The problem is scavengers live to sell vz when the stock rises.
Can you blame them? It traded between 46 and 51 like a wandering zombie for a whole year, then when it hit 52 they sold in droves to buy something that wasn't so range-bound.
gnats , they don 't make any difference
Verizon needs strong competitiors to keep the feds at bay. With just AT&T and Verizon, there's not enough competition for an unregulated marketplace. I think this is a reaction to the failed merger of Sprint and T-Mobile.
not worry , Amazon will probably be getting into the telecom game .. if Google can ever lay enough
fibre , they will be there too ...