Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

55.92
NYSE : Communications
Prev Close 56.78
Day Low/High 55.62 / 56.91
52 Wk Low/High 52.28 / 61.58
Avg Volume 12.67M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.14B
Market Cap 234.84B
EPS 3.80
P/E Ratio 14.83
Div & Yield 2.41 (4.26%)

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Verizon Downgraded to Neutral at UBS

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