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55.19
-1.42
-2.51%
After Hours :
55.18
-0.01
-0.01%

Open

56.70

Previous Close

56.61

Volume (Avg)

1.08M (1.22M)

Day's Range

55.14-57.01

52Wk Range

46.45-62.96

Market Cap.

6.90B

Dividend Rate ( Yield )

-

Beta

0.88

Shares Outstanding

125.02M

P/E Ratio (EPS)

14.41 (3.83)

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Fundamentals
  • Key statistics
  • Growth
  • Profitability
  • Financial health
  • Price ratios
  • Trading statistics
Industry Internet Content & Information
Highlights
Analyst Recommendation: Underperform
    • Revenue

    • 965.09M

    • Net Income

    • 544.45M

    • Market Cap.

    • 6.90B

    • Enterprise Value

    • -

    • Net Profit Margin %

    • 57.43

    • PEG (Price/Earnings Growth) Ratio

    • 1.36

    • Beta

    • 0.88

    • Forward P/E

    • 18.02

    • Price/Sales

    • 8.49

    • Price/Book Value

    • -11.19

    • Price/Cash flow

    • 15.41

      • EBITDA

      • 592.19M

      • Return on Capital %

      • 23.42

      • Return on Equity %

      • -

      • Return on Assets %

      • 23.42

      • Book Value/Share

      • -5.06

      • Shares Outstanding

      • 125.02M

      • Last Split Factor (Date)

      • -

      • Last Dividend (Ex-Date)

      • -

      • Dividend Declaration Date

      • -

      Analyst Recommendation
      10/21/2014
      Underperform
        • 1 Year Price Target

        • 49.00

        • Credit Rating

        • BBB

        • Analysts

        • 1

        • EPS Estimate

        • 2.91

        • Cashflow Estimate

        • 3.68

        Morningstar Consensus estimate data
        • Growth Rate (%)

        • Company

        • Industry

          • Sales (Revenue)

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 4.60

          • 17.01

          • Net Income

            YTD/YTD (last year)

          • 74.20

          • 14.09

          • Net Income

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 15.30

          • 40.35

          • Sales (Revenue)

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 0.07

          • 44.33

          • Net Income

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 42.50

          • 23.19

          • Dividends

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -

          • 25.27

          • Profit Margins (%)

          • Company

          • Industry

            • Gross Margin

            • 81.07

            • 60.73

            • Pre-Tax Margin

            • 48.03

            • 27.01

            • Net Profit Margin

            • 57.43

            • 21.14

            • Average Gross Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 78.60

            • 61.62

            • Average Pre-Tax Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 32.20

            • 31.03

            • Average Net Profit Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 51.50

            • 720.06B

            • Financial Ratios

            • Company

            • Industry

              • Debt/Equity Ratio

              • -

              • 0.04

              • Current Ratio

              • 0.87

              • 4.74

              • Quick Ratio

              • 0.87

              • 4.33

              • Interest Coverage

              • 6.57

              • 139.98

              • Leverage Ratio

              • -

              • 1.27

              • Book Value/Share

              • -5.06

              • 15.01

              • Price Ratios

              • Company

              • Industry

                • Current P/E Ratio

                • 14.79

                • 48.31

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year High

                • 16.44

                • 182.84

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year Low

                • 5.54

                • 40.79

                • Price/Sales Ratio

                • 8.49

                • 6.93

                • Price/Book Value

                • -11.19

                • 5.05

                • Price/Cash Flow Ratio

                • 15.41

                • 25.77

                • Key Metrics

                • Company

                • Industry

                  • Return on Equity %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • -

                    (-)

                  • 14.82

                    (18.38)

                  • Return on Assets %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • 23.42

                    (17.90)

                  • 11.69

                    (15.01)

                  • Return on Capital %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • -

                    (-)

                  • 13.93

                    (17.25)

                  • Income/Employee

                  • 526.09k

                  • 95.91k

                  • Inventory Turnover

                  • -

                  • 98.01

                  • Asset Turnover

                  • 0.41

                  • 0.55

                  Current Historical
                  Financials
                  • Income Statement
                  • Balance Sheet
                  • Cash Flow
                  Operating Income
                  528.23M
                  Operating Margin
                  54.73
                  Total Equity
                  -
                  Retained Earnings
                  -
                  Free Cashflow
                  -
                  Price/Cashflow
                  15.41
                  Ownership

                  Institutional Ownership

                  -

                  Top 10 Institutions

                  64.85%

                  Mutual Fund Ownership

                  57.30%

                  Float

                  99.40%

                  5% / Insider Ownership

                  2.19%

                  Corporate insiders or major stockholders reporting trading activity in the stock.

