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DocuSign GF Value Rank

: 2 (As of Today)
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DocuSign has the GF Value Rank of 2.

The GF Value Rank is determined by the price-to-GF-Value (P/GF Value) ratio, a proprietary metric calculated based on historical multiples along with an adjustment factor based on a company's past returns and growth and future estimates of the business' performance.

GuruFocus found that for valuation, we cannot simply give stocks a better GF Value rank simply because they have a lower P/GF Value ratio. Backtesting shows that over the long term, the two worst-performing groups are the most expensive group (with the highest P/GF Value ratio) and the least expensive group (with the lowest P/GF Value ratio).

We can understand why the most expensive group underperforms. We were initially puzzled by the underperformance of the least expensive group, but we realized there is a reason why some stocks are super cheap. If they look too undervalued, it is often because the businesses behind them are poor quality. The market realized this and gave them low valuations. In a way, the market is efficient.

After multiple backtesting analyses, we granted the stocks in third-cheapest percentile the highest GF Value rank, as they have performed the best over a full market cycle. Stock performance is actually not as sensitive to valuation as it is to growth and profitability. On average, the companies in the 20%-50% valuation groups have similar performances. Therefore, we should avoid the most expensive and the least expensive stocks. We can be more tolerant of valuation.

Please click GF Score to see more details on the GF Score's 5 Key Aspects of Analysis.


Competitive Comparison

For the Software - Application subindustry, DocuSign's GF Value Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and GF Value Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

DocuSign GF Value Rank Distribution

For the Software industry and Technology sector, DocuSign's GF Value Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where DocuSign's GF Value Rank falls into.



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DocuSign Business Description

DocuSign logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
221 Main Street, Suite 1550, San Francisco, CA, USA, 94105
DocuSign offers the Agreement Cloud, a broad cloud-based software suite that enables users to automate the agreement process and provide legally binding e-signatures from nearly any device. The company was founded in 2003 and completed its IPO in May 2018.
Executives
Hayes Cain A director C/O DOCUSIGN, INC. 221 MAIN STREET, SUITE 1550 SAN FRANCISCO CA 94105
Beer James A director MCKESSON CORPORATION ONE POST STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94104
Briggs Teresa director 2225 LAWSON LANE SANTA CLARA CA 95054
Phi Tram T officer: SVP, General Counsel C/O DOCUSIGN, INC. 221 MAIN STREET, SUITE 1550 SAN FRANCISCO CA 94105
Alhadeff Loren officer: Chief Revenue Officer C/O DOCUSIGN, INC. SUITE 1000 SAN FRANCISCO CA 94105
Meeker Mary G director 2750 SAND HILL ROAD MENLO PARK CA 94025
Gaylor Cynthia director C/O PIVOTAL SOFTWARE, INC. 875 HOWARD STREET, FIFTH FLOOR SAN FRANCISCO CA 94103
Suh Inhi Cho director C/O DOCUSIGN, INC. 221 MAIN STREET, SUITE 1000 SAN FRANCISCO CA 94105
Singh Sudhir Steven director 6222 185TH AVE REDMOND WA 98052
Irving Blake director 14455 N. HAYDEN RD. SCOTTSDALE AZ 85260
Jackson Square Ventures, Llc 10 percent owner C/O JACKSON SQUARE VENTURES 2105 SOUTH BASCOM AVENUE, SUITE 370 CAMPBELL CA 95008
Jackson Square Associates I, L.p. 10 percent owner C/O JACKSON SQUARE VENTURES 2105 SOUTH BASCOM AVENUE, SUITE 370 CAMPBELL CA 95008
Roberts Jonathan David director C/O DOCUSIGN, INC., 221 MAIN ST. SUITE 1000 SAN FRANCISCO CA 94105
Jackson Square Ventures I, L.p. 10 percent owner 1600 EL CAMINO REAL, SUITE 280 MENLO PARK CA 94025
Sigma Associates 7, L.p. 10 percent owner 2105 SOUTH BASCOM AVE. #370 CAMPBELL CA 95008

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