Factsheet - 17/05/2019

Market: London
Symbol: EXPN
Industry: Business Support Services

Helping people and organisations make the most of their data

Our world is built on data. At Experian, we work to turn that data into something meaningful. We gather, analyse, combine and process it to help people and organisations achieve their goals – whether that means planning for a secure future or getting to know your customers better.

For businesses

We help businesses provide great customer experiences by managing and analysing data that will help them solve problems, drive better decisions and outcomes, and prevent fraud.

For consumers

We help millons of people in the USA, UK, India and Brazil to better manage and improve their financial position, and help them to protect against fraud and identify theft.

    We are large, stable and cash-generative
  • FTSE top 35
  • 16,500 employees across 39 countries
  • FY18: $4.7bn revenue / $1.3bn Benchmark EBIT
  • Highly cash generative with high cash conversion rate
  • FY18: 15.7% Return on Capital Employed
  • A– / Baa1 since 2011 (both stable outlook)
    The Experian investment case
  • Market-leading global information business
  • Strong market positions
  • Significant growth potential
  • Strong financial track record
  • Diverse porfolio by region, business activity and customer


Experian share price and volume
Summary financial highlights
For the twelve months ended 31 March 2018
2017 Actual rates growth
Constant rates growth
Revenue US $4,662m US $4,335m 8 7
Benchmark EBIT - ongoing activities US $1,290m US $1,197m 8 7
Benchmark EBIT margin 27.7% 27.6% n/a n/a
Benchmark PBT US $1,206m US $1,124m 7 6
Benchmark EPS USc 97.8 USc 88.4 11 10
Total dividend USc 44.75 USc 41.5 8 n/a

For futher information on our financial results please refer to our latest results and Annual Report.

Diverse portfolio by region, business activity and customer (revenue split FY18)
Agency Rating Outlook Last rating action
Moody's Baa1/BBB+ Stable outlook January 2018
Standard & Poor´s A3 / A- Stable outlook March 2018