VZ - Verizon Communications Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
51.59
+0.18 (+0.35%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close51.41
Open51.36
Bid0.00 x 1200
Ask0.00 x 27000
Day's Range51.13 - 51.72
52 Week Range43.20 - 54.77
Volume9,633,440
Avg. Volume15,443,779
Market Cap213.165B
Beta0.67
PE Ratio (TTM)6.77
EPS (TTM)7.63
Earnings DateJul 24, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.36 (4.65%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-07-09
1y Target Est56.00
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  • Benzinga12 hours ago

    'Convergence' Is Key: Credit Suisse Weighs In On The Telecom And Media Sector

    Credit Suisse analyst Douglas Mitchelson on July 11 initiated coverage on a slew of telecom and media stocks A theme central to all of the ratings was “convergence” between the two sectors — which companies are well-positioned and how are they going about it. AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) initiated at Underperform, price target $29. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) initiated at Outperform, price target $58.

  • Verizon Deploys LTE Advanced Network for More Data Capacity
    Zacks14 hours ago

    Verizon Deploys LTE Advanced Network for More Data Capacity

    Verizon's (VZ) continuous deployment of latest 4G LTE Advanced technologies enables customers to experience faster peak data speeds and capacity.

  • TheStreet.com15 hours ago

    Top Analysts Say Gamble On These 3 Ace Stocks

    Here, we turned to TipRanks' Analysts' Top Stocks tool to source the most recommended stocks on Wall Street. The verdict: best-performing analysts across the Street believe these investments will bolster your portfolio. This 'Strong Buy' tech stock has won the attention of five top ranked analysts, who have all recently upgraded their recommendations to Buy.

  • Moving Averages Show Technical Strength in T-Mobile Stock
    Market Realist16 hours ago

    Moving Averages Show Technical Strength in T-Mobile Stock

    Now let’s take a look at T-Mobile’s (TMUS) technical indicators and compare them to those of its rivals in the US telecommunications space. On July 11, T-Mobile stock was trading at $60.18, ~0.2% above its 20-day moving average of $60.08, ~3.4% above its 50-day moving average of $58.20, and ~0.1% above its 100-day moving average of $60.15.

  • How Are T-Mobile’s Valuation Multiples Trending in July?
    Market Realist17 hours ago

    How Are T-Mobile’s Valuation Multiples Trending in July?

    On July 11, T-Mobile’s (TMUS) stock price closed at $60.18. The telecommunications company’s stock price has fallen ~1.7% in the trailing year.

  • The Wall Street Journalyesterday

    [$$] How Wireless Carriers Get Permission to Share Your Whereabouts

    Cellphone carriers usually ask for their customers’ blessing before listing their phone numbers, sharing their addresses or exposing them to promotional emails. Carriers such as AT&T Inc. and T-Mobile US Inc. rely on those firms to vouch that they obtained users’ consent before handing over the data. All four national carriers said in June that they would cut off two companies that handled the data Securus had accessed and promised new safeguards, though they didn’t detail how it would be done.

  • 3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You the Rest of Your Life
    Motley Foolyesterday

    3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You the Rest of Your Life

    These buy-and-hold dividend stocks can be counted on for income.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    How Wireless Carriers Get Permission to Share Your Whereabouts

    Carriers such as AT&T Inc. and T-Mobile US Inc. rely on those firms to vouch that they obtained users’ consent before handing over the data. All four national carriers said in June that they would cut off two companies that handled the data Securus had accessed and promised new safeguards, though they didn’t detail how it would be done.

  • Wireless Service Prices Are Climbing Across the Board
    Motley Fool3 days ago

    Wireless Service Prices Are Climbing Across the Board

    Sprint is the latest to increase its prices with a new higher-tier unlimited plan.

  • CNBC3 days ago

    Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile say they have unlimited data plans, but here's the fine print

    Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile all say they have unlimited data plans, but there's fine print you need to know about. There's a cap on your high speed data, no matter what plan you pay for. Verizon VZ , AT&T T , T-Mobile TMUS and Sprint S all offer "unlimited" data plans that suggest you can use as much high-speed data as you want each month.

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    [$$] Cellphone Bills Go Up for First Time in Nearly Two Years

    Americans’ cellphone bills ticked up 0.3% last month, the first such increase since July 2016 as a yearslong promotion craze from wireless service providers is starting to peter out.

  • GlobeNewswire3 days ago

    Verizon continues industry-leading LTE Advanced network deployments

    BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 13, 2018-- Verizon continues to aggressively deploy the latest 4 G LTE Advanced technologies that provide significantly faster peak data speeds and capacity for customers.. Verizon ...

  • How Top Telecom Stocks Performed in the First Half of 2018
    Market Realist4 days ago

    How Top Telecom Stocks Performed in the First Half of 2018

    In the previous article, we examined Wall Street analysts’ latest recommendations for the top telecom (telecommunications) stocks. Now let’s take a look at the technical indicators of the top telecom stocks.

