VZ - Verizon Communications Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
60.21
+1.13 (+1.91%)
At close: 4:02PM EST

60.11 -0.10 (-0.17%)
Pre-Market: 8:38AM EST

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Previous Close59.08
Open59.06
Bid60.11 x 1800
Ask60.20 x 800
Day's Range58.91 - 60.39
52 Week Range45.50 - 60.39
Volume19,470,986
Avg. Volume16,373,635
Market Cap248.789B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.25
PE Ratio (TTM)7.70
EPS (TTM)7.82
Earnings DateJan 22, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield2.41 (4.00%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-09
1y Target Est58.29
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  • Verizon Acquires Vidder Assets to Enhance Security Features
    Zacks1 hour ago

    Verizon Acquires Vidder Assets to Enhance Security Features

    Verizon (VZ) integrates Vidder's advanced technology within its SDP service to enable organizations to protect application infrastructure against cyber threats.

  • Why Verizon Is Up 12% So Far in 2018
    Motley Fool38 minutes ago

    Why Verizon Is Up 12% So Far in 2018

    Who says telecom stocks are boring?

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Verizon Communications Inc.
    Markit55 minutes ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Verizon Communications Inc.

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  • How to Score a Cheap Smartphone This Holiday Season
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    How to Score a Cheap Smartphone This Holiday Season

    Excluding buying something secondhand, that is.

  • Verizon’s Postpaid Phone Churn Rate Could Rise in Fourth Quarter
    Market Realist1 hour ago

    Verizon’s Postpaid Phone Churn Rate Could Rise in Fourth Quarter

    In the previous part of this series, we looked at Verizon’s (VZ) prepaid subscriber net additions trend over the past few quarters. Now in this article, we’ll discuss Verizon’s customer retention metric, the churn rate. Verizon is the leading US wireless service provider with the largest retail postpaid market share and the lowest postpaid phone churn rate.

  • AT&T: Making Sense of the Stock’s Technical Indicators
    Market Realist1 hour ago

    AT&T: Making Sense of the Stock’s Technical Indicators

    Now let’s look at AT&T’s (T) technical indicators and compare them to peers in the telecom space. Recently, AT&T dipped below its 20-day moving average, which indicates bearish sentiment in the company. On November 13, AT&T stock closed the trading day at $30.33. Based on this figure, the stock was trading 2.2% below its 20-day moving average of $31.02, 6.2% below its 50-day moving average of $32.34, and 5.9% below its 100-day moving average of $32.22.

  • Investopedia3 hours ago

    Verizon's Stock May Surge to Highest Level in 20 Years

    Verizon Communications Inc.'s ( VZ) stock has underperformed the broader stock for the past five years rising 20% versus the S&P 500 rise of 52%. Technical analysis suggests the stock may increase 7% more in the coming weeks. Suddenly investors are focusing and looking to Verizon's future as the company begins to roll out the fifth generation of high-speed wireless technology, also known as 5G.

  • Why Nokia Is Up 25% in 2018
    Motley Fool15 hours ago

    Why Nokia Is Up 25% in 2018

    For the record, the mobile networking company always thought the year would end on a positive note.

  • Verizon to introduce next-generation RCS texting in 2019
    Engadget3 days ago

    Verizon to introduce next-generation RCS texting in 2019

    RCS support has been slow to roll out, but another major US carrier will soon jump on board. Verizon announced at an event that the company would support the messaging system in "early 2019," joining Sprint, US Cellular and the limited support currently offered by T-Mobile. While Verizon wouldn't confirm to The Verge that it planned to support Universal Profile 1.0, GSMA told the publication that Verizon's RCS would, and if it does, that will be a significant step towards making RCS the SMS replacement it promises to be.

  • 3 "Internet of Things" Stocks to Buy Right Now
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    3 "Internet of Things" Stocks to Buy Right Now

    Tech stocks have been volatile lately, but there are a number of new secular trends which investors are looking to remain exposed to in the long-term, including the Internet of Things. Check out these three stocks which have been flagged by the Zacks Rank that could be poised for further IoT growth soon!

  • Dow Leads The Stock Market Today As These 5 Big Caps Rally
    Investor's Business Daily3 days ago

    Dow Leads The Stock Market Today As These 5 Big Caps Rally

    The key market indexes ended mixed after sharply paring early losses in the stock market today. The Nasdaq gave up small gains to finish in the red.

  • Sell-Off In Semiconductor Stocks Hits Nasdaq In Another Volatile Session
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    Sell-Off In Semiconductor Stocks Hits Nasdaq In Another Volatile Session

    A wreck in semiconductor stocks sent the Nasdaq composite down nearly 1% at midday Friday, as the main indexes pared losses, but the rebound faded.

