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Verizon Communications Inc.
IndexDJIA S&P500 P/E20.93 EPS (ttm)2.39 Insider Own0.01% Shs Outstand4.07B Perf Week2.31%
Market Cap203.74B Forward P/E12.58 EPS next Y3.98 Insider Trans-6.35% Shs Float3.99B Perf Month3.83%
Income9.90B PEG3.53 EPS next Q1.00 Inst Own65.10% Short Float2.38% Perf Quarter7.31%
Sales128.25B P/S1.59 EPS this Y-39.50% Inst Trans0.06% Short Ratio5.83 Perf Half Y5.97%
Book/sh2.27 P/B22.04 EPS next Y4.44% ROA4.30% Target Price51.62 Perf Year13.06%
Cash/sh1.21 P/C41.30 EPS next 5Y5.93% ROE74.50% 52W Range43.84 - 51.86 Perf YTD9.43%
Dividend2.20 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y7.10% ROI13.00% 52W High-3.53% Beta0.37
Dividend %4.40% Quick Ratio0.80 Sales past 5Y3.30% Gross Margin60.40% 52W Low14.12% ATR0.58
Employees177300 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q3.80% Oper. Margin15.80% RSI (14)62.18 Volatility1.19% 1.10%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq12.14 EPS Q/Q-11.30% Profit Margin7.70% Rel Volume1.05 Prev Close50.05
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq11.67 EarningsApr 21 BMO Payout90.80% Avg Volume16.31M Price50.03
Recom2.20 SMA202.21% SMA502.78% SMA2004.35% Volume17,151,861 Change-0.04%
Jan-23-15Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Buy $56 → $54
Jan-21-15Downgrade Barclays Overweight → Equal Weight $54 → $51
Dec-09-14Downgrade Robert W. Baird Outperform → Neutral $54 → $50
Jul-24-14Upgrade FBR Capital Mkt Perform → Outperform $57
Jul-23-14Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Buy $55 → $56
Feb-24-14Resumed Barclays Overweight $55
Jan-22-14Downgrade Pacific Crest Outperform → Sector Perform
Oct-18-13Upgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Buy $49 → $56
Sep-04-13Upgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Outperform $52 → $53
Sep-03-13Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $55 → $56
Aug-22-13Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $55 → $52.50
Jul-17-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $47 → $49
May-17-13Initiated Barclays Overweight $59
Apr-19-13Reiterated UBS Neutral $44 → $49
Apr-19-13Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $45 → $53
Apr-19-13Reiterated Argus Buy $54 → $59
Apr-18-13Reiterated Hudson Square Research Hold $43 → $45
Apr-15-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $45 → $46
Jan-23-13Upgrade Canaccord Genuity Hold → Buy $50
Jan-23-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $45 → $48
Apr-26-15 05:05PM  Blue Harbour Increases Its Position in Akamai Technologies
Apr-24-15 08:08PM  Final Glance: Telecom companies AP
07:08PM  Biggest US players in the cable game AP
04:34PM  How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Friday
02:42PM  AT&T (T) Earnings Analysis: By the Numbers
02:35PM  Cable TV industry will continue to succumb to online streaming with or without Comcast-TWC merger, experts say at
02:10PM  The hotly disputed black magic of data breach cost estimates at Fortune
01:36PM  Midday Glance: Telecom companies AP
01:30PM  Once-Mighty Comcast Could Go Way Of T-Rex at Forbes
12:19PM  Making a Difference in 'The First State': Verizon Invested More Than $53 Million in Delaware's Wireline Telecom Infrastructure in 2014 PR Newswire
12:19PM  Fueling Telecom's Future in the Commonwealth: Verizon Invested More than $1 Billion in Pennsylvania's Wireline, Wireless Infrastructure in 2014 PR Newswire
10:55AM  Early Glance: Telecom companies AP
10:49AM  Verizons new FiOS packages arent an unbundling. Theyre a re-bundling. at Fortune
09:38AM  VeriSign (VRSN) Reports In Line Q1 Earnings, Revenues Up Y/Y - Analyst Blog
09:30AM  Comcast deal may be dead, but cable consolidation will go on
08:41AM  Why Comcast walked away from deal: Brian Roberts
08:28AM  Verizon 1Q15 Revenue: Lower Than Wall Street Estimated Market Realist
08:15AM  Cable's 'holy grail' unbundling: Richard Parsons
08:12AM  Nasdaq set to top record; Apple Watch deliveries; Comcast abandons merger
07:15AM  Comcast-TWC deal in jeopardy from beginning: Expert
