enhance businesses to manage their customers, minimize the risk of fraud, comply with legal requirements, and automate decisions and processes. In addition, it provides financial education, free access to Experian credit reports and scores, online educational tools, and applications to manage their financial position, access credit offers, and protect themselves from identity fraud. The company serves customers in financial service, direct-to-consumer, health, retail, automotive, software and professional services, telecommunications and utility, insurance, media and technology, government and public, and other sectors. It operates in North America, Latin America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company was formerly known as Experian Group Limited and changed its name to Experian plc in July 2008. Experian plc was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

52.16

PB ratio

982.21

Dividend yield

0.01%

Beta

0.25

Market cap

£30.55B

Enterprise value

£34.51B

Company profile

Industry / SectorConsulting Services / Industrials
Full time employees16554
Websitehttp://www.experianplc.com
Mailing addressNewenham House Northern Cross Malahide Road Dublin 17 Ireland
Phone / Fax353 1 846 9100 / 353 1 846 9150

Dividends

Dividend yield

0.01%

Dividend amount

£0.47

Payout ratio

53.23%

5Y Avg. yield

1.67%

Experian plc paid £0.47 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 24 June 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 53.23%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.EXPN dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

EXPN's forward dividend amount is £0.34 and the forward dividend yield is 1.03%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Sep 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Experian plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Brian J. CassinCEO & Exec. Director522.85M
Mr. Lloyd M. PitchfordCFO & Exec. Director481.76M
Mr. Kerry L. WilliamsCOO & Exec. Director582.82M
Mr. Rick C. GallagherChief Investment Officer and Director of Global Strategy & Devel.
Ms. Joe MannaChief Technology Officer
Mr. Barry J. LibensonChief Information Officer59
Ms. Nadia Ridout-JamiesonChief Communications Officer
Mr. Darryl GibsonGroup Gen. Counsel
Ms. Jacqueline SimmondsChief People Officer57
Mr. Ty TaylorGroup Pres of Global Consumer Services

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

14.95%

Operating margin

23.86%

Return on assets

8.45%

Return on equity

29.70%

Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Experian plc is 30.55B and its enterprise value is 34.51B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of EXPN is 6.42.

The EXPN's stocks Beta value is 0.25 making it 75% less volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Experian plc (LSE:EXPN) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Experian plc's Stock Symbol?

Experian plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "EXPN".

2. What is Experian plc's stock price today?

One share of EXPN stock can currently be purchased for approximately £3312.

3. How can I contact Experian plc?

Experian plc's mailing address is Newenham House Northern Cross Malahide Road Dublin 17 Ireland. The company can be reached via phone at 353 1 846 9100.

4. What is Experian plc's official website?

The official website of Experian plc is http://www.experianplc.com.