Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

53.99
0.78 1.40
NYSE : Communications
Prev Close 54.77
Open 54.65
Day Low/High 53.75 / 54.65
52 Wk Low/High 48.84 / 62.22
Volume 8.24M
Avg Volume 16.06M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.14B
Market Cap 227.76B
EPS 4.70
P/E Ratio 11.84
Div & Yield 2.46 (4.43%)

From the Street of Dreams

Several moves in stocks I am involved with: * MKM upgrades with a $64/share price target. (The shares are +$2 or +4%)  * Goldman place on its Best Ideas List with a $61/share price target. (The share are down by-1%). * Keefe upgraded with a $120/sha...

Less Pontification, More Bottom-Up Ideas

* Will be forthcoming... At all times, but particularly during a crisis, circulating bottom-up investment ideas is of paramount importance. Don't get me wrong, a market view is very important - and so is the analytical discussion surrounding that ma...

Not Even Dividend Aristocrats and Kings Are Immune to Covid-19 Cuts

Not Even Dividend Aristocrats and Kings Are Immune to Covid-19 Cuts

Investors are wise to take a wait-and-see approach amid store closures, furloughs, social distancing and other measures in response to the outbreak.

Managing Volatility, Watching Jobless Claims and Trading Notes

Managing Volatility, Watching Jobless Claims and Trading Notes

Profiting from Zoom, adding to Verizon and watching Microsoft as we wait for data on employment and how the fiscal support bill will play out.

Updating New Buys

Over the last few days I have established new positions in , , , , , , ,  , , , , and some other more speculative investments. I also initiated a long S&P futures position which I will jettison on an extension of this rally (if it occurs).

I See a Smorgasbord of Possible 'Generational' Opportunities: Constructing an Investment Portfolio for the Next 1-3 Years

* Before you read this opening missive be sure you understand your risk appetite and profile as well as your time frame * I see a possible "generational" investment opportunity developing and I am now even more aggressively buying for the intermedia...

In This Stay-At-Home Environment, Verizon Shares Could Rally 30%

In This Stay-At-Home Environment, Verizon Shares Could Rally 30%

Here's how to play shares of the telecom giant.

Today's (and Yesterday's) Trades

I added to , , , , , , and this morning. A reminder that yesterday I initiated new positions in , , , , and .

These Are the Times We Live In

These Are the Times We Live In

Here again is my approach and my three stock groups: 'rebound', 'revenue' and 'virus'.

5G and Cloud Capex Could Be Pockets of Strength for Tech in the Near Term

5G and Cloud Capex Could Be Pockets of Strength for Tech in the Near Term

Stimulus efforts could give a boost to 5G infrastructure spending, and usage spikes for many online services could drive higher cloud capex.

5 New Long Positions

In addition to materially adding to existing longs, I have established new long positions (some are trades, other investments) in the following equities this morning: , , , and . 

Jim Cramer: Panicking Never Made Anyone a Dime, but These Will

Jim Cramer: Panicking Never Made Anyone a Dime, but These Will

Here are six companies that should come through in the tough times ahead.

Is There a Chart Bottom on the Horizon for Verizon?

Is There a Chart Bottom on the Horizon for Verizon?

Let's check the technical conditions of VZ.

Jim Cramer: Rate Cut No Cure for Coronavirus

Jim Cramer: Rate Cut No Cure for Coronavirus

But don't throw up your arms yet -- here are names that could be golden opportunities.

Jim Cramer: Are These 10 High-Yielding Stocks on Your Radar?

Jim Cramer: Are These 10 High-Yielding Stocks on Your Radar?

These Dow stocks all yield above 3.3% right now, but are they worth the risk?

Jim Cramer: I Don't Know Where It Will Bottom, I Do Know What to Buy and Sell

Jim Cramer: I Don't Know Where It Will Bottom, I Do Know What to Buy and Sell

This is the time to high grade your portfolio, take some losses and move to better stocks.

Have 'Dominion' Over Your Dividend Earnings

Have 'Dominion' Over Your Dividend Earnings

Dominion Energy has increased its dividend consistently over the last 16 years.

Nokia and its Peers Have Good Reasons to Explore M&A

Nokia and its Peers Have Good Reasons to Explore M&A

With telecom capex still under pressure amid 5G rollout delays, equipment suppliers might find consolidation to be the best path to profit growth.

Bells Are Ringing for AT&T

Bells Are Ringing for AT&T

Either the name is going to rally or the dividend is going to get dropped.

T-Mobile-Sprint Could Have Very Different Impacts on U.S. Wireless vs. Broadband

T-Mobile-Sprint Could Have Very Different Impacts on U.S. Wireless vs. Broadband

In the long run, the deal could be bad news for U.S. wireless pricing and competition, but good news for the U.S. broadband market.

Here's an Options Trade Idea for Sprint

Here's an Options Trade Idea for Sprint

If one is long the stock, it's time for a victory lap for hanging on for so long.

The Battle Over 5G

Shares of mobile infrastructure companies Ericsson and Nokia are catching a bid this morning for a different reason tied to 5G than you might initially think. Yes, so far this earnings season we've received a number of comments that point to the 5G ...

Disney+ Is Off to a Strong Start, But Netflix Is Holding Up Well

Disney+ Is Off to a Strong Start, But Netflix Is Holding Up Well

Disney made a number of encouraging disclosures about Disney+ on Tuesday. But Netflix's subscriber growth still looks pretty solid.

Waiting for Disney to Come Down to Earth

Waiting for Disney to Come Down to Earth

As everyone watches direct to consumer and international -- as well as the cost of the coronavirus -- here's where I want to see DIS before buying.

The Fed's Moves, Trading 5 Stocks, Coronavirus and the Market: Market Recon

The Fed's Moves, Trading 5 Stocks, Coronavirus and the Market: Market Recon

It's no secret that the Fed would like to get out of the short-term repo business.

Jim Cramer: 6 Stocks to Buy on Coronavirus Fears

Jim Cramer: 6 Stocks to Buy on Coronavirus Fears

These companies all could be strong -- even if the 2019 nCoV fear spreads.

Top Stock Picks for 2020 in Utilities, Infrastructure and Renewables

Top Stock Picks for 2020 in Utilities, Infrastructure and Renewables

These 8 value selections have a particular focus on renewables.

This Verizon Trade Has a Nice Ring to It

This Verizon Trade Has a Nice Ring to It

With yields where they are, money is going to want to find stocks that pay a nice dividend.

Iran, 5G, China Trade and Bed, Bath & Beyond: Market Recon

Iran, 5G, China Trade and Bed, Bath & Beyond: Market Recon

Iran tension is not the market-turning catalyst one might have expected.

I'm Ringing in 2020 With This Smartphone-Powering Stock

I'm Ringing in 2020 With This Smartphone-Powering Stock

As 5G fires up across the nation and beyond, this chip-maker will likely be called on to let phones connect to new and old generations of networks.