12:08AM  [$$] Verizon Says Disney, Fox Refusing to Run Ads For Its New TV Service at The Wall Street Journal
Apr-23-15 10:44PM  [$$] Verizon Drops Customers From Low-Income Program at The Wall Street Journal
08:44PM  Samsung and Sprint 'Try Harder' With Galaxy S6 and Improved Network at Forbes
08:37PM  Skeptics Emerge as AT&T Completes Huge Bond Deal at
06:42PM  Verizon says Disney, Fox pull ads promoting Custom TV in NY Reuters
05:01PM  Verizon says Disney refusing to run ads for its new TV service at MarketWatch
05:00PM  Verizon Says Disney Won't Run New TV Service Ads at The Wall Street Journal
04:45PM  Google (GOOGL) Launches Mobile Network for Nexus Owners - Analyst Blog
04:41PM  Reports say Comcast plans to drop $45B Time Warner Cable bid
04:05PM  Telecom Stock Roundup: Verizon, AT&T, Rogers Communications and China Mobile Post Mixed Q1 Results - Analyst Blog
03:38PM  Verizon (VZ) Earnings Analysis: By the Numbers
03:34PM  Wall Street odds don't favor Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal
03:24PM  Cablevision offers packages aimed at cord-cutters at MarketWatch
03:02PM  Three Supplier Picks Boosted by AT&T, Verizon at
02:32PM  Wireless Spectrum Valued At $368B Before TV Auction at Investor's Business Daily
02:31PM  Google Has Had A Busy 3 Months
02:07PM  Verizon Receives Highest Ratings Across all Use Cases in Gartner U.S. Wireless Telecom Report at noodls
02:03PM  Arris Hits 14-Year High On Acquisition, Expansion at Investor's Business Daily
02:00PM  Verizon Receives Highest Ratings Across all Use Cases in Gartner U.S. Wireless Telecom Report PR Newswire
01:29PM  Making a Difference: Verizon Invested More Than $2.3 Billion in 2014 to Further Strengthen New Yorks & Connecticuts Telecom Infrastructure at noodls
01:26PM  Doing the math on boxing's biggest bout at CNBC
01:25PM  Disney Blocks Verizon Custom TV Ads in Skinny Bundle Dispute at Bloomberg
01:17PM  Disney not running ads promoting FiOS Custom TV in NY Reuters
01:14PM  Dallas Market: AT&T Got the Top Spot in Reliability and Speed
01:08PM  Verizon Drops Customers at The Wall Street Journal
12:43PM  At Verizon, D.C. Means 'Deep Commitment' in the Nation's Capital PR Newswire
12:24PM  Verizon Proves Its Commitment to Maryland by Investing More Than $382 Million in the Company's Wireline Telecom Infrastructure in 2014 PR Newswire
12:14PM  Building the Networks of the Future: Verizon Invested More Than $547 Million in New Jersey's Wireline Telecom Infrastructure in 2014 PR Newswire
11:00AM  Making a Difference: Verizon Invested More Than $2.3 Billion in 2014 to Further Strengthen New York's and Connecticut's Telecom Infrastructure PR Newswire
10:25AM  Ericsson's Q1 profit hit by weak margins, shares plunge Reuters
10:00AM  Keeping Virginia Connected: Verizon Invested $659 Million in State's Wireline Telecom Infrastructure in 2014 PR Newswire
09:21AM  UPDATE 1-ESPN says Verizon made unilateral decision on custom TV offerings
08:38AM  Consumers Actually Win With Verizon's New and Slimmer TV Package at TheStreet
08:24AM  Level 3 and Verizon Enter Into Interconnection Agreement at noodls
07:26AM  How Google's Project Fi Will Try to Challenge AT&T and Verizon at TheStreet
02:45AM  PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - April 23 Reuters
Apr-22-15 08:52PM  ESPN's row with Verizon over TV bundles is far from over at USA TODAY
06:00PM  Cramer: These stocks are fighting their way back into inv...
05:58PM  Google wireless phone service challenges major carriers AP
05:46PM  AT&T Profits Beat Estimates Despite Competitive Pressures at Forbes
05:44PM  ESPN says Verizon made unilateral decision on custom TV offerings Reuters
04:48PM  Celebrating Earth Day at Verizon at noodls
04:21PM  Google 'Fi' To Have Limited Benefit for TMUS, S, Say Evercore, Cowen at
04:08PM  Old media pushes bask against Verizon's custom TV at CNBC
04:08PM  Google Project Fi Pricing: No Shock And Awe? at Investor's Business Daily
03:38PM  Google Project Fi Joins Sprint and T-Mobile in Wireless Wars at 24/7 Wall St.
03:35PM  Google does wireless; FB, YHOO next?
