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Stock Information

Price (Prev Close) 93.23 Median Price Target 92.75
Price - 52 Week High 93.92 Diff from Prev Close -0.48
Price - 52 Week Low 74.01 % Difference -0.51%
Price Date (Latest) Jun 22, 2017    


Analyst Ratings

1-Strong Buy 0
2-Buy 0
3-Hold 4
4-Underperform 1
5-Sell 0

Mean Recommendation: 3.20



Reference Information

Last Actual (FY0) 3.61
FY0 End Date Dec '16
Ind. Annual Div. N/A
Hist (5 Yr) Growth % 16.08 %
Hist (5 Yr) Stability % 3.54 %
Yield (%) N/A


Analyst Forecasts

Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates #Up #Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec '19 4.70 4.98 4.42 4.70 2 0 0 6.33 %
Annual Dec '18 4.31 4.57 4.00 4.36 6 1 0 0.08 %
Annual Dec '17 3.94 3.99 3.82 3.98 6 1 0 0.04 %
Quarterly Jun '17 0.98 1.00 0.94 0.99 5 1 0 1.66 %
Quarterly Sep '17 1.00 1.02 0.95 1.01 5 1 0 0.20 %
Quarterly Dec '17 1.00 1.03 0.97 1.01 5 1 0 0.20 %
Quarterly Mar '18 1.05 1.07 1.02 1.05 4 0 0 -  
Long Term Growth N/A 8.00 8.00 8.00 8.00 1 0 0 -  

Actuals

Fiscal Period   Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec '16 3.61 3.56 1.45 %
Quarterly Jun '16 0.91 0.86 5.32 %
Quarterly Sep '16 0.93 0.87 6.90 %
Quarterly Dec '16 0.92 0.88 4.07 %
Quarterly Mar '17 0.96 0.94 1.91 %
Annual Dec '15 3.05 3.04 0.20 %
Annual Dec '14 2.72 2.74 -0.68 %

P/E Ratios

P/E Ratios VeriSign, Inc. software & edp services Ind. Relative
FY0 25.83 23.70 1.09
FY1 23.63 22.07 1.07
FY2 21.63 19.10 1.13

EPS Growth Rates

Growth Rates VeriSign, Inc. software & edp services Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 9.28 9.05 1.00
FY2/FY1 9.25 15.46 0.95
FY3/FY2 9.05 17.15 0.93

Disclaimer: Mean earnings estimates are calculated by First Call based on their earnings projections made by the analysts who cover VeriSign, Inc.. Please note that any opinions, estimates or forecasts regarding VeriSign, Inc.'s performance made by these analysts (and therefore the average estimate numbers) are theirs and do not represent opinions, forecasts or predictions of VeriSign, Inc. or its management. VeriSign, Inc. does not by its reference above or distribution imply its endorsement of or concurrence with such information, conclusions or recommendations.

Prices are in USD.