VRSN:NGS-VeriSign Inc.

EQUITY | Online Media | Nasdaq Global Select

Last Closing Price

USD 175.40

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

USD 21.05B

Volume

0.55M

Average Target Price

USD 156.43 (-10.82%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

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About

VeriSign Inc is a provider of domain name registry services and internet security, enabling internet navigation for many of the world's recognized domain names and providing protection for websites and enterprises around the world.

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

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ETFs Containing VRSN

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
DXZ:CA Dynamic iShares Active U... 9.66 % 0.87 %

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CAD 5.40M
CIBR First Trust NASDAQ Cybers.. 3.27 % 0.00 %

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USD 0.79B
FDN First Trust DJ Internet I.. 2.79 % 0.53 %

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USD 8.17B
FVL First Trust Value Line 10.. 1.16 % 0.70 %

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USD 0.04B
DQML Reality Shares Fundstrat .. 1.12 % 0.00 %

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USD 3.18M
LALT Invesco Multi-Strategy Al.. 1.07 % 0.88 %

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USD 6.59M
ETHO Etho Climate Leadership U.. 0.48 % 0.45 %

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USD 0.04B
JPUS JPMorgan Diversified Retu.. 0.44 % 0.19 %

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JPME JPMorgan Diversified Retu.. 0.44 % 0.24 %

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USD 64.55
FNDA Schwab Fundamental U.S. S.. 0.31 % 0.25 %

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USD 3.37B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Online Media)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 18.28% 53% F 66% D
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 18.28% 53% F 66% D
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 45.50% 91% A- 91% A-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 45.50% 91% A- 91% A-
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 221.72% 90% A- 93% A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 221.72% 87% B+ 93% A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 28.55% 70% C- 86% B
Dividend Return 28.55% 70% C- 85% B
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 17.20% 89% B+ 70% C-
Risk Adjusted Return 165.97% 100% A+ 99% A+
Market Capitalization 8.36B 88% B+ 97% A+
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%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Online Media)
Ratio vs. Market
(Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 34.06 14% F 13% F
Price/Book Ratio -15.13 100% A+ 99% A+
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 7.90 16% F 11% F
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio 31.15 33% F 15% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -43.13% 24% F 22% F
Return on Invested Capital 177.01% 96% A 99% A+
Return on Assets 27.04% 98% A+ 98% A+
Debt to Equity Ratio -145.25% 98% A+ 96% A
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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Quarterly Financials (USD)

Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

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.

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

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 Earnings Growth

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

Low Revenue Growth

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

Negative Book Value

The company has negative book value.