Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

61.01
NYSE : Communications
Prev Close 61.19
Day Low/High 60.87 / 61.11
52 Wk Low/High 52.28 / 61.34
Avg Volume 10.65M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.14B
Market Cap 253.07B
EPS 3.80
P/E Ratio 15.73
Div & Yield 2.46 (3.98%)

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Make the Smart Call With This Dividend Stock

Make the Smart Call With This Dividend Stock

This major telecom offers a high yield and promising growth through 5G investments and the Internet of Things.

Verizon Cut at Nomura Instinet

Jim Cramer: Dow and AT&T Offer You a Twofer

Jim Cramer: Dow and AT&T Offer You a Twofer

The two stocks provide high yields and a chance for growth.

How I'd Play AT&T Now

How I'd Play AT&T Now

I love when activist investors, in this case Elliott Management, get involved in a name that I am already long.

Amazon Is a Trade for Now, The Fed Pipes Down: Market Recon

Amazon Is a Trade for Now, The Fed Pipes Down: Market Recon

Most important is that the Fed felt the need earlier this week to expand it's minimum offering for overnight repo operations, while also increasing the 14 day repos.

Trading ServiceNow, Defense Cloud Contract, Flat Netflix Stock: Market Recon

Trading ServiceNow, Defense Cloud Contract, Flat Netflix Stock: Market Recon

The Defense Department's potential $10 billion award for their cloud computing contract is a never ending saga with Microsoft and Amazon as finalists.

Jim Cramer: The Soundness of My Methods

Jim Cramer: The Soundness of My Methods

A little bit of luck and a lot of homework can go a long way to make Big Money out of Mad Money. It's buying a Biogen, a Centene, or a Bristol-Myers that could do just that for you.

Verizon, Disney, and My Netflix Rental

The announcement that Verizon customers will get Disney+ for free over the first 12 months has put a dent (-$9) into my most recent trading short rental, Netflix. That's on top of Friday's large loss. I will have more later in the week on how this m...

Verizon Is Ready for an Upside Breakout, Add to Longs

Verizon Is Ready for an Upside Breakout, Add to Longs

Let's check VZ's charts.

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.