VZ - Verizon Communications Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
47.74
-0.11 (-0.23%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close47.85
Open47.84
Bid0.00 x 1200
Ask0.00 x 800
Day's Range47.32 - 47.89
52 Week Range42.80 - 54.77
Volume11,384,434
Avg. Volume16,112,316
Market Cap197.257B
Beta0.74
PE Ratio (TTM)6.49
EPS (TTM)7.36
Earnings DateJul 24, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.36 (5.09%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-04-09
1y Target Est55.88
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  • Benzinga18 hours ago

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    The last few years haven’t been the most stable for Yahoo. After struggling for years to adapt to the mobile age, the search engine’s story concluded last June, when a sale of its internet assets to Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) was completed and the site was packaged along with several other media properties under the Oath brand.

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  • Reuters2 days ago

    U.S. FCC investigating website flaw that exposed mobile phone locations

    The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it was referring reports that a website flaw could have allowed the location of mobile phone customers to be tracked to its enforcement bureau to investigate. A security researcher said earlier this week that data from LocationSmart, a California-based tech firm, could have been used to track AT&T Inc (T.N), Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N), Sprint Corp (S.N) and T-Mobile US (TMUS.O) mobile consumers within a few hundred yards of their location and without their consent. Senator Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, on Friday had urged the FCC to investigate, saying on Twitter that a "hacker could have used this site to know when you were in your house so they would know when to rob it.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    FCC investigating website flaw that exposed mobile phone locations

    The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it was referring reports that a website flaw could have allowed the location of mobile phone customers to be tracked to its enforcement bureau to investigate. A security researcher said earlier this week that data from LocationSmart, a California-based tech firm, could have been used to track AT&T Inc (T.N), Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N), Sprint Corp (S.N) and T-Mobile US (TMUS.O) mobile consumers within a few hundred yards of their location and without their consent. Senator Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, on Friday had urged the FCC to investigate, saying on Twitter that a "hacker could have used this site to know when you were in your house so they would know when to rob it.

  • Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse
    Associated Press2 days ago

    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    A California company confirmed that a flaw in its website allowed outsiders to pinpoint the location of mobile phones in the United States without authorization.

  • Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse
    Associated Press2 days ago

    Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse

    A California company confirmed that a flaw in its website allowed outsiders to pinpoint the location of mobile phones in the United States without authorization. Brenda Schafer, a LocationSmart vice president, said via email Friday that the company is still seeking to verify that no location data was accessed without individual subscribers' consent. Privacy advocates say the case is the latest to underscore how easily wireless carriers can share or sell consumers' geolocation information without their consent.

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  • Why Has T-Mobile Suspended Its Share Buyback Program?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Why Has T-Mobile Suspended Its Share Buyback Program?

    T-Mobile (TMUS) repurchased ~10.5 million shares for roughly $666 million in the first quarter, which means the shares were repurchased at an average price of $63.43 each. The repurchases were part of the company’s share repurchase program authorizing the buyback of up to $1.5 billion worth of shares through December 31. Also in the first quarter, one of T-Mobile’s largest shareholders, Deutsche Telekom AG, purchased 3.3 million additional shares at an aggregate market value of $200 million.

  • Samsung Clears Regulatory Hurdle to Supply Verizon’s 5G Project
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    Samsung Clears Regulatory Hurdle to Supply Verizon’s 5G Project

    Samsung (SSNLF) recently received US regulatory certification required to allow it to supply Verizon (VZ) with 5G network systems. The approval of Samsung’s 5G system by the FCC brings Verizon closer to its goal of rolling out commercial 5G services in several markets this year. Verizon is looking to launch fixed wireless 5G services in up to five US cities before the end of the year, beginning in Sacramento, California.

  • Are T-Mobile’s Adjusted Earnings Actually Improving?
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    Are T-Mobile’s Adjusted Earnings Actually Improving?

    In the first quarter, T-Mobile (TMUS) posted adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) of ~$2.96 billion, a 9% sequential rise and a 10.8% YoY (year-over-year) rise. 

  • How Sprint’s Valuation Compares to Its Competition
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    How Sprint’s Valuation Compares to Its Competition

    As of May 14, Sprint’s (S) market capitalization was $20.6 billion, making it the fourth-largest US mobile operator in terms of market capitalization. In comparison, T-Mobile (TMUS) had a market capitalization of $47.8 billion, Verizon’s (VZ) was $200.4 billion, and AT&T’s (T) was $197.7 billion.

  • AT&T’s Technical Indicators: A Peer Comparison
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    AT&T’s Technical Indicators: A Peer Comparison

    In the preceding part of this series, we assessed the latest Wall Street analyst recommendations for AT&T (T) stock. The majority of analysts are suggesting a “hold.” Let’s take a look at AT&T’s technical indicators and compare them to its peers in the telecom space.

  • Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones
    Associated Press3 days ago

    Website flaw exposes real-time locations of US cellphones

    A website flaw at a California company that gathers real-time data on cellular wireless devices could have allowed anyone to pinpoint the location of any AT&T, Verizon, Sprint or T-Mobile cellphone in the United States to within hundreds of yards, a security researcher said.

