VZ - Verizon Communications Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
52.87
+0.65 (+1.24%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

52.86 -0.01 (-0.02%)
After hours: 7:41PM EDT

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Previous Close52.22
Open52.31
Bid52.86 x 800
Ask52.98 x 900
Day's Range52.31 - 52.94
52 Week Range43.97 - 54.77
Volume11,454,387
Avg. Volume13,904,295
Market Cap218.456B
Beta0.68
PE Ratio (TTM)7.02
EPS (TTM)7.54
Earnings DateOct 23, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.36 (4.48%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-07-09
1y Target Est56.46
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
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    Verizon’s 5G Residential Broadband Service Will Include Apple TV 4K in Houston, Los Angeles, Sacramento and Indianapolis

    NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2018-- Verizon today announced it will offer Apple TV 4 K as part of its 5 G residential broadband package launching in four markets this year, including in Indianapolis. The fourth ...

  • GlobeNewswire4 hours ago

    Verizon's 5G Residential Broadband Service Will Partner with YouTube TV in Houston, Los Angeles, Sacramento and Indianapolis

    NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2018-- Verizon today announced it will partner with YouTube TV for its 5 G residential broadband package launching in four markets this year, including in Indianapolis. The fourth and ...

  • CNBC4 hours ago

    Verizon offers free Apple TVs and YouTube subscriptions to new 5G customers in four cities

    When Verizon launches its 5G broadband internet service later this year, it will offer customers a free Apple TV box and a subscription to YouTube's live TV streaming product. The 5G wireless standard is meant to allow for more connected devices with better functionalities. Verizon VZ will offer customers who sign up for its new 5G internet service a free Apple AAPL TV box and a subscription to Google GOOGL 's YouTube streaming television service, the company announced Tuesday .

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  • Verizon Is Close to Apple, Google Deals for 5G TV
    Bloomberg6 hours ago

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    Verizon Communications Inc. is close to deals making Apple Inc. and Google its first video providers when it launches a superfast 5G wireless service in four cities later this year, according to people familiar with the situation. Under the deals, which could be announced as soon as Tuesday, Verizon will offer 5G customers a free Apple TV box or a free subscription to Google’s YouTube TV app for a live television service, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the agreements haven’t been announced. After shelving its own online TV effort, New York-based Verizon decided to partner with the two technology giants for video content, a first step toward eventually competing nationally against internet and pay TV providers such as AT&T Inc. and Comcast Corp. Using fifth-generation wireless technology, Verizon plans to beam online services to home receivers, delivering speeds that match or exceed landline connections.

  • Verizon Throws in Free Music to Attract Wireless Customers
    Market Realist6 hours ago

    Verizon Throws in Free Music to Attract Wireless Customers

    Verizon (VZ) has partnered with Apple in a program that lets some Verizon wireless customers stream Apple Music free of charge for at least half a year. Verizon customers on unlimited plans get free Apple Music for six months. Verizon’s wireless revenues rose 5.5% year-over-year to $22.4 billion in the second quarter.

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  • Analysts’ Reaction to CenturyLink’s Q2 2018 Results
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    Analysts’ Reaction to CenturyLink’s Q2 2018 Results

    Wall Street analysts’ consensus indicates that CenturyLink’s 12-month target price is $20.76, which implies a potential return of -5% from its closing price of $21.88 on August 13. As of August 13, CenturyLink’s dividend yield was 9.9%. On August 13, CenturyLink had a 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score of 78, which compares to Frontier Communications (FTR) at 46 and Windstream Holdings (WIN) at 64.

  • The AT&T–Time Warner Merger’s Strategic Benefits
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  • CenturyLink’s Valuation after Q2 Earnings Release
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    CenturyLink’s Valuation after Q2 Earnings Release

    As of August 13, AT&T (T) was the largest US telecommunications player by market capitalization at ~$233.9 billion. It was followed by Verizon (VZ) at ~$215.8 billion. In the US wireline space, CenturyLink (CTL) had a market capitalization of ~$23.6 billion, as you can see in the chart below. That metric for Windstream Holdings (WIN) and Frontier Communication (FTR) was ~$0.2 billion and ~$0.5 billion, respectively.

  • AT&T Competes with Google and Facebook in the Digital Ad Market
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    AT&T Competes with Google and Facebook in the Digital Ad Market

    AT&T (T) is looking forward to expanding in the media industry and unlocking new opportunities after its acquisition of Time Warner. AT&T is planning to focus on advertising and digital content distribution following the acquisition. According to Forbes, AT&T is planning to reduce prices for customers through advertising, by shifting some content creation costs from customers to advertisers.

  • Why CenturyLink Stock Is on a Strong Uptrend
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    Why CenturyLink Stock Is on a Strong Uptrend

    CenturyLink (CTL) stock has risen 17% in the last five trading days to close at $21.88 on August 13. Year-to-date, CTL stock has risen 31.2%. By comparison, Windstream Holdings (WIN) and Frontier Communications (FTR) have fallen 49.4% and 65.4%, respectively, in the trailing-12-month period.

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  • How AT&T’s Network Performance Compares
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    Mobile operators’ network performance plays a crucial role in customer retention. In the second quarter, AT&T’s (T) postpaid phone churn rate improved sequentially, falling from 0.84% to 0.82%, suggesting the telecom company’s network is becoming more competitive. This rate reduction looks favorable for AT&T, especially as smaller competitors such as T-Mobile (TMUS) and Sprint (S) strive to attract customers from AT&T and Verizon (VZ).

  • Verizon’s Stock Performance So Far in 2018
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Verizon’s Stock Performance So Far in 2018

    The closing price for Verizon (VZ) stock on August 6 was $52.48. Based on that, Verizon has a market capitalization of ~$216.8 billion, the second-largest among all major US wireless service providers. Verizon’s highest price in the last 52 weeks was $54.77 per share. Its lowest price was $43.97.

  • Why AT&T Raised Its 2018 Outlook
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  • Verizon vs. T-Mobile: Which Stock to Bet on Post Q2 Earnings?
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    Verizon vs. T-Mobile: Which Stock to Bet on Post Q2 Earnings?

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  • What Does Verizon’s Valuation Trend Indicate?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    What Does Verizon’s Valuation Trend Indicate?

    As of August 6, Verizon’s (VZ) market capitalization was ~$216.8 billion, making it the second-largest US wireless player in terms of market capitalization. In comparison, Sprint’s (S) market capitalization was ~$24.8 billion, AT&T’s (T) was ~$233.2 billion, and T-Mobile’s (TMUS) was ~$56.2 billion.

  • Verizon union workers approve new four-year contract
    Reuters4 days ago

    Verizon union workers approve new four-year contract

    Verizon and the union workers agreed to the deal well in advance of the current contracts' expiration in August 2019, seeking to avoid another conflict that prompted strikes in 2016. The new contracts, which cover 34,000 employees in northeast and mid-Atlantic regions served by the largest U.S. wireless network, also include better retirement benefits, the Communications Workers of America said in a statement. Employees represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers have not yet completed the ratification process, but Verizon said in an email that it expects the process to be completed next week.

  • Verizon union workers approve new four-year contract
    Reuters4 days ago

    Verizon union workers approve new four-year contract

    Verizon and the union workers agreed to the deal well in advance of the current contracts' expiration in August 2019, seeking to avoid another conflict that prompted strikes in 2016. The new contracts, which cover 34,000 employees in northeast and mid-Atlantic regions served by the largest U.S. wireless network, also include better retirement benefits, the Communications Workers of America said in a statement. Employees represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers have not yet completed the ratification process, but Verizon said in an email that it expects the process to be completed next week.