It doesn't matter your age or experience: taking full advantage of the stock market and investing with confidence are common goals for all investors.
Many investors also have a go-to methodology that helps guide their buy and sell decisions. One way to find winning stocks based on your preferred way of investing is to use the Zacks Style Scores, which are indicators that rate stocks based on three widely-followed investing types: value, growth, and momentum.
Why This 1 Growth Stock Should Be On Your Watchlist
For growth investors, a company's financial strength, overall health, and future outlook take precedence, so they'll want to zero in on the Growth Style Score. This Score examines things like projected and historical earnings, sales, and cash flow to find stocks that will generate sustainable growth over time.
Based in Reston, VA, VeriSign Inc. provides Internet infrastructure services that include domain name registry services and infrastructure assurance services. Its only reportable segment includes Registry Services.
VRSN sits at a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), holds a Growth Style Score of A, and has a VGM Score of B. Earnings and sales are forecasted to increase 14.6% and 4.8% year-over-year, respectively.
One analyst revised their earnings estimate upwards in the last 60 days for fiscal 2023. The Zacks Consensus Estimate has increased $0.13 to $7.15 per share. VRSN boasts an average earnings surprise of 6.3%.
Looking at cash flow, VeriSign is expected to report cash flow growth of 8% this year; VRSN has generated cash flow growth of 7.9% over the past three to five years.
VRSN should be on investors' short lists because of its impressive growth fundamentals, a good Zacks Rank, and strong Growth and VGM Style Scores.
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