VZ - Verizon Communications Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
53.95
+0.45 (+0.84%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT

54.05 +0.10 (0.19%)
After hours: 7:57PM EDT

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Previous Close53.50
Open53.60
Bid0.00 x 1200
Ask54.08 x 21500
Day's Range53.32 - 54.15
52 Week Range43.97 - 55.42
Volume14,473,385
Avg. Volume12,983,368
Market Cap222.918B
Beta0.77
PE Ratio (TTM)7.16
EPS (TTM)7.54
Earnings DateOct 23, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.41 (4.39%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-09
1y Target Est56.42
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  • Verizon Communications (VZ) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know
    Zacks6 hours ago

    Verizon Communications (VZ) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know

    Verizon Communications (VZ) closed the most recent trading day at $53.96, moving +0.74% from the previous trading session.

  • GlobeNewswire7 hours ago

    Verizon is building the future for our customers in Nebraska, investing more than $235M since 2015

    To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015 in Nebraska alone, Verizon has invested more than $235 million to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future. To ensure we continue delivering the value and performance you deserve, we’re investing heavily in our networks and deploying the most innovative technology available in the industry today.

  • GlobeNewswire7 hours ago

    Verizon is building the future for our customers in New Jersey, investing more than $5.4B since 2015

    To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in New Jersey alone, Verizon has invested more than $5.4 billion to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future. To ensure we continue delivering the value and performance you deserve, we’re investing heavily in our networks and deploying the most innovative technology available in the industry today.

  • GlobeNewswire7 hours ago

    Verizon is building the future for our customers in Delaware, investing more than $409M since 2015

    To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in Delaware alone, Verizon has invested more than $409 million to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future. To ensure we continue delivering the value and performance you deserve, we’re investing heavily in our networks and deploying the most innovative technology available in the industry today.

  • GlobeNewswire7 hours ago

    Verizon is building the future for our customers in Minnesota, investing more than $685M since 2015

    To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in Minnesota alone, Verizon has invested more than $685 million to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future. To ensure we continue delivering the value and performance you deserve, we’re investing heavily in our networks and deploying the most innovative technology available in the industry today.

  • What Preorders Say about Apple’s iPhone Sales
    Market Realist7 hours ago

    What Preorders Say about Apple’s iPhone Sales

    Although Apple’s (AAPL) new flagship iPhone models were slated to hit the market on September 21, the preorders for the iPhone XS Max and iPhone XS models started on September 15. Within 30 minutes of the preorder opening, the iPhone XS Max—priced between $1,099 and $1,499—was sold out.

  • Understanding Sprint’s Capex Guidance
    Market Realist8 hours ago

    Understanding Sprint’s Capex Guidance

    Sprint (S), the fourth-largest wireless operator in the United States, spent $1.13 billion on cash capital expenditures, excluding leased devices, in the first quarter of fiscal 2018, which ended in June. During the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference on September 14, Michel Combes, Sprint’s CEO, spoke about the company’s capex going forward.

  • S&P 500 gets new look as it shuffles some key companies
    Associated Press9 hours ago

    S&P 500 gets new look as it shuffles some key companies

    The line-ups of three of the 11 groups that make up the benchmark S&P 500 index are being shuffled as of Monday. Twenty companies in the index including famous names like Facebook, Alphabet and Netflix will find a new home. It gets reinvented as communication services and grows from three to 19 companies, adding some key names from the technology and the consumer discretionary sectors.

  • Sprint’s Plans before US Spectrum Auctions
    Market Realist10 hours ago

    Sprint’s Plans before US Spectrum Auctions

    The FCC (Federal Communications Commission) is planning to run two spectrum auctions beginning in November. The spectrum is anticipated to help mobile operators accelerate the development of 5G (fifth-generation) networks. During the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference on September 14, Michel Combes, Sprint’s (S) CEO, spoke about the company’s plans before the upcoming US spectrum auctions.

  • The T-Mobile–Sprint Merger: Key Updates
    Market Realist11 hours ago

    The T-Mobile–Sprint Merger: Key Updates

    Last week, the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) announced that it needs more time to review the proposed merger between T-Mobile (TMUS) and Sprint (S). During the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference on September 14, Michel Combes, Sprint’s CEO, was asked how the company is preparing for its merger with T-Mobile.

  • S&P sector reshuffle may do little for telecom stocks
    Reuters12 hours ago

    S&P sector reshuffle may do little for telecom stocks

    Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N), AT&T Inc (T.N) and CenturyLink Inc (CTL.N) - will be included a newly-minted S&P 500 Communications Services Sector on Monday, along with high-flyers including Netflix Inc (NFLX.O), Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) and Facebook Inc (FB.O). The telecom sector has been the biggest loser among the S&P's 11 major sectors with an 4.4-percent decline so far in 2018, driven by AT&T's 13.3-percent drop.

  • Barrons.com12 hours ago

    The Case for Upside in Telecom Stocks

    The worst may be over for telecom stocks, argues Oppenheimer. Where we were: Some communications stocks have trailed the market this year. While the telecommunications sector will soon cease to exist under the S&P and MSCI Global Industry Classification System, replaced by the new communications services sector, many telecom stocks, by any other name, have still performed as poorly.

