VeriSign is a provider of domain name registry services and Internet security. The Company operates through registry services and security services segment. Registry services ensure the security, stability and resiliency of internet infrastructure and services, including the .com and .net domains, and operation of the root-zone maintainer functions for the core of the internet's DNS. Security services provides infrastructure assurance services consisting of DDoS protection services and managed DNS services.

Company Growth (employees)
Reston, US
Size (employees)
990 (est)
VeriSign was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, US

Key People/Management at VeriSign

D. Bidzos

D. Bidzos

President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
Scott Schnell

Scott Schnell

Senior Vice President of Global Marketing and Channel Management
Thomas Indelicarto

Thomas Indelicarto

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Burt Kaliski

Burt Kaliski

Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Pat Kane

Pat Kane

Senior Vice President, Naming and Directory Services
Ebrahim Keshavarz

Ebrahim Keshavarz

Senior Vice President, Product Management
George Kilguss

George Kilguss

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Danny McPherson

Danny McPherson

Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer
Todd Strubbe

Todd Strubbe

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Dave Pool

Dave Pool

Senior Vice President, Technology Services

VeriSign Office Locations

VeriSign has offices in Reston, Gurgaon, Beijing, Fribourg and in 2 other locations
Reston, US (HQ)
12061 Bluemont Way
Melbourne, AU
10 5 Queens Rd
Beijing, CN
Dong Da Qiao Lu Xiao Qu
Fribourg, CH
3 Rue des Pilettes
London, GB
1 Kingdom St
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VeriSign Financials and Metrics

VeriSign Financials

VeriSign's revenue was reported to be $1.1 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

292.4 m

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

245.1 m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


Net income (Q3, 2017)

114.9 m

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

181.1 m

Market capitalization (22-Dec-2017)

14.1 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

286.8 m
VeriSign's current market capitalization is $14.1 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


965.1 m1 b1.1 b1.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

187 m188.4 m192.8 m198.2 m

Gross profit

778.1 m821.7 m866.6 m943.9 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


243.7 m248.8 m250.4 m255 m258.4 m262.5 m265.8 m281.9 m286.5 m287.6 m288.6 m288.6 m292.4 m

Cost of goods sold

46.6 m48 m46 m46.9 m48.4 m48.2 m47.2 m50.6 m48.8 m49.8 m50.7 m47.6 m47.3 m

Gross profit

197.1 m200.8 m204.4 m208.1 m210.1 m214.3 m218.6 m231.3 m237.7 m237.7 m237.9 m240.9 m245.1 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


1.5 b1.6 b1.3 b130.7 m339.2 m191.6 m228.7 m231.9 m

Accounts Receivable

13.6 m13.4 m12.6 m13.1 m


64.5 m

Current Assets

1.8 b1.5 b2 b1.8 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


117.6 m267.1 m237.4 m233.9 m705.9 m187.3 m177.9 m234 m171 m177.8 m454.6 m242.4 m286.8 m

Accounts Receivable

14.8 m15.4 m13.8 m16.1 m14.7 m14.4 m14.7 m16.2 m15.1 m15.8 m

Current Assets

1.9 b1.8 b1.6 b1.5 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b1.8 b1.8 b1.8 b2.4 b


337.8 m329.7 m323.8 m318.8 m311.9 m304.4 m297.3 m286.2 m277.9 m270.2 m262.4 m261.9 m265.3 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

544.5 m355.3 m375.2 m440.6 m

Accounts Receivable

(2.5 m)(73 k)661 k(871 k)

Cash From Operating Activities

579.4 m600.9 m651.5 m667.9 m

Purchases of PP&E

(65.6 m)(39.3 m)(40.7 m)(26.6 m)
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

80.9 m94.4 m100.2 m95.2 m88.2 m93 m92.5 m107.5 m113.2 m114.4 m116.4 m

Accounts Receivable

13.8 m16.1 m14.7 m14.4 m14.7 m16.2 m15.1 m15.8 m
USDY, 2017


295.4 k

Financial Leverage

-2.4 x
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VeriSign Operating Metrics

VeriSign's Daily Transactions was reported to be 143 b in FY, 2016, which is a 19% increase from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Daily Transactions

110 b120 b143 b
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VeriSign Market Value History

VeriSign Revenue Breakdown

VeriSign Median Salaries

Source: 102 public H-1B filings from VeriSign

VeriSign's Web-traffic and Trends

VeriSign Online and Social Media Presence

VeriSign News and Updates

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