Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

49.04
0.86 1.78
NYSE
Prev Close 48.18
Open 47.98
Day Low/High 47.76 / 49.20
52 Wk Low/High 45.55 / 59.26
Volume 22.69M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4199.64B
Market Cap 201.83B
P/E Ratio 12.97
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Sleep Better: 3 Dividend Stocks With High Yields and Low Volatility

Sleep Better: 3 Dividend Stocks With High Yields and Low Volatility

It may sound counterintuitive, but there is evidence suggesting that low-beta names can outperform high-beta names over long periods.

What to Do With AT&T and Warner Bros. Discovery After the Split

What to Do With AT&T and Warner Bros. Discovery After the Split

Experts suggest what both growth and income investors should do with these new 'separate' entities.

Don't Feel Too at Home in CASA, Despite Verizon Deal

Don't Feel Too at Home in CASA, Despite Verizon Deal

Casa Systems gapped higher after word hit that Verizon was investing about $40 million in the company's common stock. But the technical picture gives some caution.

AT&T, Warner Bros. Discovery Deal Leaves Plot Twists for Investors

AT&T, Warner Bros. Discovery Deal Leaves Plot Twists for Investors

How should investors view the new WBD and T now as the suspense of debt, combined entertainment powerhouses, legacy telecoms and competition take center stage?

AT&T Isn't Calling My Name, But I Have a Trade Idea

AT&T Isn't Calling My Name, But I Have a Trade Idea

Does the yield stand for long? AT&T reports next week.

AT&T Is Too Cheap to Ignore While Others 'Wait and See'

AT&T Is Too Cheap to Ignore While Others 'Wait and See'

Following the Warner split off, the shares will be among the cheapest in the S&P 500,

Berkshire Hathaway Is the Great American Conglomerate: Here's How to Trade It

Berkshire Hathaway Is the Great American Conglomerate: Here's How to Trade It

Berkshire, led by the brilliant pair of Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger, has been busy of late.

Why AT&T Is Still a Buy After the Dividend Cut

Why AT&T Is Still a Buy After the Dividend Cut

While the market has clearly soured on AT&T for the moment, there are several factors working in its favor.

Verizon's Charts Set Up for a Classic Standoff

Verizon's Charts Set Up for a Classic Standoff

The giant telecom is flashing bullish and bearish signals, so it may be best to stand aside for now.

Verizon Cut at JPMorgan

Rip-Roaring Reversal, Volume & Volatility, Smell of Fear, Fed, My Monday Trading

Rip-Roaring Reversal, Volume & Volatility, Smell of Fear, Fed, My Monday Trading

Picking a bottom is nearly impossible, but if one does not start layering in where the mud gets deep, then one ends up a bit light when the train leaves.

The One Thing Certain About the Market in 2022: Great Trading Opportunities

The One Thing Certain About the Market in 2022: Great Trading Opportunities

We don't know where the market will be a year from now, but we will have plenty of ups and downs to trade if we stay focused.

Metaverse Chatter

This morning a company I have to admit I never heard of - Vuzix - inked an agreement with Verizon to leverage the latter's 5G network to bring augment reality to sports and gaming. Verizon made a big deal about a number of added features its 5G netw...

The Most (Mr.) Wonderful Time of the Year for Dividend Income

The Most (Mr.) Wonderful Time of the Year for Dividend Income

The top-10 holdings of Kevin O'Leary's O'Shares FTSE U.S. Quality Dividend ETF are an interesting source of quality dividend growth stocks.

The Final 4 Bedraggled Stocks for My 2022 Tax Loss Selling Recovery Portfolio

The Final 4 Bedraggled Stocks for My 2022 Tax Loss Selling Recovery Portfolio

This quartet has had a rough 2021 but could be in for a rebound next year once investors harvest their losses in the shares.

A Little This, a Little That

Looking at the top five in the DJIA: * American Express breaches its 20-day moving average ($174.93) * Salesforce back to the mid-$260s after a big spill * Intel is gapping above its 50-day moving average ($51.13) after the announcement of its plan ...

DNA, VZ and CMCSA

I have covered my DNA short under $12 for a small profit. And I'm no longer holding Verizon or Comcast as the correction is creating more attractive longs.

What Wall Street and Investors Are Missing About General Motors

What Wall Street and Investors Are Missing About General Motors

GM is an underappreciated and undervalued investment opportunity.

We Line Up Two Dividend Telecoms to See Which Has the Right Number

We Line Up Two Dividend Telecoms to See Which Has the Right Number

It's a battle between AT&T and Verizon, both strong names and solid investments, and both winners for investors.

Goldman on Wireless and Cable

Interesting comments from Goldman Sachs on teleco/cable:  "....for a space where positioning and valuations are near/at local lows, Wireless stocks couldn't hold their gains last week (T & VZ) as the sector continues to trade with a 'glass half empt...

An Interesting Aside

In recent days my individual stock views are diverging meaningfully from my pal Jim Cramer.  Such drastic differences can be seen in my bullish views of and  , and in my bearish views on Netflix and Disney .  I am not sure what this means but maybe ...

From The Street of Dreams

Credit Suisse has a $60 price target on Verizon (I live at $56-$57): Estimate Changes: Our postpaid add estimates for 4Q are little changed, though we raise HSI 25k +108k. With Business net adds made up of more churn and more gross adds than we had ...

Beat From the Company That Everyone Hates

Large beat to expectations at AT&T     I mentioned this possibility following the Verizon beat on Wednesday. 

'Achieve' High Returns With These 3 Dividend Growth Stocks

'Achieve' High Returns With These 3 Dividend Growth Stocks

These names are among our favorite Dividend Achievers, those companies with at least a decade of dividend growth.

Algorithmic Control, Bearish Kass, Budget Framework, Trading Netflix, Microsoft

Algorithmic Control, Bearish Kass, Budget Framework, Trading Netflix, Microsoft

Plus, the Chinese government raised $4 billion in dollar bonds on Tuesday, borrowing on the cheap from the international community.

From The Street of Dreams (Part Deux)

Deutsche Bank initiates Verizon at Neutral with a price target of $55/share.  I purchased a week ago under $51. DB's target is reasonable - add in the dividend and I see it as an attractive cash equivalent with better return, dividend and appreciati...

I'm Calling on Verizon

I'm Calling on Verizon

With earnings coming up and the stock of Verizon at lows, I think there is a lot more upside than downside at this point.