VASCO Data Security International Stock Owner Insight

by Rob Otman

VASCO Data Security International stock had a good day in the market on Tuesday May 15. Shares climbed 2.21% and closed the day at $20.8. They're now trading 0.36% below their 52-week high of $20.88.

With today's good gain, VASCO Data Security International now has a market cap of $839 million. That makes it a small cap company.

The business operates in the computer security industry and employs 611 people. Its shares trade primarily on the NASDAQ CM stock exchange.

VASCO Data Security International has 40.31 million shares outstanding and 292,064 traded hands for the day. That's above the average 30-day volume of 265,017 shares.

Over the last five years, VASCO Data Security International's revenue is up by 25.49%. You can see this growth in annual revenue chart below...

VASCO Data Security International Stock Annual Revenue

In the last year alone, VASCO Data Security International's revenue has grown by 0.51%. That's a solid sign for VASCO Data Security International stock owners.

We like to invest in companies that grow their sales. A growing top line is a sign of a healthy business.

For now, VASCO Data Security International will continue to pull in revenue. So let's take a closer look at the company's total financial health. And the best way to do that is by looking at its balance sheet... VASCO Data Security International's cash comes in at $159 million and the company's debt zero.

VASCO Data Security International's cash pile is large. This and a steady cash flow has allowed the company to buy back some shares.

What is VASCO Data Security International Stock Worth?

Let's look at a few key ratios to determine the value of VASCO Data Security International stock…

Price-to-Earnings (P/E): This ratio comes in at 125.67 for VASCO Data Security International. That's high. A high P/E ratio shows that investors are already expecting high earnings growth.

Price-to-Book (P/B): This ratio is a cornerstone for value investors. A lower number here indicates a better value play. And at 3.3, VASCO Data Security International looks reasonable… but P/B varies greatly based on the industry.

These two metrics are a great place to start when valuing a company... but your analysis should go much deeper...

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