Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

55.36
0.06 0.11
NYSE
Prev Close 55.30
Open 55.49
Day Low/High 55.28 / 55.95
52 Wk Low/High 48.84 / 61.95
Volume 20.45M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4138.15B
Market Cap 233.81B
P/E Ratio 12.97
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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A Look at My Revised Book

A lot of activity today. A real lot. If you can't follow (which is understandable!) I am left with the following:  Longs: Verizon VZ, Bank of America , Citigroup , JPMorgan , Wells Fargo , , Shorts: Bonds, Homebuilders, Hilton , Hyatt , Twitter , Di...

Verizon Pops on Buffett Buying but Is the Strength Sustainable?

Verizon Pops on Buffett Buying but Is the Strength Sustainable?

I am open to a purchase of VZ but the charts have to show me a lot of improvement.

Does Warren Buffett's Verizon Buy Make Sense?

Does Warren Buffett's Verizon Buy Make Sense?

Upon hearing of Buffett's latest moves, I pulled up the charts. What I found was a little surprising.

Bitcoin Stampede, Buying Gold and Silver, Buffett's Stock Moves, Palantir

Bitcoin Stampede, Buying Gold and Silver, Buffett's Stock Moves, Palantir

The acceptance by corporate America and the rest of corporate earth certainly makes knocking bitcoin off of its pedestal more difficult.

Buffett and Berkshire Get Busy

* Verizon and Chevron purchased, banks and gold sold * None of these portfolio moves surprised me - but some might surprise the markets Warren Buffett pulled down his cash position a bit and got more busy in the latest reporting period.   Notably:  ...

Can You Hear Buffett Now?

"Just one more thing." -- Lt. Columbo Berkshire Hathaway has accumulated nearly 150 million shares of Verizon according to this afternoon's 13F filing. The shares are trading +$1.60/share or about +3% in the after hours. More tomorrow.

Verizon

Picking at Verizon now.

Verizon Has Corrected Down Towards an Area Where Buyers Emerge

Verizon Has Corrected Down Towards an Area Where Buyers Emerge

Here's where investors could look to be buyers of VZ.

5 Funds for a Diversified Approach to Tech Investing

5 Funds for a Diversified Approach to Tech Investing

Thes tech-related funds offer diversified exposure to high growth markets including AI, cloud computing and 5G.

Morning Bids and Shorts

Bidding for the following longs this morning: Walmart , Verizon , and . Offering the following shorts this morning: Disney , Tesla , Carvana , Peloton , Plug Power , , and . __________  Long WMT (large), SLV (large), GLD (large), VZ (large). Short T...

Several Stock Bids

I am bidding for the following stocks on the long side now: and .  I am offering the following stocks on the short side now: , , , , , homebuilders, and . __________ Long WMT, VZ (large), Short CNVA, PTON, ARKK (large), PLUG, Homebuilders (large), T...

Verizon Update

* VZ is a conservative holding with a secure dividend  Though Verizon's shares have recently declined, I thought the company's 4Q was solid, slightly beating expectations while providing an above consensus forecast for the next 12 months, even in th...

Why Am I Long Verizon? Why Am I Long AT&T? Here's Why

Why Am I Long Verizon? Why Am I Long AT&T? Here's Why

AT&T's earnings showed some good, some bad and some ugly.

Subscriber Comment of the Day

On Verizon :  frdgrouper1 jesusishere  he should respond but I will instead. This is Morgan's commentary: 4Q20 Earnings: EPS Beats By 5c, But Phone Net Adds Falls Short; 2021 Guidance Solid (+) EPS beats by3c,FCF higher. Adjusted EPS of $1.21 beat b...

Verizon Earnings

Verizon had a weak response to the EPS report.  I have been busy this morning and haven't had a chance to review it carefully or go over the conference call.  That's tonite's homework.  

Youth Gone Wild, The Swarm of Individual Traders, GameStop, Melvin Capital

Youth Gone Wild, The Swarm of Individual Traders, GameStop, Melvin Capital

As a trader who at times takes short positions, I don't know whether to stand up and applaud this group or to fear them.

Now Large Sized in Verizon

Besides moving back long banks, I added to my long .  

General Electric Isn't Out of the Woods Yet, Here's How I'd Trade it

General Electric Isn't Out of the Woods Yet, Here's How I'd Trade it

GE remains a cash flow based story, but I see two negatives.

Earnings Reports We'll Be Focusing on Next Week

As promised, here's my short list of corporate earnings reports to watch next week:  Monday, January 25: Xilinx . Tuesday, January 26: American Express ; Raytheon Technologies ; Verizon ; F5 Networks ; Microsoft ; Starbucks . Wednesday, January 27: ...

Rich Guys' Romp, a Breach of Self-Discipline, Trump Countdown, Small-Caps Sizzle

Rich Guys' Romp, a Breach of Self-Discipline, Trump Countdown, Small-Caps Sizzle

Plus, a preview of the coming Consumer Electronics Show and quick news hits on Micron and Boeing.

Adding to VZ

I added to my Verizon long this morning on weakness. Now large-sized.

Dealing With, Interpreting, and Understanding the Market Consequences of a Dark Day in History

* As I predicted 13 months ago, the streets have grown violent in the aftermath of the election * But, markets have no conscience and are increasingly dispassionate * Structural changes - specifically the proliferation of "passive investing" - have ...

The Election Bottom Line: Active Stock Picking Will Now Likely (and Perhaps, Materially), Outperform Passive Investing

* I now expect an acceleration in the pivot from growth to value * As reflected by recent voting results, Americans are more in the middle of the road than at the extremes  In a market warning in Monday's opening missive I wrote:  "The Georgia Senat...

Adding to VZ

I have been adding to Verizon throughout the day. Now medium-sized.  

Jim Cramer: 10 Big Dividend Stocks I Like Now

Jim Cramer: 10 Big Dividend Stocks I Like Now

I think investors deserve much better than to say that there's no opportunity for income in this market.

Long Verizon

* I am adding VZ to my Best Ideas List (long) * VZ is a conservative investment in a generally overvalued stock market  I have been doing plenty of research on Verizon over the last several weeks and I initiated a long investment position in VZ yest...

Georgia on My Mind, Monday's Market, Taper Tantrum, Shorting Tesla, Trading AT&T

Georgia on My Mind, Monday's Market, Taper Tantrum, Shorting Tesla, Trading AT&T

The entire financial media may have swung and missed on Monday, but our old nemesis, those keyword reading algorithms that determine price? They spun the marketplace like a top.

My Digital Infrastructure and Connectivity Investing Theme

In the past when I've sat in for Doug, I've shared my Thematic Leaders model portfolio, and in the pages of Real Money over the last few weeks I've started to flesh out the one for the Thematic Dividend Leaders. Last night the Thematic Dividend Lead...