VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) Ratings Coverage
Among 3 analysts covering VeriSign (NASDAQ:VRSN), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. VeriSign has $160 highest and $155 lowest target. $157.50’s average target is -12.74% below currents $180.5 stock price. VeriSign had 3 analyst reports since November 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, November 2 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Neutral”. Robert W. Baird upgraded the shares of VRSN in report on Friday, November 2 to “Outperform” rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Friday, November 2. Below is a list of VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) latest ratings and price target changes.
02/11/2018 Broker: Citigroup Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $152 New Target: $155 Maintain
02/11/2018 Broker: Robert W. Baird Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Outperform Upgrade
02/11/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Underweight New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $125 New Target: $160 Upgrade
The stock increased 1.38% or $2.46 during the last trading session, reaching $180.5. About 499,581 shares traded. VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) has risen 39.16% since March 4, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.16% the S&P500.
VeriSign, Inc. provides domain name registry services and Internet security worldwide. The company has market cap of $21.61 billion. The firm offers registry services that operate the authoritative directory of .com, .net, .cc, .tv, and .name domain names, as well as the back-end systems for .gov, .jobs, .edu, and other domain names. It has a 38 P/E ratio. The Company’s registry services allow individuals and organizations to establish their online identities.
More notable recent VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “VeriSign, Inc. (VRSN) CEO Jim Bidzos on Q4 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” on February 07, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Verisign Q4 18 Earnings Conference Call At 4:30 PM ET – Nasdaq” published on February 07, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Commit To Purchase Verisign At $155, Earn 4.6% Annualized Using Options – Nasdaq” on February 19, 2019. More interesting news about VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSN) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Earnings Scheduled For February 7, 2019 – Benzinga” published on February 07, 2019 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Verisign Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results – Business Wire” with publication date: February 07, 2019.