                  Top Mutual Fund Owners

                  Top Institutional Owners

                  Mutual Fund Name

                  Institution Name

                  • Mutual Fund Name

                  • Shares Held

                  • % Change

                  • % Outstanding

                  • VA CollegeAmerica New Perspective

                  •  

                    8,077,444

                  • 0.00

                  • 6.46

                  • VA CollegeAmerica American Balanced

                  •  

                    5,400,000

                  • 8.00

                  • 4.32

                  • T. Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund

                  •  

                    5,000,000

                  • 13.13

                  • 3.97

                  • VA CollegeAmerica Growth Fund of America

                  •  

                    4,745,000

                  • 0.00

                  • 3.80

                  • American Funds NVIT Asset Allocation Fd

                  •  

                    2,675,000

                  • 17.58

                  • 2.14

                  • Principal MidCap Fund

                  •  

                    2,277,219

                  • 0.73

                  • 1.82

                  • Vanguard Mid-Cap Index Fund

                  •  

                    2,138,839

                  • -3.83

                  • 1.71

                  • Vanguard Total Stock Mkt Idx

                  •  

                    2,138,397

                  • 0.31

                  • 1.71

                  • Vanguard Five Hundred Index Fund

                  •  

                    1,168,069

                  • -8.71

                  • 0.93

                  • Vanguard Institutional Index Fund

                  •  

                    1,141,180

                  • -9.77

                  • 0.91

                  • Institution Name

                  • Shares Held

                  • % Change

                  • % Outstanding

                  • Capital World Investors

                  •  

                    15,227,044

                  • 0.00%

                  • 12.09

                  • T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.

                  •  

                    12,590,692

                  • +19.05%

                  • 9.99

                  • Vanguard Group, Inc.

                  •  

                    9,160,013

                  • -0.31%

                  • 7.27

                  • Capital Research & Mgmt Co - Division 3

                  •  

                    6,380,400

                  • +17.44%

                  • 5.06

                  • Lone Pine Capital LLC

                  •  

                    6,344,858

                  • -26.61%

                  • 4.74

                  • State Street Corp

                  •  

                    5,816,300

                  • -1.39%

                  • 4.62

                  • Renaissance Technologies Corp

                  •  

                    4,581,076

                  • -1.48%

                  • 3.64

                  • Capital Guardian Trust Company

                  •  

                    4,462,245

                  • +13.73%

                  • 3.54

                  • BlackRock Fund Advisors

                  •  

                    4,425,131

                  • -8.69%

                  • 3.51

                  Company Profile

                  Sector

                  Technology

                  Industry

                  Internet Content & Information

                  Type

                  Aggressive Growth

                  Style

                  Mid Growth

                  VeriSign Inc is a Delaware Corporation, incorporated on April 12, 1995. The Company is a provider of internet infrastructure services for the networked world. The Company provides domain name registry services and infrastructure assu...morerance services. The Company operates one reportable segment: Naming Services. It consists of Registry Services and Network Intelligence & Availability (NIA) Services. Registry Services operates the authoritative directory of all .com, .net, .cc, .tv, and .name domain names and the back-end systems for all .gov, .jobs and .edu domain names. NIA Services provides infrastructure assurance services to organizations and is comprised of Verisign iDefense Security Intelligence Services, Managed Domain Name System Services, and Distributed Denial of Service Protection Services. ...moreThe Companys operations infrastructure consists of three main Company-operated secure data centers in Dulles, Virginia; New Castle, Delaware; and Fribourg, Switzerland as well as approximately 70 globally distributed resolution sites, which includes both regional resolution sites and supersites. These secure data centers operate 24-hours a day, supporting its business units and services. The Company offers promotional marketing programs for its registrars based upon market conditions and the business environment in which the registrars operate. The Company markets its NIA Services through multiple distribution channels, including direct sales and indirect channels. The Company competes with numerous companies in each of the Registry Services and NIA Services businesses. The Company faces competition in the domain name registry space from other gTLD and ccTLD registries that are competing for the business of entities and individuals that are seeking to establish a Web presence. The Company also faces competition from service providers that offer outsourced domain name registration, resolution and other DNS services to organizations that require a reliable and scalable infrastructure. Among the competitors are Neustar, Inc., Afilias Limited, ARI Registry Services. The Company is subject to income taxes in both the U.S. and numerous foreign jurisdictions. As a public company, it is subject to the rules and regulations of the SEC.lessless

                  Key People

                  Mr. D. James Bidzos

                  CEO/Chairman of the Board/Director/Founder/President

                  George E. Kilguss,III

                  CFO/Chief Accounting Officer/Senior VP

                  Mr. John Calys

                  Controller/Vice President

                  Mr. John D. Roach

                  Director

                  Ms. Kathleen Cote

                  Director

                  • VeriSign Inc

                  • 12061 Bluemont Way

                  • Reston, VA 20190

                  • USA.Map

                  • Phone: +1 703 948-3200

                  • Fax: -

                  • verisigninc.com

                  Incorporated

                  1995

                  Employees

                  1,079

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