Factsheet - 20/01/2020

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 millions of people in the USA, Brazil, UK, South Africa, India and Colombia 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
  • 17,200 employees across 44 countries
  • FY19: $4.9bn revenue / $1.3bn Benchmark EBIT
  • Highly cash generative with high cash conversion rate
  • FY19: 15.9% 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 2019
2018 Actual rates growth
Constant rates growth
Revenue US $4,861m US $4,584m 6 9
Benchmark EBIT - ongoing activities US $1,306m US $1,241m 5 10
Benchmark EBIT margin 26.9% 27.1% n/a n/a
Benchmark PBT US $1,198m US $1,162m 3 8
Benchmark EPS USc 98.0 USc 94.4 4 9
Total dividend USc 46.5 USc 44.75 4 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 FY19)
Agency Rating Outlook Last rating action
Moody's Baa1/BBB+ Stable outlook December 2018
Standard & Poor´s A3 / A- Stable outlook October 2018