Goldman Sachs Group restated their buy rating on shares of Experian (LON:EXPN) in a report issued on Monday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Shore Capital restated a buy rating on shares of Experian in a research note on Monday, January 14th. UBS Group restated a buy rating and set a GBX 2,400 ($31.36) price objective (up from GBX 2,250 ($29.40)) on shares of Experian in a research note on Wednesday, April 17th. Deutsche Bank restated a hold rating on shares of Experian in a research note on Thursday, February 28th. Jefferies Financial Group boosted their price objective on shares of Experian from GBX 1,720 ($22.47) to GBX 1,730 ($22.61) and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 9th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group boosted their price objective on shares of Experian from GBX 2,100 ($27.44) to GBX 2,225 ($29.07) and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research note on Thursday, April 11th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. Experian has an average rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 2,088.33 ($27.29).

Shares of LON:EXPN opened at GBX 2,311 ($30.20) on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 0.53, a quick ratio of 0.53 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 157.87. Experian has a one year low of GBX 1,703.50 ($22.26) and a one year high of GBX 2,256 ($29.48). The stock has a market cap of $20.90 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.69.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. This is a positive change from Experian’s previous dividend of $0.14. This represents a dividend yield of 1.13%. Experian’s payout ratio is currently 0.40%.

About Experian

Experian plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an information services company. The company offers credit services, such as holding, protecting, and managing data that help businesses and organizations to lend, as well as prevent frauds. Its credit services also holds information of people and businesses that have repaid credit in the past; and provides credit reports used by various businesses, such as banks, automotive dealers, healthcare providers, and retailers.

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