That's why I sold my 2000 shares at 50 and made 4 bucks a share. The dividend was the icing on the cake.
Hedge fund managers with their millions of shares of VZ have turned this stock into a channeling stock.
Will get back in when it falls below 46 again.
They do not call this manipulation. The FED has provided all this liquidity so the GS, JPM, MS, could have better control of their finances. They can better control the market and be assured of making a hundred million a day.