NAS:VRSN (USA) Also trade in: Germany

VeriSign Inc

$ 195.56 0 (0%)
Volume: 343,903 Avg Vol (1m): 559,364
Market Cap $: 23.31 Bil Enterprise Value $: 23.84 Bil
P/E (TTM): 38.96 P/B: 0.00
Earnings Power Value 41.98
Net Current Asset Value -16.71
Tangible Book -12.12
Projected FCF 53.41
Median P/S Value 88.01
Graham Number 0
Peter Lynch Value 63.2
DCF (FCF Based) 168.87
DCF (Earnings Based) 142.91
1Y (-%)

Financial Strength : 3/10

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company's financial situation is . It is based on these factors
1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.
A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt 0.70
Cash-To-Debt ranked lower than
74.93% of 383 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 10000, Med: 7.46, Min: 0.01
VRSN: 0.7
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.35, Med: 2.57, Max: 10000
Current: 0.7
0.35
10000
Equity-to-Asset -0.73
Equity-to-Asset ranked lower than
94.43% of 377 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 0.99, Med: 0.59, Min: -56.83
VRSN: -0.73
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: -0.74, Med: 0.27, Max: 0.97
Current: -0.73
-0.74
0.97
Debt-to-Equity -1.27
Debt-to-Equity ranked lower than
100.00% of 199 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 14.61, Med: 0.27, Min: 0.01
VRSN: -1.27
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
Debt-to-Equity range over the past 10 years
Min: -139.18, Med: -1.56, Max: 24.84
Current: -1.27
-139.18
24.84
Debt-to-EBITDA 1.96
Debt-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
69.82% of 169 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 76.96, Med: 1.44, Min: 0.01
VRSN: 1.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
Debt-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.35, Med: 2.19, Max: 3.07
Current: 1.96
1.35
3.07
Interest Coverage 8.09
Interest Coverage ranked lower than
88.81% of 277 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 5249399, Med: 241.39, Min: 0.06
VRSN: 8.09
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
Interest Coverage range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.58, Med: 5.79, Max: 9.11
Current: 8.09
1.58
9.11
Piotroski F-Score 6
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5
6
7
8
9
Altman Z-Score -5.79
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -2.64
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 0%
WACC 7.44%

Profitability & Growth : 9/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 64.01
Operating Margin ranked higher than
98.42% of 379 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 220.38, Med: 4.51, Min: -72983.33
VRSN: 64.01
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 28.41, Med: 55.31, Max: 64.01
Current: 64.01
28.41
64.01
Net Margin % 49.98
Net Margin ranked higher than
96.05% of 380 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 5360.87, Med: 3.5, Min: -72850
VRSN: 49.98
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 18.51, Med: 38.92, Max: 122.1
Current: 49.98
18.51
122.1
ROA % 28.98
ROA ranked higher than
89.03% of 383 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 218.24, Med: 2.54, Min: -10876.96
VRSN: 28.98
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.65, Med: 17.48, Max: 33.82
Current: 28.98
6.65
33.82
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 338.40
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
79.63% of 378 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 7090.44, Med: 34.22, Min: -151000
VRSN: 338.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 43.74, Med: 165.35, Max: 338.4
Current: 338.4
43.74
338.4
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 4.70
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked lower than
51.67% of 300 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 518, Med: 10.3, Min: -100
VRSN: 7.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -22.9, Med: 12.7, Max: 164.1
Current: 7.5
-22.9
164.1
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate 10.80
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked higher than
51.72% of 261 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 324.4, Med: 11.5, Min: -412.1
VRSN: 13.8
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 13.8, Max: 308.4
Current: 13.8
0
308.4
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate 19.00
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate ranked lower than
51.32% of 228 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 859.7, Med: 14.9, Min: -323.6
VRSN: 19
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate only.
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: -31.8, Max: 107.6
Current: 19
0
107.6

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Business Description

Industry Online Media » Internet Content & Information    NAICS : 541511    SIC : 7371
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Traded in other countries VRS.Germany
Address 12061 Bluemont Way, Reston, VA, USA, 20190
VeriSign is the sole authorized registry for several generic top-level domains, including the widely utilized .com and .net top-level domains. Additionally, the company operates two of the world's 13 root servers that are used to route Internet traffic and also provides DNS security solutions to detect malware and thwart DDoS attacks to maintain web uptime. VeriSign generated 61% of its 2014 sales from the United States, while the remainder was split among EMEA (18%), Asia-Pacific (13%), and other countries (8%).

