NASDAQ:VRSN

VeriSign Stock Forecast, Price & News

$224.73
+0.46 (+0.21 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$223.25
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50-Day Range
$208.71
$233.53
52-Week Range
$184.60
$234.56
Volume376,458 shs
Average Volume556,121 shs
Market Capitalization$25.14 billion
P/E Ratio40.79
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.79
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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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1.90 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

482nd out of 857 stocks

Custom Computer Programming Services Industry

15th out of 37 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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VeriSign (NASDAQ:VRSN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is VeriSign a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for VeriSign in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" VeriSign stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than VeriSign?

Wall Street analysts have given VeriSign a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but VeriSign wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is VeriSign's next earnings date?

VeriSign is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 28th 2021.
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How were VeriSign's earnings last quarter?

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 22nd. The information services provider reported $1.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.32 by $0.01. The information services provider had revenue of $329.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $328.16 million. VeriSign had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 44.73% and a net margin of 48.49%. VeriSign's revenue for the quarter was up 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.32 earnings per share.
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How has VeriSign's stock 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 26.2% and is now trading at $224.73.
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What price target have analysts set for VRSN?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for VeriSign's shares. Their forecasts range from $245.00 to $246.00. On average, they expect VeriSign's stock price to reach $245.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are VeriSign's key executives?

VeriSign's management team includes the following people:
  • D. James Bidzos, Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Todd B. Strubbe, President & Chief Operating Officer
  • George E. Kilguss, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Executive VP
  • Burt Kaliski, Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Thomas C. Indelicarto, Secretary, Executive VP & General Counsel (LinkedIn Profile)

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.

Who are some of VeriSign's key competitors?

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), The Home Depot (HD), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC), Costco Wholesale (COST), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and The 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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.33%), BlackRock Inc. (8.02%), Capital International Investors (5.18%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.33%), State Street Corp (3.49%) and Ninety One UK Ltd (2.93%). 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 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 BlackRock Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Two Creeks Capital Management LP, BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A., AQR Capital Management LLC, and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have sold VeriSign company stock in the last year include D James Bidzos, George E Kilguss III, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Border to Coast Pensions Partnership Ltd, Capital International Investors, FMR LLC, Amundi, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, and Geode Capital Management LLC.
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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 $224.73.

How much money does VeriSign make?

VeriSign has a market capitalization of $25.14 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 $7.07 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 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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