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VeriSign, Inc. (VRSN)

Stock Price: $197.46 USD 0.89 (0.45%)
Updated November 24, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
After-hours: $198.34 +0.88 (0.45%) Nov 24, 7:28 PM

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Key Info

Market Cap 22.53B
Revenue (ttm) 1.26B
Net Income (ttm) 805.90M
Shares Out 114.11M
EPS (ttm) 6.93
PE Ratio 28.49
Forward PE 31.55
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day November 24
Last Price $197.46
Previous Close $196.57
Change ($) 0.89
Change (%) 0.45%
Day's Open 196.50
Day's Range 194.05 - 197.93
Day's Volume 655,187
52-Week Range 148.77 - 221.30

More Stats

Market Cap 22.53B
Enterprise Value 23.17B
Earnings Date (est) Feb 11, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 114.11M
Float 112.61M
EPS (basic) 6.95
EPS (diluted) 6.93
FCF / Share 5.96
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield 3.51%
FCF Yield 3.03%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 1.06M
Short Ratio 1.99
Short % of Float 0.94%
Beta 0.85
PE Ratio 28.49
Forward PE 31.55
P/FCF Ratio 33.00
PS Ratio 17.95
PB Ratio n/a
Revenue 1.26B
Operating Income 818.26M
Net Income 805.90M
Free Cash Flow 682.81M
Net Cash -639.09M
Net Cash / Share -5.60
Gross Margin 83.74%
Operating Margin 65.18%
Profit Margin 64.20%
FCF Margin 54.39%
ROA 28.02%
ROE n/a
ROIC 38.50%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (4)

Buy 0
Overweight 1
Hold 2
Underweight 1
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Hold

Price Target

(25.09% upside)
Current: $197.46
Target: 247.00
*Average 12-month price target from 3 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth1.37%4.28%2.01%7.82%4.88%4.67%10.47%13.16%13.43%-
Gross Profit1,0511,023972944867822778706607524
Operating Income806767708687606564528457329232
Net Income612582457441375355544320143831
Shares Outstanding119113100107114127145157165178
Earnings Per Share5.154.753.683.422.822.523.491.950.864.64
EPS Growth8.42%29.08%7.6%21.28%11.9%-27.79%78.97%126.74%-81.47%-
Dividend Per Share--------2.753.00
Dividend Growth---------8.33%-
Operating Cash Flow754698703693670601579538336215
Capital Expenditures-40.32-37.01-49.50-26.57-40.66-39.33-65.59-53.02-193-80.53
Free Cash Flow714661653666629562514485143135
Cash & Equivalents1,2181,2702,4151,7981,9151,4251,7231,5561,3462,061
Total Debt1,7881,7852,4101,8671,8701,3611,374698690582
Net Cash / Debt-570-5154.61-69.0545.7563.893498596561,479
Book Value-1,490-1,385-1,260-1,201-1,070-883-424-9.32-88.11676
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name VeriSign, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 872
CEO D. James Bidzos

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol VRSN
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Technology
Industry Software—Infrastructure
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: VRSN
IPO Date January 29, 1998


VeriSign, together with its subsidiaries, provides domain name registry services and Internet infrastructure that enables Internet navigation for various recognized domain names worldwide. It enables the security, stability, and resiliency of Internet infrastructure and services, including providing root zone maintainer services, operating two of the 13 Internet root servers; and offering registration services and authoritative resolution for the .com and .net domains, which support global e-commerce. VeriSign, Inc. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.