Verisign Inc (NASDAQ:VRSN)

Verisign is paying a $3 cash dividend to shareholders. Verisign began trading ex-dividend on 12/16. The adjusted closing price for 12/15 is $34.01.
58.29
Data as of Dec 19
 +0.99 / +1.73%
Today’s Change
46.45
Today|||52-Week Range
62.96
-2.49%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Technology Services
INDUSTRY
Internet Software/Services
MARKET CAP
$7.1B

Company Description

VeriSign, Inc. is an Internet infrastructure services company. The company provides network confidence and availability for mission-critical Internet services, such as domain name registry services and infrastructure assurance services. It operates in single reportable segment: Naming Services, which consists of Registry Services and Network Intelligence and Availability Services. The Registry Services operates the authoritative directory of all .com, .net, .cc, .tv, and .name domain names and the back-end systems for all .jobs and .edu domain names. The Network Intelligence and Availability Services include infrastructure assurance services to organizations including Verisign iDefense Security Intelligence Services, Managed Domain Name System Services, and Distributed Denial of Service mitigation. The company was founded by D. James Bidzos on April 12, 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, VA.

Contact Information

VeriSign, Inc.
12061 Bluemont Way
Reston Virginia 20190
P:(703) 948-3200
Investor Relations:
(703) 948-4643

Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders58.71%
Other institutional57.51%
Individual stakeholders14.68%

Top Executives

D. James BidzosExecutive Chairman, President & CEO
George E. KilgussChief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
Mark R. GathjeSenior Vice President-Technology Services
Burt KaliskiChief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
Grant L. ClarkChief Administrative Officer & Senior VP

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