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- $21.12 billion
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- Revenue TTM:
- $1.42 billion
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- $1.22 billion
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VeriSign Inc had its IPO on 1998-01-29 under the ticker symbol VRSN.
The company operates in the Technology sector and Software-Infrastructure industry. VeriSign Inc has a staff strength of 914 employees.
Shares of VeriSign Inc opened at $200.29 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-03-24.
The stocks traded within a range of $199.51 - $202.09, and closed at $201.88.
This is a +0.63% increase from the previous day's closing price.
A total volume of 528,609 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.
In the last one week, shares of VeriSign Inc have increased by +3.97%.
VeriSign Inc's Key Ratios
VeriSign Inc has a market cap of $21.12 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 0 and a price to sales ratio of 15.1637.
In the last 12-months VeriSign Inc’s revenue was $1.42 billion with a gross profit of $1.22 billion and an EBITDA of $990 million. The EBITDA ratio measures VeriSign Inc's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.
In the trailing 12-month period, VeriSign Inc’s operating margin was 66.19% while its return on assets stood at 31.71% with a return of equity of 0%.
In Q4, VeriSign Inc’s quarterly earnings growth was a negative -43.1% while revenue growth was a positive 8.5%.
VeriSign Inc’s PE and PEG Ratio
- Forward PE
- Trailing PE
Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $6.48 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 26.1097 and a PEG multiple of 3.26. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.
The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into VeriSign Inc’s profitability.
VeriSign Inc stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 15.5916 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 22.3416. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 15.1637.
VeriSign Inc stock pays annual dividends of $0 per share, indicating a yield of 0% and a payout ratio of 0%.
Balance sheet and cash flow metrics
- Total Assets
- $1.73 billion
- Total Liabilities
- $1.12 billion
- Operating Cash Flow
- Capital Expenditure
- $7.70 million
- Dividend Payout Ratio
VeriSign Inc ended 2023 with $1.73 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $1.73 billion while shareholder equity stood at $-1562200000.00.
VeriSign Inc ended 2023 with $328.70 million in deferred long-term liabilities, $1.12 billion in other current liabilities, 12644500000.00 in common stock, $-14204000000.00 in retained earnings and $52.50 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $373.60 million and cash and short-term investments were $980.40 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $0 while long-term debt stood at $1.79 billion.
VeriSign Inc’s total current assets stands at $1.04 billion while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $606.80 million. Its net receivables were $8.10 million compared to accounts payable of $9.80 million and inventory worth $0.
In 2023, VeriSign Inc's operating cash flow was $-190300000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $7.70 million.
Comparatively, VeriSign Inc paid $0 in dividends in 2023.
Other key metrics
- Current Trading Price
- 52-Week High
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- Analyst Target Price
VeriSign Inc stock is currently trading at $201.88 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $228.8 and a 52-week low of $228.8. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $239.6.
Its 50-day moving average was $206.22 and 200-day moving average was $191.54 The short ratio stood at 1.79 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.
Around 108.7% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9635.8% are held by institutions.
Frequently Asked Questions About VeriSign Inc
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VeriSign, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides domain name registry services and internet infrastructure that enables internet navigation for various recognized domain names worldwide. The company 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 supports global e-commerce. It also back-end systems for .cc, .gov, .edu, and .name domain names, as well as operates distributed servers, networking, security, and data integrity services. The company was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.