VeriSign, Inc. Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-2.570 (-1.286%)
52 week
155.25 - 257.03

Last traded: Yesterday at 8:00 PM

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. The company also back-end systems for .cc, .gov, .edu, and .name domain names, as well as operates distributed servers, networking, security, and data integrity services. VeriSign, Inc. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorSoftware—Infrastructure / Technology
Full time employees902
Mailing address12061 Bluemont Way Reston VA 20190 United States
Phone / Fax703 948 3200 /


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VeriSign, Inc. paid $0.00 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 04 May 2011.The dividend payout ratio is 0.00%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.VRSN dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

VRSN's forward dividend amount is $ and the forward dividend yield is . A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Aug 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on VeriSign, Inc..

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. D. James BidzosExec. Chairman & CEO662.37M
Mr. Todd B. StrubbePres & COO581.15M
Mr. George E. Kilguss IIIExec. VP & CFO601.04M
Mr. Thomas C. IndelicartoExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.57962.56k
Dr. Burt Kaliski Jr.Sr. VP & CTO
Mr. David AtchleyVP, Treasury & Investor Relations49
Mr. Ebrahim KeshavarzSr. VP of Marketing, Product & Channel Management
Ms. Ellen PetrocciSr. VP of HR
Mr. Patrick S. KaneSr. VP of Naming & Registry Services59
Mr. Scott T. SchnellSr. VP & Exec. Strategic Advisor63

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of VeriSign, Inc. is and its enterprise value is .

The VRSN's stocks Beta value is 1.00 making it 0% less volatile compared to NASDAQ market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is VeriSign, Inc.'s Stock Symbol?

VeriSign, Inc. trades on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRSN".

2. What is VeriSign, Inc.'s stock price today?

One share of VRSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $197.28.

3. How can I contact VeriSign, Inc.?

VeriSign, Inc.'s mailing address is 12061 Bluemont Way Reston VA 20190 United States. The company can be reached via phone at 703 948 3200.

4. What is VeriSign, Inc.'s official website?

The official website of VeriSign, Inc. is