  • Ericsson Announces Its Largest 5G Order
    Market Realist13 hours ago

    Ericsson Announces Its Largest 5G Order

    Ericsson (ERIC) recently won a $3.5 billion contract from T-Mobile (TMUS) to help build the operator’s 5G network in the United States. This is the largest 5G contract that Ericsson has announced so far. T-Mobile is the third-largest mobile operator in the United States, reporting 75.6 million wireless customers at the end of the second quarter.

  • Can AT&T Continue Its Momentum in Prepaid?
    Market Realist13 hours ago

    Can AT&T Continue Its Momentum in Prepaid?

    AT&T’s (T) prepaid subscribers rose ~14.3% YoY (year-over-year) to 16.2 million on June 30. AT&T added 453,000 net prepaid customers in the second quarter, compared to 267,000 net prepaid customer additions in the second quarter of 2017. During the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference held on September 12, Randall Stephenson, AT&T’s CEO, spoke about the company’s prepaid business.

  • Verizon's local president rises from mailroom; eyes growth with 5G, attracting talent
    American City Business Journals13 hours ago

    Verizon's local president rises from mailroom; eyes growth with 5G, attracting talent

    Roughly 20 years ago, Verizon Wireless’ Krista Bourne started in a mailroom in Rochester, New York. Today, she’s solving many more issues as the leader of roughly 5,500 employees from her office in Irving where she’s president of the South Central market.

  • Qualcomm Returns Value to Shareholders, Buys Back $16 Billion
    Market Realist14 hours ago

    Qualcomm Returns Value to Shareholders, Buys Back $16 Billion

    Tech Giants That Reward Investors: QCOM, MSFT, AAPL, and MoreQualcomm announces share repurchase program

  • Telecom Stock Roundup: Nokia to Trim Workforce, Verizon Inks Deal With SAP & More
    Zacks15 hours ago

    Telecom Stock Roundup: Nokia to Trim Workforce, Verizon Inks Deal With SAP & More

    Despite the reported outreach by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, the Trump administration has levied additional tariffs on $200 billion worth of imported goods from China.

  • Could India Slow Nokia Down?
    Market Realist15 hours ago

    Could India Slow Nokia Down?

    The Indian government has explored curbing the import of items such as telecom network equipment by raising import duties, the Economic Times reported on September 17. There are two reasons for hiking the import duties on so-called nonessential items. India’s government aims to support the rupee as well as the local companies. The country wants to be completely reliant on local supplies for its telecom network equipment needs by 2022, according to the report.

  • How Accenture Can Assist CSP Players in 5G Deployments
    Market Realist15 hours ago

    How Accenture Can Assist CSP Players in 5G Deployments

    In order to boost 5G (fifth-generation) deployment, Accenture (ACN) has rolled out new services that target CSPs (communications service providers) such as AT&T (T) and Verizon (VZ). This newly launched operation could also help handset makers and video streaming players such as Samsung and Netflix (NFLX). The launch could help drive Accenture’s top line moving forward.

  • GlobeNewswire16 hours ago

    The child-friendly GizmoWatch is designed to keep your kids safe and entertained

    The GizmoWatch is the latest addition to Verizon’s GizmoKids family of children’s products, offering parents peace of mind that their little ones are safe while giving kids a smart watch that looks cool and is fun to use. “The new GizmoWatch has all of the benefits that parents and kids are looking for in a smart watch in a stylish and cool new look kids will love,” said Brian Higgins, vice president of device and consumer product marketing for Verizon. Created for children ages three to 11, the GizmoWatch is the successor to Verizon’s award-winning GizmoGadget.

  • AT&T Expected to See Wireless Service Revenue Growth in 2018
    Market Realist16 hours ago

    AT&T Expected to See Wireless Service Revenue Growth in 2018

    In the second quarter, AT&T (T) reported combined domestic wireless operations (AT&T Mobility) service revenues of $13.7 billion. This represented an ~5.5% reduction YoY (year-over-year). Excluding its new revenue recognition accounting standard, AT&T Mobility’s service revenues increased ~0.2% YoY to $14.5 billion.

  • Vodafone Australia and TPG Telecom Agree to a Merger
    Market Realist16 hours ago

    Vodafone Australia and TPG Telecom Agree to a Merger

    Vodafone Australia and its rival TPG Telecom have agreed to do something similar to a T-Mobile–Sprint merger in Australia. The two operators are seeking to merge in a deal valued at $8 billion. They had reportedly been exploring a merger.

  • Verizon to Build Next-Generation Global Network for SAP
    Zacksyesterday

    Verizon to Build Next-Generation Global Network for SAP

    Verizon's (VZ) innovative network solutions will help SAP to build a future-ready infrastructure that will support exponential growth of its cloud business.

  • TheStreet.comyesterday

    Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

    The Nasdaq was the lone major U.S. index to fall in trading Wednesday as markets react to the burgeoning trade spat between the U.S. and China. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq fell 0.08%, or 6 points to 7,950. CEO Elon Musk has repeatedly claimed that the company will not need to raise more capital this year, but analysts at Morgan Stanley are not convinced, according to an analyst note published Wednesday.

  • GlobeNewswireyesterday

    Verizon announces accepted amounts and pricing terms of its tender offers for 8 series of notes

    Verizon Communications Inc. (“Verizon”) (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) today announced the accepted amounts and pricing terms of its previously announced 8 separate offers to purchase for cash up to an aggregate purchase price equal to the Waterfall Cap (as defined below) of the outstanding series of notes listed in the table below (collectively, the “Notes”).