VRSN:NSD-VeriSign, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Software-Infrastructure | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 205.30

Change

+0.56 (+0.27)%

Market Cap

USD 23.16B

Volume

0.76M

Average Target Price

USD 246.00 (+19.82%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

VeriSign, Inc., 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.

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

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Relative Returns (From:    To: 2021-04-09 )

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Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
XWEB SPDR S&P Internet ETF 0.00 % 0.35 %

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DXZ:CA Dynamic Active U.S. Mid-C.. 0.00 % 0.75 %

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Software-Infrastructure)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -5.13% 39% F 20% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -5.13% 39% F 20% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 4.71% 11% F 15% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 4.71% 11% F 14% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 128.72% 51% F 71% C-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 128.72% 51% F 70% C-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 27.13% 55% F 77% C+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 27.13% 55% F 77% C+
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 19.66% 89% B+ 75% C
Risk Adjusted Return 138.03% 91% A- 98% A+
Market Capitalization 23.16B 90% A- 96% A
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Software-Infrastructure)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 28.96 74% C 38% F
Price/Book Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 31.71 30% F 14% F
EV/EBITDA 27.02 53% F 34% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Return on Invested Capital 217.84% 99% A+ 99% A+
Return on Assets 28.45% 100% A+ 100% A+
Debt to Equity Ratio -128.76% 94% A 95% A
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 2.54 47% F 44% F
Short Percent 2.03% 79% C+ 64% D
Beta 0.80 77% C+ 73% C
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What to not like:
Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector