Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

61.05
NYSE : Communications
Prev Close 60.41
Day Low/High 60.31 / 61.30
52 Wk Low/High 52.28 / 61.58
Avg Volume 11.78M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.14B
Market Cap 249.86B
EPS 3.80
P/E Ratio 15.77
Div & Yield 2.46 (3.98%)

Latest News

I Disagree with Elliot Management's Criticism of AT&T's Media Play

The Wall Street Journal is running an article that showcases how AT&T's new activist investor - Elliot Management Corp. - wants the company to be more like Verizon and focus on building out its 5G network and cut costs. While I agree with Elliot tha...

Own AT&T? Verizon Has a Better Dividend, Better Focus

Own AT&T? Verizon Has a Better Dividend, Better Focus

Elliott Management has expressed concern over not just the expense made in diversifying AT&T's overall business direction, but also in the reshuffling of leadership at the C-level.

Verizon Has a Large Triangle Pattern. I Have New Strategy for the Stock

Verizon Has a Large Triangle Pattern. I Have New Strategy for the Stock

Let's pay a visit to the charts and indicators of Verizon.

Jim Cramer: For Trump, Trade War's a Zero-Sum Game

Jim Cramer: For Trump, Trade War's a Zero-Sum Game

This is going to be a long slog as the president thinks the longer he holds out for a deal with China, the better -- so get used to more selloffs.

Jim Cramer: 7 Sectors You Can Buy as the Trade War Continues

Jim Cramer: 7 Sectors You Can Buy as the Trade War Continues

These stocks and sectors are safe havens, and may even be opportunities.

Powell's Verbal Fouls, an Equity Beatdown and Silence of the Lam: Market Recon

Powell's Verbal Fouls, an Equity Beatdown and Silence of the Lam: Market Recon

The Fed chairman's news conference threw markets for a loop with hawkish words that did not support the Fed's dovish actions.

Lean, Mean Fighting Machines Emerge From Debt Diet

Lean, Mean Fighting Machines Emerge From Debt Diet

The catalyst for equities is now out of the bag, it is just a matter of finding companies with that catalyst before everyone catches on.

7 Best Buys Among Small-Cap and Mid-Cap Stocks

7 Best Buys Among Small-Cap and Mid-Cap Stocks

These top picks are expected to produce attractive capital gains over the next 12 months.

Let's Talk Spectrum

It's being reported that next week we could see some forward progress on the proposed merger of Sprint and T-Mobile that would make the combined entity the third largest player in the domestic mobile service market. Let's remember, though, that it's...

7 Top REITs for Growth and Income in a Low Interest Rate Environment

7 Top REITs for Growth and Income in a Low Interest Rate Environment

These names offer a high degree of safety and income in an uncertain market, and should get a boost from the Fed's dovish stance on interest rates.

Verizon Is Set for an Upside Breakout - Here's How I'd Buy It

Verizon Is Set for an Upside Breakout - Here's How I'd Buy It

Let's check on the latest charts and indicators.

Qualcomm's Spectrum Strategy Chief Talks About How 5G Is Being Deployed

Qualcomm's Spectrum Strategy Chief Talks About How 5G Is Being Deployed

Qualcomm exec Dean Brenner suggests his company sees a large opportunity to deploy 5G in unlicensed spectrum, and that 5G's technical strengths make it a better choice than Wi-Fi for certain applications.

Adobe's Partnerships, Smart Buys Are Paying Off for Shareholders

Adobe's Partnerships, Smart Buys Are Paying Off for Shareholders

Adobe may be eyeing future M&A.

Adobe Surges as Opportunity Overshadows Light Third-Quarter Forecast

Adobe Surges as Opportunity Overshadows Light Third-Quarter Forecast

Adobe's leadership position in cloud is clearing the way for share growth and pushing its shares higher despite more conservative guidance from management.

Long the Apple of My Eye

Long the Apple of My Eye

Going long on the tech giant is more about health care and credit card offerings than the iPhone.

3 Ways in Which a T-Mobile-Sprint Deal Could Upend the U.S. Telecom Landscape

3 Ways in Which a T-Mobile-Sprint Deal Could Upend the U.S. Telecom Landscape

Should a T-Mobile/Sprint deal be cleared in return for asset sales, there could be major long-term implications for both wireless and home broadband competition.

A Six-Stock 'What, Me Worry?' Portfolio

A Six-Stock 'What, Me Worry?' Portfolio

These stocks share a number of attributes, from little or no exposure to China to moderate expected volatility.

How Amazon Could Put a Nationwide Wireless Network to Use

How Amazon Could Put a Nationwide Wireless Network to Use

If it's willing to make the large investments needed, Jeff Bezos' firm could use a wireless network to not only strengthen Prime, but also its ad business and AWS.

Verizon Downgraded to Neutral at UBS

Jim Cramer: The Forbidden City of Stock Sectors

Jim Cramer: The Forbidden City of Stock Sectors

Now, we know that if we got any sort of truce in the trade war, with the exception of the financials, these hated sectors would be loved.

Watching Huawei's Stay of Execution and Telco Consolidation: Market Recon

Watching Huawei's Stay of Execution and Telco Consolidation: Market Recon

Is the temporary license granted for U.S. exports to Huawei part of the ongoing attempt to reach a trade deal -- or is it early stages of what might end up as a protracted cold war?

2 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Soon

2 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Soon

Verizon and 3M had very different earnings results, but both stocks have reacted by pulling back to attractive levels.

Google's Slew of New Services and Hardware -- and What they Mean for Investors

Google's Slew of New Services and Hardware -- and What they Mean for Investors

The tech giant showed off new Google Search and Assistant features at its annual developer conference, as well as cheaper Pixel phones and a new smart display.

Fibocall: Early Tuesday Texts

The FANGs Ride Again, Plus Mercury Systems Rising: Market Recon

The FANGs Ride Again, Plus Mercury Systems Rising: Market Recon

Netflix led the charge in FANG names. And why MRCY is now a hot stock in the defense sector.

How Netflix Can Cash in on Apple, Qualcomm Driven 5G Push

How Netflix Can Cash in on Apple, Qualcomm Driven 5G Push

Netflix's streaming users could surge under next generation data plans.

5G Is the Real Story for Samsung Stock as Memory Cycle Nears Inflection

5G Is the Real Story for Samsung Stock as Memory Cycle Nears Inflection

The competitive advantage of Samsung as Apple hits delays is a key thesis for those selecting the stock.