VZ - Verizon Communications Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
49.76
+1.13 (+2.32%)
At close: 4:04PM EDT
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Previous Close48.63
Open48.96
Bid0.00 x 4000
Ask0.00 x 1000
Day's Range48.84 - 49.93
52 Week Range42.80 - 54.77
Volume40,979,879
Avg. Volume15,728,100
Market Cap205.603B
Beta0.72
PE Ratio (TTM)6.53
EPS (TTM)7.63
Earnings DateJul 24, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.36 (4.91%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-07-09
1y Target Est55.88
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