NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- VeriSign (Nasdaq: VRSN) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $39.45, above its previous 52-week high of $39.17 with 652,780 shares traded as of 10:20 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.7 million shares over the past 30 days. VeriSign has a market cap of $6.22 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 9.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. VeriSign, Inc. provides Internet infrastructure services to various networks worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 46.9, above the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio of 45.3 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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