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Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)

NYSE: Technology

Company Profile
Price and Volume
Recent Price 48.69
52 Week High 53.66
52 Week Low 45.45
Avg. Daily Vol. (Mil) 14.32
Beta (3 year) 0.01
Share Related Items
Mkt Cap (Mil) 201,831.35
Shares Out (Mil) 4,145.23
Float (Mil) 4,139.46
Dividend Information
Yield % 4.50
Annual Dividend 2.20
Payout Ratio 45.00
Financial Strength
Quick Ratio 0.70
Current Ratio 0.90
LT Debt/ Equity 7.23
Total Debt / Equity 7.38
Valuation Ratios
Price Earnings 10.30
Price/Sales 1.63
Price/Book 13.54
Price/Cash Flow 5.00
Per Share Data
Earnings 4.71
Sales 29.83
Book Value 3.59
Cash Flow 9.76
Business Summary
Verizon Communications Inc. is a provider of communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies. Its two segments are Wireless and Wireline.
General Information
140 West Street
New York, NY 10007
www.verizon.com
Industry : Telecommunications
Sector: Technology
Employees: 177800
CEO: Lowell C. McAdam
Short Interest
Current Month (Mil) 44.82
Previous Month (Mil) 41.61
Short Interest Ratio (Days) 3.40
Management Effectiveness
Return on Equity 159.70
Return on Assets 10.60
Return on Investments 19.40
Profitability
Gross Margin 62.60
EBIT Margin 28.20
Profit Margin 19.30
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Analysts Ratings for VZ

Rating Current 1-Mo Ago 2-Mo Ago 3-Mo Ago
Strong Buy 17 18 20 18
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 5 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
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