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 38.96
PE Ratio ranked higher than
51.49% of 235 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 2183.33, Med: 33.49, Min: 0.32
VRSN: 38.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.54, Med: 25.11, Max: 92.31
Current: 38.96
5.54
92.31
Forward PE Ratio 38.02
Forward P/E ranked lower than
54.43% of 79 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 123.46, Med: 25.77, Min: 4.77
VRSN: 38.02
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 38.96
PE without NRI ranked higher than
52.34% of 235 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 2183.33, Med: 34.11, Min: 0.32
VRSN: 38.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 12.76, Med: 30.74, Max: 141.93
Current: 38.96
12.76
141.93
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 31.72
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked higher than
52.63% of 133 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 697.41, Med: 25.62, Min: 0.78
VRSN: 31.72
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.18, Med: 20.16, Max: 772.79
Current: 31.72
5.18
772.79
PS Ratio 19.49
PS Ratio ranked lower than
87.57% of 354 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 1670, Med: 2.6, Min: 0.04
VRSN: 19.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 3.86, Med: 8.77, Max: 19.92
Current: 19.49
3.86
19.92
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 31.48
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
54.62% of 130 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 10441.77, Med: 26.75, Min: 2.17
VRSN: 31.48
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.54, Med: 18.22, Max: 2685.38
Current: 31.48
8.54
2685.38
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 29.96
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
50.64% of 156 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 846.15, Med: 21.15, Min: 1.31
VRSN: 29.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.36, Med: 15.26, Max: 86.63
Current: 29.96
6.36
86.63
EV-to-EBIT 27.61
EV-to-EBIT ranked higher than
67.76% of 245 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 2635.28, Med: 22.83, Min: 0.03
VRSN: 27.61
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.7, Med: 16.9, Max: 280.7
Current: 27.61
10.7
280.7
EV-to-EBITDA 26.16
EV-to-EBITDA ranked higher than
61.42% of 267 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 497.16, Med: 18.26, Min: 0.03
VRSN: 26.16
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.6, Med: 14.6, Max: 38.1
Current: 26.16
9.6
38.1
EV-to-Revenue 19.51
EV-to-Revenue ranked lower than
81.94% of 371 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 34959, Med: 2.88, Min: 0.04
VRSN: 19.51
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.4, Med: 8.2, Max: 20.1
Current: 19.51
4.4
20.1
PEG Ratio 2.89
PEG Ratio ranked higher than
50.00% of 86 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 140.78, Med: 2.17, Min: 0.02
VRSN: 2.89
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PEG Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.43, Med: 1.35, Max: 78.23
Current: 2.89
0.43
78.23
Shiller PE Ratio 59.01
Shiller PE Ratio ranked lower than
53.19% of 47 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 552.71, Med: 35.63, Min: 3.41
VRSN: 59.01
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 30.29, Med: 44.75, Max: 63.37
Current: 59.01
30.29
63.37
Current Ratio 1.40
Current Ratio ranked lower than
59.95% of 372 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 66.63, Med: 1.86, Min: 0.02
VRSN: 1.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.78, Med: 1.43, Max: 6.73
Current: 1.4
0.78
6.73
Quick Ratio 1.40
Quick Ratio ranked lower than
57.95% of 371 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 66.63, Med: 1.79, Min: 0.02
VRSN: 1.4
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.78, Med: 1.43, Max: 6.73
Current: 1.4
0.78
6.73
Days Sales Outstanding 1.79
Days Sales Outstanding ranked higher than
98.71% of 310 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 901.98, Med: 50.08, Min: 0.38
VRSN: 1.79
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.6, Med: 4.83, Max: 37.41
Current: 1.79
1.6
37.41
Days Payable 26.46
Days Payable ranked lower than
64.02% of 264 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 941.32, Med: 56.49, Min: 0.18
VRSN: 26.46
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 19.86, Med: 43.35, Max: 75.97
Current: 26.46
19.86
75.97

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
3-Year Share Buyback Rate -2.90
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked higher than
97.05% of 271 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 37, Med: -2.4, Min: -777.3
VRSN: -2.9
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -36.4, Med: 5.8, Max: 10.5
Current: -2.9
-36.4
10.5

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Projected-FCF 3.66
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked higher than
56.58% of 152 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 456, Med: 2.52, Min: 0.17
VRSN: 3.66
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.05, Med: 2.1, Max: 3.66
Current: 3.66
1.05
3.66
Price-to-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.37
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) ranked lower than
82.35% of 17 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 7.24, Med: 1.18, Min: 0.45
VRSN: 1.37
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.09, Med: 2.52, Max: 3.66
Current: 1.37
1.09
3.66
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 2.22
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked lower than
81.31% of 305 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 23.64, Med: 0.93, Min: 0.01
VRSN: 2.22
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.11, Med: 0.97, Max: 26.45
Current: 2.22
0.11
26.45
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 3.09
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value ranked lower than
65.45% of 55 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 9.95, Med: 1.47, Min: 0.14
VRSN: 3.09
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.51, Med: 1.67, Max: 66.16
Current: 3.09
0.51
66.16
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 3.62
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked higher than
79.53% of 381 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 3333.33, Med: 2.02, Min: -1000
VRSN: 3.62
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.4, Med: 5.9, Max: 9.3
Current: 3.62
0.4
9.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 15.02
Forward Rate of Return ranked higher than
57.58% of 132 companies
in the Internet Content & Information industry.
Industry Max: 140209.49, Med: 15.92, Min: -48.1
VRSN: 15.02
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: -1.6, Med: 21.6, Max: 24.5
Current: 15.02
-1.6
24.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 1,222.09
EPS (TTM) $ 5.02
Beta 0.89
Volatility % 24.55
52-Week Range $ 126.52 - 203.28
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 119.18

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 6
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy Y
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy N
Higher Current Ratio yoy N
Less Shares Outstanding yoy Y
Higher Gross Margin yoy Y
Higher Asset Turnover yoy N