  • Verizon to Benefit from 5G Data Transmission on Smartphone (revised)
    Zacks3 days ago

    Verizon to Benefit from 5G Data Transmission on Smartphone (revised)

    Verizon (VZ) widens its lead over rivals in the race to 5G service and is expected to be the first to offer a 5G upgrade-able smartphone on its network in 2019.

  • T-Mobile-Sprint deal could come in first quarter of next year, signaling shakeup for AT&T
    American City Business Journals3 days ago

    T-Mobile-Sprint deal could come in first quarter of next year, signaling shakeup for AT&T

    T-Mobile Chief Financial Officer J. Braxton Carter expressed confidence amid the regulatory review process for the company's deal with Sprint, signaling a shakeup for AT&T.

  • Verizon app puts four extra numbers on one phone
    Engadget3 days ago

    Verizon app puts four extra numbers on one phone

    Multi-SIM phones are all fine and dandy, but they have their limits: you rarely get more than two lines, and they may be overkill if you just want a new set of digits rather than a wholly separate connection. Verizon (Engadget's parent company) thinks it has a fix. You can divide them by personal and work lines, and use them for unlimited domestic calling and texting.

  • GlobeNewswire3 days ago

    Verizon acquires Software Defined Perimeter assets from Vidder to enhance enterprise virtualized secure networking services

    NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2018 -- Verizon (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today acquired the PrecisionAccess™ solution and other Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) related assets from privately held.

  • Why Verizon Is Losing Prepaid Customers
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Why Verizon Is Losing Prepaid Customers

    Let’s take a look at Verizon’s (VZ) prepaid subscriber net additions trend. The telecom company has been losing prepaid customers over the past few quarters. In the third quarter, Verizon lost 96,000 prepaid subscribers compared to 139,000 net additions in the year-ago quarter. The management reaffirmed its commitment to the prepaid space during the third-quarter earnings conference call.

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

    What’s Verizon’s Dividend Yield?

    Verizon (VZ) remains committed to paying higher dividends. The telecom company has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.60 per share in the third quarter, up ~2.1% YoY. Verizon has paid total dividends of $2.4 billion in the third quarter. The quarterly dividend was equivalent to an annualized dividend of $2.41 per share and a dividend yield of ~4.1% as of November 14. In comparison, AT&T (T) has a dividend yield of ~6.6%. T-Mobile (TMUS) and Sprint (S) don’t pay equity dividends.

  • AT&T’s Stock Performance: What You Need to Know
    Market Realist3 days ago

    AT&T’s Stock Performance: What You Need to Know

    AT&T’s (T) closing price on November 13 was $30.33 per share. Based on that closing price, AT&T has a market capitalization of $220.7 billion—the second-highest among major US wireless carriers. The stock is trading 5.1% above its 52-week low of $28.85 per share and 22.9% below its 52-week high of $39.33 per share.

  • Verizon Implements Cost-Saving Measures to Boost Profits
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Verizon Implements Cost-Saving Measures to Boost Profits

    Verizon (VZ), the largest wireless carrier in the United States, is on track to hit its target of generating $10 billion in cumulative cash savings from its operations by 2021. The telecom company’s cost-cutting initiative includes zero-based budgeting, which has resulted in $1.3 billion of cumulative cash savings on a YTD basis. Verizon’s Voluntary Separation Program is also one of the company’s initiatives to cut costs.

  • AT&T: Wall Street Recommendations and Price Targets
    Market Realist3 days ago

    AT&T: Wall Street Recommendations and Price Targets

    According to data compiled by Reuters as of November 13, 53% of the 32 analysts covering AT&T (T) stock have given it a “hold” rating. Only 38% of analysts have given the stock “buy” ratings while the remaining 9% have maintained a bearish view on the stock with “sell” ratings.

  • GlobeNewswire3 days ago

    Verizon holds sellside analyst meeting in New York

    NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2018 -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) is holding a sellside analyst meeting today (Nov. 16) in New York. Presentation materials from Verizon.

  • Keeping Up with the Changes in AT&T’s Valuation
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Keeping Up with the Changes in AT&T’s Valuation

    As of November 13, AT&T’s (T) market capitalization was $220.7 billion, making it the second-largest US wireless carrier. Verizon (VZ) had a market capitalization of $242.4 billion, T-Mobile (TMUS) had $58.0 billion, and Sprint (S) had $25.3 billion.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    Stock Market Today: Braving the Storm

    Institutions like global banks, pension funds, endowments and hedge funds actually move the markets. Individual investors like you and me try to draft behind the whales and feed off of their leftovers. If institutions are favoring large cap tech stocks, they will rise.

  • GlobeNewswire4 days ago

    Verizon extends free Talk, Text and Data offer for customers impacted by Camp, Woolsey and Hill Fires to November 30

    IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2018 -- For our customers impacted by the Camp Fire, Woolsey Fire and Hill Fire in California, Verizon Wireless is saying “We’ve Got Your.