VZ - Verizon Communications Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
54.42
+0.47 (+0.87%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close53.95
Open54.23
Bid0.00 x 1100
Ask0.00 x 1100
Day's Range54.12 - 54.81
52 Week Range43.97 - 55.42
Volume48,954,080
Avg. Volume12,993,203
Market Cap224.86B
Beta0.77
PE Ratio (TTM)7.22
EPS (TTM)7.54
Earnings DateOct 23, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.41 (4.39%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-09
1y Target Est56.42
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  • Reuters11 hours ago

    U.S. FCC chairman ramps up defense of net neutrality repeal

    With a federal appeals court preparing to consider the Trump administration's reversal of Obama-era U.S. net neutrality regulations, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is ramping up his defense of the decision. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has this month also criticized California's legislature for approving a state measure to guarantee open internet access and said "bad behavior" on the part of internet service providers (ISPs) could be prevented by the FCC's new transparency requirements.

  • Reuters19 hours ago

    FCC chairman ramps up defense of net neutrality repeal

    With a federal appeals court preparing to consider the Trump administration's reversal of Obama-era U.S. net neutrality regulations, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is ramping up his defense of the decision. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has this month also criticized California's legislature for approving a state measure to guarantee open internet access and said "bad behavior" on the part of internet service providers (ISPs) could be prevented by the FCC's new transparency requirements.

  • Reuters23 hours ago

    US STOCKS-S&P, Dow hold on to record highs, Nasdaq dips

    The S&P 500 and the Dow touched record highs for the second straight day, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq dipped in heavy trading on Friday, largely related to Wall Street's sector reshuffling and "quadruple witching" expirations. Telecoms major AT&T was set to form the heart of a new powerhouse communications services sector, which would also include Facebook, Google parent Alphabet and Twitter. AT&T rose 1.8 percent, pushing the S&P telecommunications sector higher by 1.42 percent.

  • GlobeNewswireyesterday

    Verizon is building the future for our customers in Colorado, investing more than $960M since 2015

    To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in Colorado alone, Verizon has invested more than $960 million to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future. To ensure we continue delivering the value and performance you deserve, we’re investing heavily in our networks and deploying the most innovative technology available in the industry today.

  • GlobeNewswireyesterday

    Verizon is building the future for our customers in Utah, investing more than $346M since 2015

    We know our customers across the country rely on us to keep them connected—when and where they need it most. To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in Utah alone, Verizon has invested more than $346 million to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future.

  • ETF Trendsyesterday

    Sector Change May be a Non-Starter for Telecom Stocks

    The communication services sector is nearing its debut, a change accessible via exchange traded funds such as the Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEArca: XLC) . Last year, index providers S&P Dow Jones and MSCI announced the formation of the communication services sector, a new look on the telecommunications sector that includes traditional telecom companies as well as companies previously classified as consumer discretionary and technology names. While communication services is not a new sector, it brings a new look to the previously stodgy telecommunications sector by adding some well-known growth stocks from the consumer discretionary and technology sectors.

  • A Look at Sprint’s Valuation Multiples in September
    Market Realistyesterday

    A Look at Sprint’s Valuation Multiples in September

    As of September 18, Sprint’s (S) market capitalization was ~$26.1 billion, making it the fourth-largest US wireless carrier in terms of market cap. By comparison, T-Mobile’s (TMUS) market cap is ~$58 billion, Verizon’s (VZ) is ~$224.7 billion, and AT&T’s (T) is ~$244.9 billion.

  • Why Ericsson Is Acquiring CENX
    Market Realistyesterday

    Why Ericsson Is Acquiring CENX

    Ericsson (ERIC) is acquiring CENX as part of its program to bolster its network automation capabilities as 5G network deployment gets underway. In the United States, Verizon (VZ) is close to activating 5G services in four cities. AT&T (T) is racing to launch 5G services in up to a dozen cities later in the year.

  • AT&T’s Stock Performance in 2018: The Ups and Downs
    Market Realistyesterday

    AT&T’s Stock Performance in 2018: The Ups and Downs

    AT&T’s (T) closing price on September 14 was $33.60 per share. Based on that closing price, AT&T has a market capitalization of ~$244.2 billion—the highest among the major US mobile operators. AT&T’s highest price in the last 52 weeks stands at $39.80 per share, and its lowest price in the last 52 weeks was $30.13 per share.

  • GlobeNewswireyesterday

    Verizon is building the future for our customers in Kentucky, investing more than $259M since 2015

    To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in Kentucky alone, Verizon has invested more than $259 million to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future.

  • GlobeNewswireyesterday

    Verizon is building the future for our customers in Ohio, investing more than $1.5B since 2015

    To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in Ohio alone, Verizon has invested more than $1.5 billion to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future.

  • Sprint Is Investing in Analytics and Digital Capabilities
    Market Realistyesterday

    Sprint Is Investing in Analytics and Digital Capabilities

    Sprint (S) has been cutting its costs and reviving its profits over the past few quarters. In the first quarter of fiscal 2018, which ended in June, it realized ~$100 million in net cost reductions YoY (year-over-year) in combined operating expenses across cost of services and SG&A (selling, general, and administrative) expenses. During the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference on September 14, Michel Combes, Sprint’s CEO, spoke about the company’s cost-cutting initiatives.

  • NYSE trader: Adding 3 FANGs into the new Communication sector will put a spotlight on it
    Yahoo Finance Video23 hours ago

    NYSE trader: Adding 3 FANGs into the new Communication sector will put a spotlight on it

    Live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Mike Pistillo of GTS joins Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith and Dion Rabouin to break down the latest market moves.

  • Why Mario Gabelli thinks you should own CBS and Viacom
    CNBC Videosyesterday

    Why Mario Gabelli thinks you should own CBS and Viacom

    Traders Josh Brown, Jim Lebenthal, Stephanie Link and Jon Najarian are joined by Mario Gabelli, chairman and CEO of GAMCO Investors, to discuss media stocks. Gabelli recommends investing in CBS and Viacom.