VZ - Verizon Communications Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
53.73
+0.40 (+0.75%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

53.56 -0.17 (-0.32%)
Pre-Market: 8:15AM EDT

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Previous Close53.33
Open53.82
Bid53.56 x 3200
Ask53.99 x 1000
Day's Range52.82 - 53.89
52 Week Range43.97 - 55.90
Volume18,866,632
Avg. Volume13,833,162
Market Cap222.009B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.72
PE Ratio (TTM)7.13
EPS (TTM)7.54
Earnings DateOct 23, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.41 (4.49%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-09
1y Target Est56.62
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