Verizon Communications Inc.
IndexDJIA S&P500 P/E18.71 EPS (ttm)2.52 Insider Own0.01% Shs Outstand4.16B Perf Week0.11%
Market Cap195.91B Forward P/E12.04 EPS next Y3.92 Insider Trans-1.37% Shs Float4.15B Perf Month0.43%
Income9.63B PEG2.37 EPS next Q0.94 Inst Own63.30% Short Float1.02% Perf Quarter-1.26%
Sales127.08B P/S1.54 EPS this Y-39.50% Inst Trans0.09% Short Ratio2.60 Perf Half Y-5.49%
Book/sh2.96 P/B15.93 EPS next Y6.18% ROA4.30% Target Price51.54 Perf Year3.02%
Cash/sh2.68 P/C17.57 EPS next 5Y7.88% ROE68.20% 52W Range43.46 - 52.44 Perf YTD1.99%
Dividend2.20 P/FCF37.08 EPS past 5Y7.10% ROI13.00% 52W High-10.09% Beta0.34
Dividend %4.67% Quick Ratio1.00 Sales past 5Y3.30% Gross Margin60.70% 52W Low8.48% ATR0.83
Employees177300 Current Ratio1.10 Sales Q/Q6.80% Oper. Margin15.30% RSI (14)47.42 Volatility2.02% 1.54%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq9.21 EPS Q/Q-130.70% Profit Margin7.60% Rel Volume1.49 Prev Close47.80
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq8.99 EarningsJan 22 BMO Payout85.70% Avg Volume16.30M Price47.15
Recom2.20 SMA200.20% SMA50-1.36% SMA200-1.55% Volume24,280,114 Change-1.36%
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
Jan-23-15 04:16PM  Dow 30 Stock Roundup: AmEx, UnitedHealth Beat, IBM Earnings Fall Y/Y - Analyst Blog Zacks
03:23PM  Crown Castle Upside Seen In 'Small Cell' Expansion at Investor's Business Daily
02:59PM  US business borrowing for equipment jumps 20 pct in Dec - ELFA Reuters
02:10PM  Verizons postpaid upgrades increase in 4Q14 Market Realist
12:14PM  Free Guest Wi-Fi and Parental Controls for Verizon FiOS Quantum Gateway Customers PR Newswire
12:10PM  Why Verizon Has No Intention of Rolling Over Like T-Mobile and AT&T at TheStreet
11:50AM  SEPTA partners with Verizon to boost advertising revenue at American City Business Journals
09:00AM  Verizon and Veterans Advantage Announce Partnership to Thank Our Military Veterans and Families PR Newswire
08:55AM  Wikipedia's censorship pressures CNBC
07:02AM  Dogs of the Dow can sniff out income at USA TODAY
Jan-22-15 07:50PM  [$$] Verizon Posts Heavy Loss On Pension Costs at The Wall Street Journal
07:05PM  Harman deals strengthen automotive, software businesses at Investor's Business Daily
05:19PM  Verizon-Vodafone Deal: Google New Wireless Worry at Investor's Business Daily
04:40PM  Google The Pay-TV Nemesis: Overbuilder, 'OTT' Player? at Investor's Business Daily
04:40PM  Dish 'Skinny' TV Package Sends Content Firms Message at Investor's Business Daily
04:36PM  [video] The Top Ten Stocks for Jan. 22 at Bloomberg
04:10PM  Must know: Verizons churn rate increased with sales in 4Q14 Market Realist
03:56PM  Taking Stock: Moffett Says Consumers Big Winners in Wireless at Bloomberg
03:50PM  Verizon Posts a Big Loss, but the Stock Still Looks Attractive at TheStreet
02:54PM  Dow climbs 250 pts as Wall Street cheers ECB's QE at CNBC
02:11PM  Verizon posts higher revenue; wireless margins narrow Reuters
02:11PM  UPDATE 3-Verizon posts higher revenue; wireless margins narrow Reuters
01:59PM  Verizon revenue rises as retail postpaid subscribers increase Reuters
