VeriSign (VRSN) : Net money flow in VeriSign (VRSN) was negative ($25.64 million) and the inflow of money on uptick was $84.7 million, whereas, the outflow of money on downticks amounted to $110.34 million on Friday. The traders used every opportunity of price strength in the stock to sell their positions, hence, the total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.77. The block trades show that the large investors, were aggressive sellers in the stock. The total value of block trades on upticks was only $3.12 million. On the other hand, the total value of block trades done on downticks was $20.6 million. The ratio of uptick to downtick block trades was 0.15. The money flow in block trades was negative ($17.48). VeriSign (VRSN) gained $4.21 cent during the day and reached $79.02, a gain of 5.63% over the previous day.
The company Insiders own 0.92% of VeriSign shares according to the proxy statements.
In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the director of Verisign Inc/Ca, Tomlinson Timothy had sold 1,477 shares worth of $125,988 in a transaction dated August 2, 2016. In this transaction, 1,477 shares were sold at $85.3 per share.
VeriSign (NASDAQ:VRSN): The stock opened at $75.32 and touched an intraday high of $82.88 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $75.01, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $79.02 with a gain of 5.63% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 4,925,237. The stock had closed at $74.81 in the previous trading session.
VeriSign (VRSN) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -6.6% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 4.82% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 5.35% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -6.73% in the past 4 weeks.
VeriSign, Inc. is a global provider of domain name registry services and Internet security, enabling Internet navigation for domain names and providing protection for Websites and enterprises around the world (Registry Services). The Companys product suite also includes Network Intelligence and Availability (NIA) Services consisting of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection Services, Verisign iDefense Security Intelligence Services (iDefense) and Managed Domain Name System (Managed DNS) Services. The Companys Registry Services provides the security, stability and resiliency of Internet infrastructure and services, including the .com and .net domains, two of the Internets root servers, and operation of the root-zone maintainer functions for the core of the Internets Domain Name System (DNS). The Company has operations inside, as well as outside the United States.