Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)

VZ (NYSE:Telecommunications)
pos +0.16
Today's Range: 48.30 - 48.60 | VZ Avg Daily Volume: 13,018,700
Last Update: 09/15/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 12,433,921
YTD Performance: -1.51%
Open: $48.49
Previous Close: $48.40
52 Week Range: $45.45 - $53.66
Oustanding Shares: 4,145,232,133
Market Cap: 203,157,826,838
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for VZ
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 20 20 19 18
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 5 5 6 7
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.44 1.43 1.50 1.57
Latest Dividend: 0.55
Latest Dividend Yield: 4.49%
Dividend Ex-Date: 10/08/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 10.45
Price Earnings Comparisons:
VZ Sector Avg. S&P 500
10.45 10.40 28.96
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-1.31% 2.22% 37.30%
Revenue 4.10 0.13 0.04
Net Income 123.00 1.30 0.32
EPS 1,208.50 3.46 0.64
Earnings for VZ:
Revenue 120.55B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.94 $0.85 $3.54 $3.88
Number of Analysts 15 14 13 19
High Estimate $1.01 $0.94 $3.65 $4.05
Low Estimate $0.90 $0.81 $3.45 $3.52
Prior Year $0.77 $0.66 $2.84 $3.54
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 22.08% 28.90% 24.78% 9.56%
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