- American City Business Journals•3 hours ago
The Federal Communications Commission adopted privacy rules on Thursday that will force Internet service providers, including Verizon, Comcast and AT&T, to obtain consent from consumers before the ISPs can share Web-browsing data and other private information with advertisers and third parties. The newly protected information includes websites visited, mobile location information, apps used and other sensitive details collected from computers and smartphones. Opt-in: ISPs are required to obtain affirmative “opt-in” consent from consumers to use and share sensitive information.
- American City Business Journals•4 hours ago
Verizon Communications is taking over Vessel, the startup co-founded by former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar, and shutting it down. Vessel announced the purchase via a blog post , explaining that "at the heart of this transaction" is its short-form video technology. Terms of the deal were not revealed, but San Francisco-based Vessel has raised $132.5 million from Benchmark, Greylock Partners, Bezos Expeditions, Comcast Ventures, IVP, Saban Capital Group and Third Wave Digital.
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)
NYSE - NYSE Real Time Price. Currency in USD
|Bid||48.25 x 1100|
|Ask||48.26 x 700|
|Day's Range||48.10 - 48.77|
|52wk Range||43.79 - 56.95|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
|P/E Ratio (ttm)||14.06|
|Avg Vol (3m)||12,812,084|
|Dividend & Yield||2.31 (4.85%)|