  • Top Telecom Stocks: Analysts’ Recommendations and Target Prices
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Top Telecom Stocks: Analysts’ Recommendations and Target Prices

    Telecom carriers’ expected performances for 2018 are reflected in Wall Street analysts’ ratings. Analysts have assigned Verizon (VZ) a target price of $55.88, which indicates a potential return of 9% from its closing price of $51.48 on July 6. AT&T (T) was assigned a target price of $37.25, which indicates a potential return of 14% from its closing price of $32.68 on July 6.

  • Insights on the Valuations of the Top Telecom Players
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Insights on the Valuations of the Top Telecom Players

    On July 6, AT&T’s (T) market cap was ~$239.4 billion, making it the largest US wireless player in terms of market cap. In comparison, Verizon (VZ) had a market cap of ~$212.7 billion, Sprint (S) had a market cap of ~$22.6 billion, and T-Mobile (TMUS) had a market cap of ~$51.8 billion.

  • Verizon’s Technicals Show Strong Investor Sentiment
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Verizon’s Technicals Show Strong Investor Sentiment

    In the previous part of this series, we examined the latest Wall Street analyst recommendations for Verizon (VZ) stock. Of the 30 analysts covering Verizon on July 5, 50% recommended a “buy” and 50% recommended a “hold.” 

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    [$$] Look Who's Buying Verizon and JPMorgan

    Astute readers of Barron’s are familiar with investment firm Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher, which we’ve profiled a number of times, most recently about two years ago. DGHM, which has investments across all market capitalizations, has a reputation for expertise in finding value in smaller, lesser-known names. In fact, $1.2 billion of the total assets of $1.9 billion that the firm manages is invested in its DGHM V2000 SmallCap Value strategy, which launched in 1994.

  • The Latest: Subcontractor in vicinity of Wisconsin explosion
    Associated Press4 days ago

    The Latest: Subcontractor in vicinity of Wisconsin explosion

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal natural gas explosion in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin (all times local):

  • How Are the Top Telecom Players Progressing in the 5G Race?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    How Are the Top Telecom Players Progressing in the 5G Race?

    The race for 5G (fifth-generation) network deployment is heating up. In the United States, AT&T (T) and Verizon (VZ) are working to launch some forms of 5G services in select markets before the end of 2018. Meanwhile, T-Mobile (TMUS) and Sprint (S) are eyeing nationwide 5G coverage by around 2020.

  • Update on Verizon’s Target Prices and Recommendations
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Update on Verizon’s Target Prices and Recommendations

    On July 5, 30 analysts from various brokerage firms actively tracked Verizon (VZ) stock. About 50.0% of the 30 analysts recommended a “buy” on Verizon stock. Meanwhile, an equal number of analysts provided “hold” recommendations. There were no “sell” recommendations.

  • A Look at Verizon’s Current Valuations
    Market Realist5 days ago

    A Look at Verizon’s Current Valuations

    On July 5, Verizon’s (VZ) market capitalization was ~$211.9 billion, making it the second-largest US wireless player in terms of market capitalization. In comparison, Sprint (S) had a market capitalization of ~$22.0 billion, AT&T’s (T) market capitalization was ~$238.8 billion, and T-Mobile’s (TMUS) market capitalization was ~$50.9 billion.

  • Fortune5 days ago

    Sprint Follows Rivals By Complicating Its Unlimited Mobile Data Plans

    Customers who want best quality streaming video must pay more.

  • Charter Launches Its Spectrum Mobile Wireless Service
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Charter Launches Its Spectrum Mobile Wireless Service

    In June, Charter Communications (CHTR) launched its Spectrum Mobile wireless service with the help of its MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) agreement with Verizon (VZ). The new service is offering unlimited data for $45 per month as well as a $14 per GB per month plan.

  • Verizon’s Postpaid Phone Churn Is Expected to Improve in Q2 2018
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Verizon’s Postpaid Phone Churn Is Expected to Improve in Q2 2018

    In the previous part of this series, we discussed the expectations for Verizon’s (VZ) prepaid customer net additions in the second quarter. Now let’s talk about Verizon’s customer retention metric, the churn rate. Wall Street analysts expect Verizon’s postpaid phone churn rate to remain near its record lows of 0.80% in the second quarter.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Yahoo’s $35m fine sends a message

    When Yahoo revealed in September 2016 that its systems had been hacked, two things about the disclosure were shocking. More troubling, in particular for Verizon, which had just agreed to pay $4.5bn to acquire most of Yahoo’s assets, was the fact that the company had kept the breach secret for two years, even when Verizon asked for details of cyber security incidents before the deal. , or Altaba, as it is now known, in April became the first company to receive a fine — $35m — from the Securities and Exchange Commission for failure to disclose a cyber attack.