29 Apr '16, 1pm

Verisign on 2016 expectations and IDNs

Company warns Q4 might see a drop, says more IDNs on the way. Verisign held its quarterly investor call yesterday after announcing another quarter of better-than-usual results . The company added 2.65 million net additions in .com and .net, above its predicted 1.5 to 2.0 million net adds. After predicting normalization of registration numbers from China, company executives explained that demand from China was about one million names higher than expected. Verisign again predicts normalization in Q2 and anticipates between 0.6 million and 1.1 million net adds in the quarter. One analyst questioned if Verisign might be wrong about this normalization again. The company reiterated that it expects numbers to return to normal this quarter. The company also warned that it still anticipates that deletions might exceed registrations in Q4, the one year anniversary of 2015’s big gain...

Full article: http://domainnamewire.com/2016/04/29/verisign-2016-idn/

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