Switch to:

Key Ratios

New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M7,253Revenue $M965Net Margin (%)58.2Z-Score-9.5
Enterprise Value $M7,156EPS $3.5Operating Margin %55.3F-Score6
P/E(ttm))15.0Cash Flow Per Share $1.7Pre-tax Margin (%)47.9Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book010-y EBITDA Growth Rate %14.4Quick Ratio0.8Cash flow > EarningsN
Price/Sales8.75-y EBITDA Growth Rate %18.6Current Ratio0.8Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow21.6y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %14.9ROA % (ttm)24.0Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)0Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M121ROI % (ttm)56.2Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with VRSN

Number of guru portfolios checked: 84. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
VRSNJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add0.28%$48.59 - $57.23
($54.16)
$ 59.911%Add 173.63%796,796
VRSNJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.13%$47.01 - $53.95
($49.85)
$ 59.920%Add 250.38%291,193
VRSNJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.02%$51.68 - $62.61
($56.74)
$ 59.96%Add 53.37%83,107
VRSNSteve Mandel 2014-03-31 Sold Out -1.6%$51.68 - $62.61
($56.74)
$ 59.96%Sold Out0
VRSNSteve Mandel 2013-12-31 Add0.37%$49.68 - $59.68
($55.04)
$ 59.99%Add 29.79%6,344,858
VRSNRay Dalio 2013-12-31 Add0.03%$49.68 - $59.68
($55.04)
$ 59.99%Add 65.8%149,776
VRSNJulian Robertson 2013-12-31 Sold Out -2.3%$49.68 - $59.68
($55.04)
$ 59.99%Sold Out0
VRSNLee Ainslie 2013-09-30 Sold Out -0.79%$44.92 - $51.9
($48.29)
$ 59.924%Sold Out0
VRSNSteve Mandel 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.56%$44.92 - $51.9
($48.29)
$ 59.924%Reduce -34.81%4,888,630
VRSNJulian Robertson 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.55%$44.92 - $51.9
($48.29)
$ 59.924%Reduce -24.85%296,300
VRSNJoel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.05%$44.92 - $51.9
($48.29)
$ 59.924%Reduce -30.06%55,180
VRSNRay Dalio 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$44.92 - $51.9
($48.29)
$ 59.924%Reduce -23.26%90,338
VRSNGeorge Soros 2013-09-30 Sold Out -0.01%$44.92 - $51.9
($48.29)
$ 59.924%Sold Out0
VRSNWarren Buffett 2013-06-30 Add0.14%$43.59 - $49.27
($46.33)
$ 59.929%Add 33.32%10,897,420
VRSNLee Ainslie 2013-06-30 Reduce-1.59%$43.59 - $49.27
($46.33)
$ 59.929%Reduce -66.05%1,312,077
VRSNSteve Mandel 2013-06-30 Reduce-1.07%$43.59 - $49.27
($46.33)
$ 59.929%Reduce -36.98%7,498,853
VRSNJulian Robertson 2013-06-30 Reduce-0.14%$43.59 - $49.27
($46.33)
$ 59.929%Reduce -5.22%394,300
VRSNRay Dalio 2013-06-30 Reduce-0.03%$43.59 - $49.27
($46.33)
$ 59.929%Reduce -40.46%117,715
VRSNLee Ainslie 2013-03-31 Buy 2.4%$38 - $47.27
($43.83)
$ 59.937%New holding, 3864196 sh.3,864,196
VRSNWarren Buffett 2013-03-31 Add0.25%$38 - $47.27
($43.83)
$ 59.937%Add 121.78%8,174,100
Premium Real Time Picks are included for Premium Members only!!
*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

VRSN is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
VRSN Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30796,7960.660.44+173.63%
VRSN Warren Buffett 2014-09-3012,985,00010.720.66
VRSN PRIMECAP Management 2014-09-3013,3000.010
VRSN Ron Baron 2014-09-30686,1880.570.16-1.69%
VRSN Ray Dalio 2014-09-30143,9280.120.06-4.5%
Premium Most recent portfolio changes are included for Premium Members only!


VRSN: Insider Buys/Sells

Click Here for All Insider Trades.
InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Indelicarto Thomas CSVP, Gen Counsel & Secretary 2014-11-14Sell0$0view
COTE KATHLEEN ADirector 2014-11-13Sell3,546$60.07-0.28view
GOSHORN RICHARD HSVP, GC and Secretary 2014-10-30Sell12,940$58.582.25view
ROACH JOHN DDirector 2014-10-28Sell20,432$58.811.85view
ROACH JOHN DDirector 2014-04-01Sell333$54.0810.76view
GOSHORN RICHARD HSVP, GC and Secretary 2014-03-05Sell7,832$56.016.95view
ROACH JOHN DDirector 2014-03-03Sell333$54.719.49view
ROACH JOHN DDirector 2014-02-19Sell11,000$55.537.87view
ROACH JOHN DDirector 2014-02-03Sell333$58.42.57view
ROACH JOHN DDirector 2014-01-02Sell333$59.740.27view

Press Releases about VRSN :

    Quarterly/Annual Reports about VRSN:

    News about VRSN:

    Articles On GuruFocus.com
    Joel Greenblatt Interview With Wealthtrack Nov 15 2014 
    Verisign to Report Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results Oct 15 2014 
    Buffett's Berkshire Increases Stake in Verisign Aug 04 2014 
    New Regulations for VeriSign Inc. Mar 24 2014 
    A Year in Warren Buffett’s New Managers Ted Weschler and Todd Combs Dec 20 2013 
    VeriSign Inc. (VRSN) - Stock Analysis Oct 10 2013 
    Warren Buffett's 7 Second Quarter Increases Aug 15 2013 
    Ron Baron's Baron Funds Report - Second Quarter 2013 Aug 02 2013 
    Warren Buffett Buys Wells Fargo, Chicago Bridge & Iron Co., VeriSign, Sells General Dynamics, Archer May 15 2013 
    comment on VRSN Mar 17 2013 

    More From Our Partners
    Tracking Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio - Q3 2014 Update Nov 19 2014 - SEEKINGALPHA

    Add Notes, Comments

    If you want to ask a question, or report a bug, please create a support ticket.

    User Comments

    No comment yet
    Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
    GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
    Free 7-day Trial
    FEEDBACK