Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)

49.71
NYSE : Technology
Prev Close 49.71
Day Low/High 0.00 / 0.00
52 Wk Low/High 46.01 / 56.95
Avg Volume 15.56M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.08B
Market Cap 204.65B
EPS 3.20
P/E Ratio 15.63
Div & Yield 2.31 (4.60%)

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Verizon, AT&T Join Chorus of Companies Curtailing YouTube and Google Advertisements

Verizon, AT&T Join Chorus of Companies Curtailing YouTube and Google Advertisements

Advertisers are angry over their ads appearing ahead of questionable content like terrorist videos.

Snap's Video Deal With MGM Highlights Big Bet on Mobile Video Advertising

Snap's Video Deal With MGM Highlights Big Bet on Mobile Video Advertising

Snap has cut production deals with just about every media company in the country. Its latest deal with MGM underscores its eagerness to spend money to attract mobile advertising.

AOL's Tim Armstrong Under Consideration for Uber COO Job - Report

AOL's Tim Armstrong Under Consideration for Uber COO Job - Report

Armstrong is reportedly among several executives being considered to help CEO Travis Kalanick manage the company.

Should You Still Buy AT&T As It Reaches New Highs?

Should You Still Buy AT&T As It Reaches New Highs?

The competitive telecom space is home to some great income opportunities.

From Holograms in Your Living Room to Drones, This Peek Into the Future of Retail Will Blow You Away

From Holograms in Your Living Room to Drones, This Peek Into the Future of Retail Will Blow You Away

Here's what retail could look like in 2030.

Why Shares of Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint Have Jumped Since the Election

Why Shares of Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint Have Jumped Since the Election

The companies are benefiting from several post-election trends, including expected deregulation and an increase in M&A activity.

You Now Have No Excuse for Not Cutting The Cable TV Cord

You Now Have No Excuse for Not Cutting The Cable TV Cord

It's amazing anyone still subscribes to cable TV given the plethora of lower-priced choices and the ability to curate a video selection that fits personal tastes.

Yahoo! Shareholders Get Millions of Reasons to Vote for Revised Deal With Verizon

Yahoo! Shareholders Get Millions of Reasons to Vote for Revised Deal With Verizon

Regulatory documents reveal Verizon Chairman and CEO McAdam initially pushed for a $925 million discount before agreeing to a $350 million price cut. Plus, who's replacing Marissa Mayer.

Time for Twitter to Tweet: We're Not in It for the Money

Time for Twitter to Tweet: We're Not in It for the Money

Twitter should embrace the novel idea of becoming a non-profit, for whether or not it knows it--it already is a non-profit.

Sony Pictures Eyes Hulu Founder as Next CEO

Sony Pictures Eyes Hulu Founder as Next CEO

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar is under consideration to become the next CEO of Sony Pictures Entertainment.

There's a Preferred Approach on Frontier

There's a Preferred Approach on Frontier

The common stock likely won't see a dividend, but this stock should.

Netflix, Google and Facebook Are Getting Creative About Profiting From Mobile Video

Netflix, Google and Facebook Are Getting Creative About Profiting From Mobile Video

Consumers watch video differently on smartphones than on PCs and TVs. Tech giants are responding with content and ads meant specifically for mobile devices.

U.S. Government Accuses Russian Security Officials of Partnering With Yahoo! Hackers

U.S. Government Accuses Russian Security Officials of Partnering With Yahoo! Hackers

The Department of Justice and FBI allege that officers with the FSB, the KGB's successor organization, helped plan and carry out the theft of 500 million Yahoo! user accounts.

Sinclair Buying Tribune? Not So Fast With All This TV Station Group Merger Talk

Sinclair Buying Tribune? Not So Fast With All This TV Station Group Merger Talk

Sinclair is eager to buy other station groups, and Tribune Media may be a seller. But any deal involving the country's largest TV station owners will require FCC rule changes.

Suddenly, Everyone's a Fan of the Market Again

Rally is impressive in its breadth.

Stocks Extend Gains After Fed Lifts Rates, Forecasts Two More Hikes This Year

Stocks Extend Gains After Fed Lifts Rates, Forecasts Two More Hikes This Year

Stocks extend gains Wednesday after the Federal Reserve opts to raise rates at its March meeting.

Verizon And CBS Corporation Announce Multiyear Content Carriage Agreement

Verizon And CBS Corporation Announce Multiyear Content Carriage Agreement

Deal Includes Retransmission Consent for CBS-Owned Stations, Including CBS-Owned The CW Affiliates, as well as SHOWTIME, CBS Sports Network and Smithsonian Channel on Verizon Fios TV

4 People to Be Charged By U.S. Over Yahoo! Hacks

4 People to Be Charged By U.S. Over Yahoo! Hacks

U.S. officials are set to charge four people overseas in connection to the Yahoo! hacks, according to a Bloomberg report.

Stocks Rise as Wall Street Expects Fed Rate Hike, Crude Recovers

Stocks Rise as Wall Street Expects Fed Rate Hike, Crude Recovers

Stocks move higher in anticipation of an interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve Wednesday afternoon.

Stock Futures Rise on Fed Day, Retail Sales Inch Higher

Stock Futures Rise on Fed Day, Retail Sales Inch Higher

Stock futures move higher in anticipation of an interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve Wednesday afternoon.

T-Mobile Is Head and Shoulders Above Competitors, and That's Not Good

T-Mobile Is Head and Shoulders Above Competitors, and That's Not Good

The stock has been an outperformer, but a head-and-shoulders top has formed, suggesting a pullback.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday

U.S. stock futures are rising Wednesday, the day the Federal Reserve is widely expected to raise interest rates for the third time in 15 months.

This Telecom Stock Is Doomed; Disconnect Now

This Telecom Stock Is Doomed; Disconnect Now

Sprint's woes are far from over. Here's why you shouldn't believe the analysts who are now bullish on the stock.

The Hip Get Even Hipper: Vice Media to Create Shows Exclusively for Snapchat

The Hip Get Even Hipper: Vice Media to Create Shows Exclusively for Snapchat

The television and digital media company continues to expand its reach on platforms frequented by the young, announcing a deal to create content for the very popular social app.