VERISIGN INC

(NASDAQ: VRSN)
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VERISIGN INC: STOCK RATING SUMMARY
8
StockScouter

VERISIGN INC, a mid-cap growth company in the technology sector, is expected to outperform the market over the next six months with very low risk.

10 is the best possible rating.

QUICK SUMMARY
Pro

The ratio of VRSN's price-to-earnings multiple to its five-year growth rate is slightly below the average of all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Positive

The StockScouter measure of relative price change and consistency is very high. Very positive

The price-to-sales multiple is significantly higher than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Very positive for a medium- to large-sized company like VRSN

Con

The most recent quarterly earnings report was slightly lower than analysts’ consensus forecast. Neutral/Negative

FUNDAMENTAL
Grade: D

The most recent quarterly earnings report was slightly lower than analysts’ consensus forecast. Neutral/Negative

Earnings growth in the past year has decelerated moderately compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Negative

Earnings estimate revision information is unavailable or inconsistent.

OWNERSHIP
Grade: C

Executives, board directors or major shareholders have bought and sold shares recently. Neutral

Shares are under heavy accumulation by financial institutions. Positive for large companies like VRSN

VALUATION
Grade: B

The price-to-earnings multiple is close to the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Neutral

The price-to-sales multiple is significantly higher than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Very positive for a medium- to large-sized company like VRSN

The ratio of VRSN's price-to-earnings multiple to its five-year growth rate is slightly below the average of all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Positive

TECHNICAL
Grade: B

The StockScouter measure of relative price change and consistency is very high. Very positive

Previous day's closing price for VRSN was slightly below its 50-day moving average. Negative

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