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  • Benzinga3 days ago

    KeyBanc On Comcast: Uncertainty, Cheap Valuation Makes This A Buying Opportunity

    Comcast is expected to grow its broadband subscriber base by 4.1 percent in 2018 and 3.6 percent next year, Nispel said in the transferring of coverage note. While the growth rate does fall short of Charter Communications Inc (NASDAQ: CHTR)'s expectations for 4.9 percent growth this year and 4.1 percent next year, the spread between the two is closing as Comcast continues to invest in its network to increase its subscriber passings. The potential acquisition of either Sky or Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ: FOXA)'s entertainment assets would result in Comcast being a "global media leader" and generate operating efficiencies, the analyst wrote.

  • Looking into T-Mobile’s Growing Customer Base
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Looking into T-Mobile’s Growing Customer Base

    T-Mobile (TMUS) has been strengthening its customer base as of late. Notably, T-Mobile’s potential merger with Sprint (S) is expected to build a customer base of ~127 million and give stiff competition to the top two wireless carriers in the country, Verizon (VZ) and AT&T (T). T-Mobile has launched 14 Un-carrier efforts since the initiative’s launch in September 2017 and has remained successful in attracting more customers than its competitors.

  • What Does T-Mobile’s Service Revenue Growth Signal?
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    What Does T-Mobile’s Service Revenue Growth Signal?

    In the first quarter, T-Mobile (TMUS) generated total revenue of $10.46 billion, which came in marginally above Wall Street analysts’ consensus estimate of $10.35 billion. Notably, the company has achieved leadership in the industry for delivering the highest growth in total revenue on a YoY basis for the past 19 quarters. Service revenue also delivered strong results in the quarter once again.

  • A Look at Sprint’s Fiscal 2018 Distribution Strategy
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    A Look at Sprint’s Fiscal 2018 Distribution Strategy

    The biggest problem Sprint (S) currently faces is building its brand and value proposition as well as improving consumer perception. Sprint is optimizing and expanding its retail distribution to lower the average cost per transaction, increase its brand presence, and better serve its customers. Sprint believes that expansion of its distribution footprint could help attract new subscribers as well as boost the company’s total revenue.

  • AT&T plans to offer 'first holographic' device this summer
    American City Business Journals3 days ago

    AT&T plans to offer 'first holographic' device this summer

    AT&T – and rival Verizon – are set to offer phone that will provide 'holographic' experience to users as industry looks for ways to drive demand.

  • Looking into T-Mobile’s Q1 2018 Performance
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Looking into T-Mobile’s Q1 2018 Performance

    T-Mobile (TMUS) started the year with impressive earnings results in the first quarter of 2018. The telecom (telecommunications) company exceeded Wall Street analysts’ expectations for both earnings and revenue. It’s been consistently delivering better-than-expected earnings results for the past several quarters.

  • How Wall Street Analysts View AT&T Stock in May
    Market Realist3 days ago

    How Wall Street Analysts View AT&T Stock in May

    On May 9, 28 analysts actively tracked AT&T (T) stock. Of these analysts, 17 rated the stock as a “hold,” ten rated the stock as a “buy,” and one rated the stock as a “sell.” Approximately 61.0% of Wall Street analysts gave the company “hold” recommendations.

  • What’s Verizon’s Dividend Yield?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    What’s Verizon’s Dividend Yield?

    Dividend yields, which compare companies’ annual dividend per share with their price per share, represent the true cash inflow to investors in return for every dollar invested in a company’s equity until the stock is sold. Long-term investors tend to prefer stocks that with higher dividend yields and growth. Verizon’s dividend yield was ~4.9% on May 7, lower than AT&T’s (T) ~6.2%.

  • GlobeNewswire3 days ago

    Verizon will bring RED HYDROGEN ONE, the world’s first holographic smartphone, to the best streaming network

    Pair HYDROGEN ONE with Verizon’s best streaming network**, according to Nielsen, and Verizon’s unlimited plan and take full advantage of RED’s groundbreaking holographic media display and multidimensional surround sound for the ultimate streaming experience. “RED HYDROGEN ONE was designed with cutting-edge technology that simply can't be described -- you have to hold it in your hands and experience it yourself to understand why this is such a mobile game changer,” said Brian Higgins, vice president, device and consumer product marketing, Verizon.

  • Business Wire3 days ago

    Oath, National Disability Leadership Alliance and Getty Images Launch New Disability Image Collection

    Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) and a global media and technology company, today announced a partnership with the National Disability Leadership Alliance (NDLA), a cross-disability coalition led by 17 national organizations headed by people with disabilities, and , a world leader in visual communications, to launch The Disability Collection – a growing collection of images that more accurately portrays individuals with disabilities and breaks stereotypes. To expand and grow the Collection, Oath, the NDLA and Getty Images developed a comprehensive set of guidelines for how to authentically reflect people with disabilities in photography, which will be shared and promoted across ’ global network of photographers, launching today on Global Accessibility Awareness Day.

  • Verizon, Comcast, AT&T Stocks Numb To Senate Net Neutrality Vote
    Investor's Business Daily3 days ago

    Verizon, Comcast, AT&T Stocks Numb To Senate Net Neutrality Vote

    Investors in the biggest internet service providers shrugged off passage of a U.S. Senate bill that would reverse the Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of net neutrality rules.