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NASDAQ:VRSN

VeriSign Stock Forecast, Price & News

$241.02
-4.37 (-1.78%)
(As of 11/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$239.76
$248.11
50-Day Range
$204.67
$245.70
52-Week Range
$184.60
$248.22
Volume
509,746 shs
Average Volume
543,812 shs
Market Capitalization
$26.77 billion
P/E Ratio
44.47
Dividend Yield
N/A
Beta
0.85
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About VeriSign

VeriSign, Inc. provides domain name registry services and Internet infrastructure, which enables Internet navigation for many of the world's most recognized domain names. It enables the security, stability, and resiliency of key Internet infrastructure and services, including providing root zone maintainer services. The company was founded by D. James Bidzos on April 12, 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, VA.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Custom computer programming services
Sub-Industry
Internet Software & Services
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:VRSN
CUSIP
92343E10
Employees
908
Year Founded
1995

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.27 billion
Cash Flow
$7.74 per share
Book Value
($12.76) per share

Profitability

Net Income
$814.89 million
Pretax Margin
58.26%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
109,667,000
Market Cap
$26.77 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/28/2021
Today
11/27/2021
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2021
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/10/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.03 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

426th out of 890 stocks

Custom Computer Programming Services Industry

12th out of 37 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












VeriSign (NASDAQ:VRSN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is VeriSign a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for VeriSign in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" VeriSign stock.
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How has VeriSign's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

VeriSign's stock was trading at $178.03 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VRSN stock has increased by 35.4% and is now trading at $241.02.
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When is VeriSign's next earnings date?

VeriSign is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 10th 2022.
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How were VeriSign's earnings last quarter?

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 28th. The information services provider reported $1.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.35 by $0.05. The information services provider had revenue of $334.24 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $332.02 million. VeriSign had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 43.49% and a net margin of 46.81%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 5.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.49 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for VRSN?

2 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for VeriSign's shares. Their forecasts range from $245.00 to $259.00. On average, they anticipate VeriSign's share price to reach $250.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are VeriSign's key executives?

VeriSign's management team includes the following people:

What is D. James Bidzos' approval rating as VeriSign's CEO?

114 employees have rated VeriSign CEO D. James Bidzos on Glassdoor.com. D. James Bidzos has an approval rating of 76% among VeriSign's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of VeriSign own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other VeriSign investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC), Costco Wholesale (COST), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Boeing (BA).

What is VeriSign's stock symbol?

VeriSign trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRSN."

Who are VeriSign's major shareholders?

VeriSign's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.19%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.16%), Ninety One UK Ltd (3.26%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.34%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.87%) and Cantillon Capital Management LLC (1.57%). Company insiders that own VeriSign stock include D James Bidzos, George E Kilguss III, Kathleen A Cote, Medpace Investors, Llc, Thomas C Indelicarto, Timothy Tomlinson, Todd B Strubbe and Todd B Strubbe.
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Which major investors are selling VeriSign stock?

VRSN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Stockbridge Partners LLC, BNP Paribas Asset Management Holding S.A., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., and Wellington Management Group LLP. Company insiders that have sold VeriSign company stock in the last year include D James Bidzos, Kathleen A Cote, Medpace Investors, Llc, Thomas C Indelicarto, Timothy Tomlinson, and Todd B Strubbe.
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Which major investors are buying VeriSign stock?

VRSN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Liontrust Investment Partners LLP, Ninety One UK Ltd, Deutsche Bank AG, Macquarie Group Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Fundsmith LLP, CI Investments Inc., and FIL Ltd.
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How do I buy shares of VeriSign?

Shares of VRSN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is VeriSign's stock price today?

One share of VRSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $241.02.

How much money does VeriSign make?

VeriSign has a market capitalization of $26.77 billion and generates $1.27 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $814.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.42 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does VeriSign have?

VeriSign employs 908 workers across the globe.

When was VeriSign founded?

VeriSign was founded in 1995.

What is VeriSign's official website?

The official website for VeriSign is www.verisign.com.

Where are VeriSign's headquarters?

VeriSign is headquartered at 12061 Bluemont Way, Reston VA, 20190.

How can I contact VeriSign?

VeriSign's mailing address is 12061 Bluemont Way, Reston VA, 20190. The information services provider can be reached via phone at (703) 948-3200, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 703-421-4873.


This page was last updated on 11/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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