Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

57.33
0.30 0.52
NYSE : Communications
Prev Close 57.63
Open 57.82
Day Low/High 57.16 / 57.99
52 Wk Low/High 47.13 / 61.58
Volume 12.18M
Avg Volume 13.68M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.14B
Market Cap 241.03B
EPS 3.80
Div & Yield 2.41 (4.16%)

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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.

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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.

Investing in 5G, the Next Industrial Revolution; What I Think About Apple Stock

Investing in 5G, the Next Industrial Revolution; What I Think About Apple Stock

I am upping my Apple price target.

Apple Shares Roll Merrily Past News of 5G iPhone Delay

Apple Inc. shares are shrugging off the chatter that the first 5G iPhone may not debut until 2021 -- the consensus expectation had been 2020. The comments stem from a UBS note out today: "Barring settlement w/ Qualcomm in the next few months, field ...

This High-Yielding Stock Keeps the Dividend Checks Coming

This High-Yielding Stock Keeps the Dividend Checks Coming

Company's eye-catching yield comes with a record of paying dividends for 55 consecutive quarters.

Klobuchar Infra Plan Could Reignite Debate Over Fixing Crumbling Roads and Bridges

Back in 2016, then presidential candidate Donald Trump campaigned on the need to fix crumbling infrastructure in the U.S., which, per the latest report card from the American Society of Civil Engineers, still gets a D-. Clearly there is work to be d...

Winners and Losers From Alphabet's Gaming Effort

Winners and Losers From Alphabet's Gaming Effort

The impact of Alphabet's angle into streaming is important for investors on either side of the initiative.

AT&T or Verizon: Which High-Yield Stock Is the Better Buy?

AT&T or Verizon: Which High-Yield Stock Is the Better Buy?

For investors seeking a steady stream of dividends, AT&T and Verizon offer two solid but somewhat different options.

These Stocks Will Drive the 5G Revolution

These Stocks Will Drive the 5G Revolution

There are myriad ways to play what many consider a revolution in telecommunications.

U.S./China Trade Deal, Fed's Powell Goes to Congress, HD Earnings: Market Recon

U.S./China Trade Deal, Fed's Powell Goes to Congress, HD Earnings: Market Recon

In the end, everything really boils down to growth, or at least setting the stage for increased growth.

Here's How to Trade Inseego

Here's How to Trade Inseego

Inseego is an under-the-radar 5G play that is garnering a lot of attention.

Here's Why I'm Bullish on Nokia Over the Coming Year

Here's Why I'm Bullish on Nokia Over the Coming Year

One big reason centers on the upcoming deployments of 5G networks.

Nokia Stock Sinks Despite Potential Trade War Tailwind

Nokia Stock Sinks Despite Potential Trade War Tailwind

Nokia shares could move higher if its key competitors are cut out of the West.

Snap Showed Some Improvement, But Isn't Out of the Woods Yet - Tech Check

Snap Showed Some Improvement, But Isn't Out of the Woods Yet - Tech Check

The Snapchat parent's stock is up strongly following a Q4 beat. However, user growth remained elusive and cash burn continued.

'Wonder Dogs' and 'Underdogs': 2 Hot Diggity Twists on the 'Dogs of the Dow'

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AT&T, Cord Cutting, and 5G

AT&T shares are down pre-market after missing revenue forecasts and reporting substantial video sub loses. The latter is not surprise following Verizon's results yesterday, which showed similar declines in its FiosTV business. No doubt we are seeing...

Corning Earnings Show Not All Component Suppliers Are the Same: Tech Check Blog

Corning Earnings Show Not All Component Suppliers Are the Same: Tech Check Blog

The glass maker is seeing strong optical fiber demand from telcos and data center owners, and is even growing its Gorilla Glass sales in the face of a weak smartphone market.

Sloppy Earnings, China's Economy, AMD Earnings Preview: Market Recon

Sloppy Earnings, China's Economy, AMD Earnings Preview: Market Recon

What we have seen of late from a number of chip producers really might be interpreted as pre-recessionary.