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VeriSign Inc VRSN

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Wide-Moat Verisign Posts Solid Third Quarter; Raising FVE to $198

Brian Colello, CPA Sector Director

Analyst Note

| Brian Colello, CPA |

Wide-moat VeriSign reported solid third-quarter results and provided investors with a steady, healthy forecast for the remainder of 2021. We raise our fair value estimate to $198 from $187, but with shares trading around $213 after hours, we view shares as modestly overvalued.

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Verisign is the sole authorized registry for several generic top-level domains, including the widely utilized .com and .net top-level domains. Additionally, the company operates two of the world's 13 root servers that are used to route Internet traffic. In 2018, the firm sold off its security services business, signaling a renewed focus on the core registry business. Verisign generates about 60% of its sales from the United States.

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12061 Bluemont Way
Reston, VA, 20190
T +1 703 948-3200
Sector Technology
Industry Software - Infrastructure
Most Recent Earnings Sep 30, 2021
Fiscal Year End Dec 31, 2020
Stock Type Classic Growth
Employees 909

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