The 20 most hated companies in America

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HOUSTON— A new survey is out and your favorite or "least" favorite companies may have a bad rap.

According to a new list compiled by financial news site 24/7 Wall Street of the 20 most hated U.S. companies based on surveys, employee reviews and big news events related to the brand.

Starting from the top of the list Equifax leads the group as the most hated company in America.

This is in part because of the big data breach last summer that put more than one hundred forty five million Americans at risk for identity theft.

The NFL, Wells Fargo,  Facebook and Uber rounded out the list.