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Last $89.39 USD
Change Today +0.85 / 0.96%
Volume 678.8K
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As of 8:10 PM 11/25/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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verisign inc (VRSN) Details

VeriSign, Inc. provides domain name registry services and Internet security worldwide. The company 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 domain names, and others. Its registry services allow individuals and organizations to establish their online identities. The company also provides network intelligence and availability services consisting of distributed denial of service protection services, Verisign iDefense security intelligence services, and managed domain name system services. VeriSign, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

988 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/22/15
Founded in 1995

verisign inc (VRSN) Top Compensated Officers

Founder, Executive Chairman, Chief Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $752.9K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $411.6K
Senior Vice President of Naming and Directory...
Total Annual Compensation: $326.8K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $275.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

verisign inc (VRSN) Key Developments

VeriSign, Inc. Reports Unaudited Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2015; Revised Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2015

VeriSign, Inc. reported unaudited earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2015. For the third quarter, the company reported revenue of $266 million, up 4.2% year-over-year and delivered GAAP operating income of $154 million, up 10.7% from $139 million in the third quarter of 2014. GAAP net income totaled $92 million compared to $95 million a year earlier, which produced diluted GAAP earnings per share of $0.70 in the third quarter this year compared to $0.69 for the third quarter last year. Non-GAAP net income was $103 million, resulting in non-GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.78. This compares to $0.70 in the third quarter of 2014. Operating cash flow and free cash flow for the third quarter were $155 million and $157 million, respectively, compared with $168 million and $150 million, respectively, for the third quarter last year. With respect to full year 2015 guidance, revenue for 2015 is now expected to be in the range of $1,050,000,000 to $1,055,000,000, representing an annual growth rate of 4% to 4.5%. This revenue range is narrowed from the $1,045,000,000 to $1,055,000,000 given on last call. Non-GAAP gross margin is still expected to be at least 80%. Full year 2015 non-GAAP operating margin is now expected to be between 61% and 62%. This has been narrowed from the 60% to 62% range given on last call. Non-GAAP interest expense and non-GAAP non-operating income net is now expected to be an expense of between $104 million to $108 million, narrowed from the $104 million to $110 million expense range given on last call. Capital expenditures for the year are now expected to be between $37 million and $42 million, changed from $40 million and $50 million range given on last call. In 2015, the company still expects to pay cash taxes of approximately $35 million to $45 million.

VeriSign, Inc. to Report Q3, 2015 Results on Oct 22, 2015

VeriSign, Inc. announced that they will report Q3, 2015 results at 4:30 PM, Eastern Daylight on Oct 22, 2015

VeriSign, Inc., Q3 2015 Earnings Call, Oct 22, 2015

VeriSign, Inc., Q3 2015 Earnings Call, Oct 22, 2015


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