Equifax's CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Equifax (EFX)

Q4 2011 Earnings Call

February 09, 2012 8:30 am ET


Jeffrey L. Dodge - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations

Richard F. Smith - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Lee Adrean - Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Vice President


Carter Malloy - Stephens Inc., Research Division

Andrew W. Jeffrey - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Research Division

Nadia Lovell - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

David Togut - Evercore Partners Inc., Research Division

Julio C. Quinteros - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

Manav Patnaik - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Daniel R. Perlin - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division

Georgios Mihalos - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division

William A. Warmington - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division

Unknown Analyst

Daniel R. Leben - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division

Shlomo Rosenbaum - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division

Richard Cheever



Good day, and welcome to the Q4 2011 Equifax Earnings Release Conference Call. Today's call is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Mr. Jeff Dodge. Please go ahead, sir.

Jeffrey L. Dodge

Good morning, and welcome to today's conference call. I'm Jeff Dodge, Investor Relations. And with me today are Rick Smith, our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Lee Adrean, Chief Financial Officer.

Today's call is being recorded. An archive of the recording will be available later today in the Investor Relations section in the About Equifax tab of our website at www.equifax.com.

During this call, we will be making certain forward-looking statements to help you understand Equifax and its business environment. These statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from our expectations. Certain risk factors inherent in our businesses are set forth in filings with the SEC, including our 2010 Form 10-K and subsequent filings.

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