01:42PM  Xilinx Tumbles As Chipmaker Woes Continue at Investor's Business Daily
12:56PM  Verizon (VZ) Q4 Earnings in Line, Revenues Beat Estimates - Analyst Blog Zacks
12:10PM  Verizons 4Q14 revenues driven by high volumes Market Realist
11:27AM  Verizon Gets More Connections Amid 'Wireless' Threat From Google at Forbes
11:05AM  Verizon reports 4Q loss on pension costs AP
11:05AM  Verizon Communications (VZ) Earnings Report: Q4 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
10:57AM  Google MVNO Good for T-Mobile, Says Pac Crest; Nope, Bad For Everyone, Says Moffett at
10:44AM  Verizon adds 2M new connections, but customer turnover increases Gigaom
10:38AM  Verizon Wireless Margin, Revenue Hit By Price War at Investor's Business Daily
10:16AM  Verizon (VZ) Stock Is Down Today After Earnings Miss at TheStreet
10:14AM  ECB Finally Delivers QE - Ahead of Wall Street Zacks
09:57AM  Verizon Slips: Q4 Rev Beats, '15 Forecast Beats, Margins Take a Hit, Says Citi at
09:42AM  Jobless Claims Tick Down But Still Above 300,000 at MarketWatch
09:38AM  Faber Report: Verizon trending right way CNBC
09:24AM  Thu., Jan. 22: Watch Verizon and Google at MarketWatch
09:23AM  Verizon (VZ) Meets Earnings Estimate but Share Price Drops - Tale of the Tape Zacks
09:08AM  Verizon Revenue Grows, But Pension Costs Weigh On Bottom Line at Forbes
09:08AM  Google Cloud Play May Be Wireless Ace In Hole at Investor's Business Daily
09:05AM  Cramer on earnings: Best of times, worst of times CNBC
09:03AM  EBay and American Express plan big layoffs, City National soars on buyout Yahoo Finance
08:41AM  Stock futures double gains as ECB's Draghi details QE at CNBC
08:30AM  Verizon Communications Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 8:30 am ET today CCBN
08:02AM  Verizon earnings meet estimates despite 4Q net loss at USA TODAY
08:00AM  Verizons Earnings Hampered by Competitive Pressure on Margins at 24/7 Wall St.
08:00AM  [$$] Verizon Posts Loss On Pension Costs at The Wall Street Journal
07:14AM  VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements an EDGAR Online
07:10AM  Verizon reports 4Q loss AP
07:09AM  Verizon Misses Earnings Estimates as Price Pressure Takes Toll at Bloomberg
07:07AM  Q4 2014 Verizon Communications Inc Earnings Release - 07:00 am ET CCBN
07:03AM  Wall Street awaits word on ECB stimulus plan, Amex & Ebay job cuts; Google cellphone service Yahoo Finance
07:03AM  Verizon earnings in line with estimates at CNBC
07:00AM  Verizon Reports High-Quality Customer Additions in 4Q, Caps Year in Position to Drive Continued Profitable Growth PR Newswire
06:15AM  Up to Speed: Google lobbing a super-'Nova' as it looks to provide cell phone service (Video) at American City Business Journals
Jan-21-15 05:17PM  Tech execs mixed on new net neutrality legislation at USA TODAY
01:10PM  Will Ciena & Cisco Power Verizon (VZ) Metro 100G Rollout? - Analyst Blog Zacks
12:54PM  Amazon backs White House on net neutrality at Financial Times
12:53PM  Verizon downgraded by Barclays
12:13PM  Leverage in the US telecom sector Market Realist
10:20AM  What to Expect From Verizon Earnings at 24/7 Wall St.
