Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

55.16
NYSE : Communications
Prev Close 54.03
Day Low/High 54.32 / 55.19
52 Wk Low/High 46.09 / 61.58
Avg Volume 16.58M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.13B
Market Cap 223.25B
EPS 3.80
P/E Ratio 14.37
Div & Yield 2.41 (4.38%)

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

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

Selecting the creme de la creme of last year's top dividend dogs generated an average total return of 8.8%.

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.

Keep a Critical Eye on Verizon For Its Next Move - I'm Stumped

Keep a Critical Eye on Verizon For Its Next Move - I'm Stumped

A more cautious approach may be needed in the weeks ahead.

Let's See If Friday's Sunshine Was More Than a Break in the Clouds: Market Recon

Let's See If Friday's Sunshine Was More Than a Break in the Clouds: Market Recon

It's likely that investors will be closely watching the U.S.-China trade talks to see if the skies brighten longer term.

Jim Cramer: Best and Worst of the Dow in 2018

Jim Cramer: Best and Worst of the Dow in 2018

And which stocks are still a buy into 2019.

3 Key Bear Market Rules, 5 Bargain Buys and a Monthly Dividend Portfolio

3 Key Bear Market Rules, 5 Bargain Buys and a Monthly Dividend Portfolio

Dow Theory presents tips for surviving a bear market, some top year-end stock bargains and a simple strategy for monthly income.

Verizon Stock's Breakout Is No Flash in the Pan

Verizon Stock's Breakout Is No Flash in the Pan

Verizon broke out of a major pattern and is set to climb still higher going forward.

Jim Cramer: How Will We Know When the Pain Is Over?

Jim Cramer: How Will We Know When the Pain Is Over?

In a bear market the same pieces of news, perhaps weaker sales or perhaps tariffs, keep taking it down.

For Amazon, Fox's Regional Sports Networks Spell a Unique Opportunity

For Amazon, Fox's Regional Sports Networks Spell a Unique Opportunity

The most valuable U.S. sports rights are generally locked up for at least a few years. Successfully bidding for Fox's regional sports networks would give Amazon a way around this issue.

ShotSpotter: I Detect a Screaming Buy

ShotSpotter: I Detect a Screaming Buy

SSTI's upside potential is huge and the competition is next to zero.

4 Scenarios That Will Impact the Market: Market Recon

4 Scenarios That Will Impact the Market: Market Recon

And keep in mind that earnings season is not over, and there's enough juice left to impact the marketplace.

New Verizon Longs Should Be Enjoying the Ride Higher

New Verizon Longs Should Be Enjoying the Ride Higher

Hold longs, raise stops to $54 and look for gains to the $70-$72 area.

Jim Cramer: Avoid the Naked CEOs When the Tide Goes Out

Jim Cramer: Avoid the Naked CEOs When the Tide Goes Out

There is clear divergence between the best and the worst performers in each sector this earnings season.

We May Not Be in a Bear Market...Yet: Market Recon

We May Not Be in a Bear Market...Yet: Market Recon

But here are the signs to watch, and how to protect yourself.

PayPal's Merchant Services Moves Set Up Battle With Square

PayPal's Merchant Services Moves Set Up Battle With Square

The battle lines are drawn between PayPal and Square.

Verizon Poised to Break Out on the Topside - Go Long on Strength

Verizon Poised to Break Out on the Topside - Go Long on Strength

I can see that this stock has good upside potential and a nice dividend too.

Market Recon: You're Now in a Fistfight, So Stand and Fight!

Market Recon: You're Now in a Fistfight, So Stand and Fight!

The big, bad wolf showed up at the door on Wednesday, but here are ways to deal with him.

Make the Right Call With This Verizon Trade

Make the Right Call With This Verizon Trade

Verizon teaming up with Axon is a move in the right direction toward VZ's long-term growth.

Deal Speculation: Smaller Acquisitions That Would Make Sense for 2 Major Telecoms

While it's fun to theorize about who could take out Twitter and Square , how about a look at some smaller deals that could make sense? In fact, I'll give you 10+ deals I could see making sense before the end of 2019. We'll break this up into multipl...

Facebook's Slump Drags S&P's New Communications Index

Facebook's Slump Drags S&P's New Communications Index

Communications sector dipping on Facebook floundering.

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

The major U.S. indices were mixed in trading on Wednesday.

Tesla's Latest Over-the-Air Update Bricks Vehicle Autopilot: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Tesla's Latest Over-the-Air Update Bricks Vehicle Autopilot: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

The company expects the issue to be fixed by Friday.

Jim Cramer: The Bear In the Market Is Roving Right Now

Jim Cramer: The Bear In the Market Is Roving Right Now

Stay diversified and stay the course, there's nothing here that's going to change things longer term.

Apple's Embedded SIM Cards May Hurt Telecoms, Benefit Consumers

Apple's Embedded SIM Cards May Hurt Telecoms, Benefit Consumers

Apple's reported push for embedded SIM cards could spell trouble for mobile carriers.

Verizon Downgraded at Barclays