NASDAQ:VRSN - VeriSign Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $246.50
  • Forecasted Upside: 11.96 %
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$220.17
▼ -0.83 (-0.38%)
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Analyst Price Target for VRSN

i We calculate consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). Our consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. Our consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
$246.50
▲ +11.96% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for VeriSign in the last 3 months. The average price target is $246.50, with a high forecast of $250.00 and a low forecast of $245.00. The average price target represents a 11.96% upside from the last price of $220.17.

Buy

The current consensus among 2 investment analysts is to buy stock in VeriSign. This rating has held steady since November 2020, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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12/22/2019
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3/21/2020
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6/19/2020
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9/17/2020
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12/16/2020
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3/16/2021
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5/15/2021
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6/14/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/23/2021Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon RussellBoost Price Target$235.00 ➝ $245.00Low
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4/23/2021CitigroupBoost Price Target$235.00 ➝ $245.00Low
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12/9/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$246.00High
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6/23/2020Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$250.00High
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Rating by Robert Oliver at Robert W. Baird
4/27/2020CfraBoost Price TargetHold$199.00 ➝ $204.00Low
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4/27/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$220.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
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4/24/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetTop Pick ➝ Outperform$220.00 ➝ $250.00High
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7/26/2019Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$210.00 ➝ $240.00Low
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3/5/2019CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$175.00 ➝ $195.00Low
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11/2/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$152.00 ➝ $155.00Low
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11/2/2018Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$160.00 ➝ $170.00High
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11/2/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$125.00 ➝ $160.00High
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9/24/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Average$123.00 ➝ $125.00Low
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7/27/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$160.00Low
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7/27/2018CowenReiterated RatingHold$155.00N/A
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7/27/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$122.00 ➝ $123.00Low
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7/2/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight$122.00Medium
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4/30/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$111.00 ➝ $123.00Low
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2/26/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight$106.00Low
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10/29/2017CowenReiterated RatingHold$103.00N/A
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10/27/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$101.00 ➝ $111.00N/A
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10/6/2017Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetHold$105.00N/A
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8/31/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$105.00Low
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7/3/2017CowenReiterated RatingMarket Perform$94.00Low
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4/12/2017CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralMedium
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4/3/2017CowenBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$89.00 ➝ $94.00Low
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2/28/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$85.00N/A
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9/23/2016CitigroupReiterated RatingSell$70.00N/A
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9/6/2016CowenReiterated RatingMarket Perform$80.00N/A
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7/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight$84.00 ➝ $88.00N/A
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(Data available from 6/14/2016 forward)
VeriSign logo
VeriSign, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides domain name registry services and internet infrastructure that enables internet navigation for various recognized domain names worldwide. It enables the security, stability, and resiliency of internet infrastructure and services, including providing root zone maintainer services, operating two of the 13 internet root servers; and offering registration services and authoritative resolution for the .com and .net domains, which support global e-commerce. VeriSign, Inc. was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.
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Today's Range

Now: $220.17
$217.75
$220.44

50 Day Range

MA: $216.42
$203.72
$224.50

52 Week Range

Now: $220.17
$184.60
$226.18

Volume

606,904 shs

Average Volume

605,037 shs

Market Capitalization

$24.80 billion

P/E Ratio

39.89

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

0.81

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of VeriSign?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on VeriSign in the last year: Citigroup Inc., Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon Russell, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Robert W. Baird, TheStreet, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for VeriSign?

4 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for VeriSign in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $246.50, suggesting a possible upside of 12.5%. Robert W. Baird has the highest price target set, predicting VRSN will reach $250.00 in the next twelve months. Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon Russell has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $245.00 for VeriSign in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for VeriSign?

VeriSign currently has 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe VRSN will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of VeriSign.
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How do I contact VeriSign's investor relations team?

VeriSign's physical mailing address is 12061 Bluemont Way, Reston VA, 20190. The information services provider's listed phone number is 703-948-3200 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for VeriSign is www.verisign.com.