Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

56.54
1.90 3.20
NYSE
Prev Close 58.42
Open 56.99
Day Low/High 56.41 / 57.27
52 Wk Low/High 48.84 / 61.95
Volume 36.36M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4138.09B
Market Cap 237.82B
P/E Ratio 12.97
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Youth Gone Wild, The Swarm of Individual Traders, GameStop, Melvin Capital

Youth Gone Wild, The Swarm of Individual Traders, GameStop, Melvin Capital

As a trader who at times takes short positions, I don't know whether to stand up and applaud this group or to fear them.

Now Large Sized in Verizon

Besides moving back long banks, I added to my long .  

General Electric Isn't Out of the Woods Yet, Here's How I'd Trade it

General Electric Isn't Out of the Woods Yet, Here's How I'd Trade it

GE remains a cash flow based story, but I see two negatives.

Earnings Reports We'll Be Focusing on Next Week

As promised, here's my short list of corporate earnings reports to watch next week:  Monday, January 25: Xilinx . Tuesday, January 26: American Express ; Raytheon Technologies ; Verizon ; F5 Networks ; Microsoft ; Starbucks . Wednesday, January 27: ...

Rich Guys' Romp, a Breach of Self-Discipline, Trump Countdown, Small-Caps Sizzle

Rich Guys' Romp, a Breach of Self-Discipline, Trump Countdown, Small-Caps Sizzle

Plus, a preview of the coming Consumer Electronics Show and quick news hits on Micron and Boeing.

Adding to VZ

I added to my Verizon long this morning on weakness. Now large-sized.

Dealing With, Interpreting, and Understanding the Market Consequences of a Dark Day in History

* As I predicted 13 months ago, the streets have grown violent in the aftermath of the election * But, markets have no conscience and are increasingly dispassionate * Structural changes - specifically the proliferation of "passive investing" - have ...

The Election Bottom Line: Active Stock Picking Will Now Likely (and Perhaps, Materially), Outperform Passive Investing

* I now expect an acceleration in the pivot from growth to value * As reflected by recent voting results, Americans are more in the middle of the road than at the extremes  In a market warning in Monday's opening missive I wrote:  "The Georgia Senat...

Adding to VZ

I have been adding to Verizon throughout the day. Now medium-sized.  

Jim Cramer: 10 Big Dividend Stocks I Like Now

Jim Cramer: 10 Big Dividend Stocks I Like Now

I think investors deserve much better than to say that there's no opportunity for income in this market.

Long Verizon

* I am adding VZ to my Best Ideas List (long) * VZ is a conservative investment in a generally overvalued stock market  I have been doing plenty of research on Verizon over the last several weeks and I initiated a long investment position in VZ yest...

Georgia on My Mind, Monday's Market, Taper Tantrum, Shorting Tesla, Trading AT&T

Georgia on My Mind, Monday's Market, Taper Tantrum, Shorting Tesla, Trading AT&T

The entire financial media may have swung and missed on Monday, but our old nemesis, those keyword reading algorithms that determine price? They spun the marketplace like a top.

My Digital Infrastructure and Connectivity Investing Theme

In the past when I've sat in for Doug, I've shared my Thematic Leaders model portfolio, and in the pages of Real Money over the last few weeks I've started to flesh out the one for the Thematic Dividend Leaders. Last night the Thematic Dividend Lead...

Verizon's Number Hasn't Really Changed, but It's Worth a Call

Verizon's Number Hasn't Really Changed, but It's Worth a Call

Here's how to play the name right now.

Trump Stocks, Biden Stocks - How to Navigate the Election Unknown

Trump Stocks, Biden Stocks - How to Navigate the Election Unknown

Perhaps the best thing for the markets that might come out of Tuesday's election would be certainty, regardless of outcome.

Dial 'T' for Dividends

Dial 'T' for Dividends

AT&T has raised its dividend for 36 years in a row, qualifying as a Dividend Aristocrat.

In the 5G Race, the 'Crown' Goes to This Dividend Stock

In the 5G Race, the 'Crown' Goes to This Dividend Stock

The 5G 'dividend derby' has begun and here's who could benefit from the roll out of the technology.

'Inside Day', Electoral Risk, Banking Stocks, Stimulus Immediately Needed

'Inside Day', Electoral Risk, Banking Stocks, Stimulus Immediately Needed

There is a presidential debate on Thursday. The market is being forced to adjust for renewed potential uncertainty.

5 Thoughts on Apple's iPhone 12 and HomePod Mini Event

5 Thoughts on Apple's iPhone 12 and HomePod Mini Event

While 5G took the spotlight, the iPhone 12 line's camera improvements might ultimately be a bigger draw for many consumers.

Parsing the Breakdown of FAANG

Parsing the Breakdown of FAANG

The recent market leaders appear to be running out of steam, while stalwart stocks are grinding higher, with Verizon notable among them.

Is It Safe Now? Wall Street Bets on Science, Joy in Metville, Citi's Selloff

Is It Safe Now? Wall Street Bets on Science, Joy in Metville, Citi's Selloff

Electoral risk remains the monster under the bed, and it only grows as our legislators intentionally choose the blame game over honest cooperation.

How About That Merck and Seattle Genetics Deal?

How About That Merck and Seattle Genetics Deal?

I am long Merck, not Seattle Genetics, though the one to own now is obviously SGEN.

Make a 5G Call With Verizon

Make a 5G Call With Verizon

VZ seems like it is trying to break out.

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions or about my buy and short levels as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." -- Walter Deemer "When the ...

Back to School...Online

The last time I was helming the Diary, I touched on the prospects for the 2020-2021 school year to shift online. Indeed, in recent days we've seen a number of universities announce they were joining the ranks of grade and high schools that are only ...

TikTok Can Fill a Hole in Microsoft's Consumer Portfolio -- If Handled Right

TikTok Can Fill a Hole in Microsoft's Consumer Portfolio -- If Handled Right

TikTok could give Microsoft the kind of large-scale consumer mobile footprint it has wanted for years. And Microsoft in turn has some assets that TikTok could find useful.

Jim Cramer: This Is Where to Put Your Cash as Covid Surges

Jim Cramer: This Is Where to Put Your Cash as Covid Surges

Instead of scratching your head and saying the market defies logic, look to the Cramer Covid-19 Index.