VeriSign: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

RESTON, Va. (AP) _ VeriSign Inc. (VRSN) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $147.8 million.

The Reston, Virginia-based company said it had profit of $1.31 per share.

The internet infrastructure services provider posted revenue of $329.4 million in the period.

VeriSign shares have risen 7.5% since the beginning of the year, while the S&P's 500 index has risen 16%. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $232.68, an increase of 13% in the last 12 months.


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