03:01PM  AT&T wireless store revamp to emphasize smartwatches, home security and more
03:00PM  Google just eliminated one of the ways big wireless carriers can screw you Business Insider
02:45PM  Reviewing Verizon's Quarter With Morgan Stanley Benzinga
02:21PM  Google's new cellphone service has the best data plan anyone has ever offered Business Insider
02:01PM  Google unveils wireless service, but prices don't impress
02:00PM  Google Unveils Wireless Service Project Fi at Fox Business
12:45PM  Applying the Lessons of Earth Day, Every Day at noodls
12:43PM  1H15 Network Speed: Verizon Beats AT&T in Milwaukee Market
12:41PM  1H15 Network Performance: Verizon Beats AT&T in Milwaukee Market
12:00PM  What to Expect From AT&T Earnings at 24/7 Wall St.
11:56AM  Applying the Lessons of Earth Day, Every Day PR Newswire
11:43AM  Technological Innovation Increases Amgens Earnings and Stock Price
11:42AM  Citigroup Just Added T-Mobile To Its Focus List Benzinga
11:23AM  Google's Rumored Wireless Phone Service Sends a Strong Signal at TheStreet
11:00AM  One kind of malware vanishingly rare in US at CNBC
10:50AM  Google to launch new wireless service: Report
10:35AM  Will Verizon (VZ) Stock be Affected Today as Programmers Reject Smaller Pay-TV Offerings? at TheStreet
10:10AM  Company News for April 22, 2015 - Corporate Summary
09:16AM  Frontier to add 350 jobs in Rochester area over 3 years AP
08:17AM  McDonald's turnaround plan; 'Flash Crash' trader goes to court; Google's wireless service
08:05AM  Verizon's new FiOS plan stirs up heat
07:37AM  [$$] Media Giants Balk at New Verizon TV Bundles at The Wall Street Journal
01:40AM  PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - April 22 Reuters
Apr-21-15 10:15PM  Fox Sports and NBC come out against Verizon's custom TV plans at Engadget
09:55PM  Fox, NBC join ESPN protest over Verizon's 'skinny' bundle at Los Angeles Times
06:28PM  Verizon defends smaller cable bundle as all about consumer choice at Fortune
05:26PM  Verizon may have figured out how to lower ESPN's astronomical monthly fees
05:13PM  Will Verizon's Mobile Video Re-Energize Wireless? at Investor's Business Daily
05:00PM  Yahoo misses, here's the trade
05:00PM  Stocks End Mixed After Earnings
04:15PM  Verizon Says It Can Slice & Dice Out ESPN
04:09PM  Verizon Tops Analysts' First-Quarter Profit Estimates
03:35PM  Media Giants Fight Verizon Bid to 'Unbundle' TV at The Wall Street Journal
Verizon Communications Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. The company's Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data services; messaging services; service that enables its customers to access the Internet on smartphones, basic phones, notebook computers, and tablets; customers and business-focused multimedia offerings; location-based services; global data services; LTE Internet, a high-speed Internet service; and network access and value added services to support telemetry-type applications. It also offers machine-to-machine services that support devices used in health monitoring, education, manufacturing, utilities, distribution, and consumer products markets, as well as offers smartphones and basic phones, tablets, and other Internet access devices. As of December 31, 2014, it had 108.2 million retail connections. Its Wireline segment provides high-speed Internet, FiOS Internet, and FiOS Video services; voice services, such as local exchange, regional and long distance calling, and voice messaging services, as well as VOIP services; private Internet protocol and Ethernet access and optical services; and Internet protocol, infrastructure and cloud services, machine-to-machine services, security, and other communications services. It also offers voice and data services, such as conferencing and contact center solutions, and private line and data access networks, as well as customer premise equipment, installation, maintenance, and site services; and data, voice, local dial tone, and broadband services primarily to local, long distance, and other carriers. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is based in New York, New York.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Skiadas Anthony TSVP & ControllerFeb 17Sale49.022,708132,74612,050Feb 19 12:22 PM
Mead Daniel S.EVP and Pres. & CEO - VZWFeb 12Sale49.7024,8981,237,4310Feb 17 10:55 AM
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen CounselOct 22Sale48.612,790135,6223,494Oct 23 02:33 PM
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen CounselAug 22Sale48.922,966145,0979,075Aug 25 11:39 AM
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen CounselJul 23Sale51.002,966151,26612,005Jul 24 12:33 PM
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen CounselJun 23Sale49.392,966146,49114,971Jun 24 02:36 PM
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen CounselMay 23Sale49.422,965146,53017,937May 27 02:19 PM