10:00AM  Verizon Offers up to $10,000 for Information on Copper Cable Thefts in Southern California PR Newswire
09:30AM  General Electric, Starbucks, Verizon Communications, Citigroup and J.P. Morgan are part of Zacks Earnings Preview: - Press Releases Zacks
08:56AM  Verizon (VZ) Stock Trading Lower Today After Analyst Downgrade at TheStreet
07:00AM  Verizon Communications to Report Earnings on Jan. 22 PR Newswire
06:00AM  Verizons Tab in Airwave Auction Makes Asset Sales More Urgent at Bloomberg
Jan-20-15 05:28PM  Citi Analyst Sees Q4 Miss Brewing For Verizon Communications Benzinga
03:50PM  Taking Stock: Lancz Discusses Investing in Telecoms, Healthcare at Bloomberg
02:13PM  Analyzing wireline telecoms key indicators Market Realist
01:03PM  Redbox parent raises red flag as CEO resigns at Investor's Business Daily
12:10PM  Will Verizon Communications' (VZ) Earnings Miss in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
11:00AM  Verizon Wireless Enhances Service on BART PR Newswire
10:27AM  Verizon Estimates Trimmed Ahead Of Q4 Earnings at Investor's Business Daily
10:03AM  Citigroup: Stronger Volume, Competition Should Weigh On Verizon's Q4 And 2015 Results Benzinga
09:34AM  Three Stocks That Will Weather Market Volatility And Reduce Emotional Anxiety at Forbes
08:50AM  Will This EPS Estimate Cut Hurt Verizon (VZ) Stock Today? at TheStreet
07:52AM  6 Dividend-Paying Stocks With Powerful Cash Flow at
06:44AM  T-Mobiles Ugly Future at 24/7 Wall St.
01:00AM  Weak Start to Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview Zacks
12:01AM  Verizon Extends Its 100G Network in Asia-Pacific PR Newswire
Jan-19-15 09:32PM  AOL Said to Consider Shutting Down Some Websites as Focus Shifts at Bloomberg
05:28PM  Is Google Set to Acquire Mobile Payments Service Softcard? - Analyst Blog Zacks
02:13PM  Understanding competition from other industriescable companies Market Realist
01:40PM  Is Sprint Eyeing RadioShack's Stores for a Turnaround? - Analyst Blog Zacks
12:40PM  Report: AOL Layoffs 'Likely' Amid Restructuring Rollout at Fox Business
10:33AM  Governor's School @ Innovation Park Earns Regional Honor in Third Verizon Innovative App Challenge PR Newswire
10:13AM  What are the key costs for wireless and wired telecom? Market Realist
09:30AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Sprint, Verizon Communications, T-Mobile and AT&T - Press Releases Zacks
09:30AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: AT&T, Verizon Communications, T-Mobile and Time Warner Cable - Press Releases Zacks
06:42AM  Moving Into Safe-Yield Stocks During Dangerous Markets at 24/7 Wall St.
Jan-17-15 05:57PM  Google leading talks to buy Softcard at Financial Times
Jan-16-15 09:25PM  The big phone carriers might sell Google their mobile wallet at Engadget
07:13PM  Cramer Remix: These oil stocks have bottomed at CNBC
07:05PM  Republicans' bill aims to head off Obama Internet plan Reuters
06:30PM  Verizon Vehicle: Connected-Car Service for Older Cars - Analyst Blog Zacks
06:13PM  Cramer's game plan: It all depends on this at CNBC
05:16PM  Social Media Stars And Pop Sensations Hosted Free Event And Concert In Houston, Courtesy Of Verizon PR Newswire
05:10PM  Microsoft (MSFT) Partners Verizon for its Azure CDN Network - Analyst Blog Zacks
04:23PM  Sprint breaks ranks with other ISPs on net neutrality at Engadget
Verizon Communications Inc. provides communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. Its Wireless segment offers access to various wireless voice and data services comprising Internet access through smart and basic phones, and notebook computers and tablets; messaging services; and consumer and business focused multimedia applications under Verizon Wireless brand. This segment also provides location-based services; global data services; HomeFusion Broadband, a high-speed Internet service for homes; other connection-related services, such as network access and value added services to support telemetry-type applications; and machine-to-machine services that support devices used in healthcare, manufacturing, utilities, distribution, and consumer products markets, as well as sells smart phones and basic phones, tablets, and other Internet access devices. As of May 15, 2014, it served 103.3 million retail customers. The company's Wireline segment offers video services over its fiber-optic network; data services comprising high-speed Internet and FiOS broadband data products, as well as local exchange capacity, managed, mobility, and security services; voice services, such as local exchange, regional, long distance, wire maintenance, and voice messaging services, as well as VoIP, and landline and wireless services; and local dial tone and broadband services to local, long distance, and other carriers. This segment also provides networking products and solutions, such as private Internet protocol services, and Ethernet access and ring services; and infrastructure and cloud services. In addition, it offers FiOS Quantum TV service in New York and New Jersey. 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 headquartered in New York, New York.
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