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VRSN Verisign PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 14, 2024, the Verisign stock's price-to-earnings ratio is 22.15. This results from the current EPS of $8.14 and stock price of $180.31. The PE ratio has decreased by 21% from the past four quarters average of 27.9.

VRSN PE ratio history

How has VRSN's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Verisign has averaged 27.6 over the last ten years. The current P/E ratio of 22.15 is 20% lower than the historical average. In the past ten years, VRSN's PE ratio peaked in the Jun 2021 quarter at 41.32, when the stock price was $227.69 and the EPS was $5.51. The lowest point was in the Jun 2014 quarter, when it reached 11.88 with a price of $48.81 and an EPS of $4.11.


Verisign PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 35.97% in 2017

Maximum annual decrease: -30.47% in 2016

Year PE ratio Change
2023 26.04 -20.9%
2022 32.92 -9.09%
2021 36.21 18.49%
2020 30.56 -18%
2019 37.27 28.92%
2018 28.91 15.18%
2017 25.1 35.97%
2016 18.46 -30.47%
2015 26.55 30.4%
2014 20.36 28.37%

VRSN average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of VRSN for the past years

VRSN's current P/E ratio is lower than the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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VRSN PE vs peers

What is VRSN's PE ratio compared to its peers

VRSN's PE ratio stands higher than its peer stocks VZ and IBM. Verisign's current PE ratio of 22.15 is higher than the average of its peers, which is 16.18.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
T At&T Inc 9.48 $126.48B
VZ Verizon Communications Inc 14.8 $166.98B
IBM International Business Machines Corp 18.86 $155.44B
AKAM Akamai Technologies Inc 21.57 $13.57B
VRSN Verisign Inc 22.15 $17.96B
TCX Tucows Inc N/A $227.99M

Frequently asked questions

What is Verisign's PE ratio?

VRSN's price to earnings ratio is 22.15 as of Jun 14, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Verisign (VRSN)?

The average PE ratio for VRSN stock over the past 3 years is 30.81.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Verisign (VRSN)?

The average PE ratio for VRSN stock over the past 5 years is 31.75.

What is the highest PE ratio for VRSN?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 41.32 in the Jun 2021 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for VRSN compare to its historical average?

VRSN's price to earnings ratio is currently 20% below its 10-year historical average.

How is VRSN's PE ratio calculated (Verisign PE ratio formula)?

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 14, 2024), Verisign's stock price is $180.31. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $8.14. Therefore, Verisign's PE ratio for today is 22.15. PE RATIO(22.15) = STOCK PRICE($180.31) / TTM EPS($8.14)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.