Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)

45.91
0.76 1.63
NYSE : Technology
Prev Close 46.67
Open 46.61
Day Low/High 45.89 / 46.64
52 Wk Low/High 46.01 / 56.95
Volume 25.91M
Avg Volume 15.58M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.08B
Market Cap 193.23B
EPS 3.20
P/E Ratio 14.75
Div & Yield 2.31 (4.90%)

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Didi Chuxing vs. Uber?; Bitcoin Hits All-Time High -- Tech Roundup

Didi Chuxing vs. Uber?; Bitcoin Hits All-Time High -- Tech Roundup

Didi Chuxing reportedly raised $5.5 billion at a $50 billion valuation, while Bitcoin set a new all-time high at $1,331.31.

AOL's Armstrong Assembles Oath Leadership Team

AOL's Armstrong Assembles Oath Leadership Team

Oath is the name of the new organization that will combine the Yahoo! and AOL teams after Verizon's acquisition of Yahoo! closes.

Bearish Bets: Big Blue, a Wireless Giant and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

NRZ, IBM, VZ, AKR and WRI all recently were downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

Expect Telecom M&A Talks to Get Loud as FCC Quiet Period Comes to a Close

Expect Telecom M&A Talks to Get Loud as FCC Quiet Period Comes to a Close

As of 6pm Thursday, Comcast, Dish, T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon and others can resume strategic talks.

Analysts' Actions -- Buffalo Wild Wings, Citrix, JPMorgan, PayPal and More

Analysts' Actions -- Buffalo Wild Wings, Citrix, JPMorgan, PayPal and More

Here are Thursday's top research calls, including upgrades for Citrix, JPMorgan, PayPal and Wells Fargo, and a downgrade for Buffalo Wild Wings.

Comcast Shares Surge as Company Bucks Cable TV's Downward Trend

Comcast Shares Surge as Company Bucks Cable TV's Downward Trend

The media conglomerate posted a 20% profit jump in the first quarter, boosted by an increase in cable subscribers and the box office of 'Fifty Shades Darker' and 'Get Out.'

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Fires Opening Salvo in Bid to Repeal Net Neutrality

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Fires Opening Salvo in Bid to Repeal Net Neutrality

The FCC's new chief laid out the case for rolling back regulations that classify broadband as a utility in a much-watched speech in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday.

Cutting Sonus' Price Target, and a Reminder on CalAtlantic Homes

Sonus Networks posted less disappointed than expected earnings.

Cyberespionage And Ransomware Attacks Are On The Increase Warns The Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report

Cyberespionage And Ransomware Attacks Are On The Increase Warns The Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report

Ransomware attacks gain greater popularity: now fifth most common specific malware variety

Ratings Changes Today

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Here's How T-Mobile Is Winning Subscribers Away From Verizon and AT&T

Here's How T-Mobile Is Winning Subscribers Away From Verizon and AT&T

Recent earnings reports show that T-Mobile's subscriber growth remains much better than that of its larger rivals. The difference in service revenue growth is larger still.

9 Iconic Internet Brands That Have Disappeared

9 Iconic Internet Brands That Have Disappeared

Remember GeoCities, Friendster and Ask Jeeves? So do we.

T's Earnings Miss Could Be a Buying Opportunity

Our thesis on the AT&T shares has centered around the pending transformation that will occur in the business model following the merger with Time Warner.

Verizon Telematics Delivers One-Stop Shop To Prepare Commercial Fleet Customers For The Impending Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Deadline

Verizon Telematics Delivers One-Stop Shop To Prepare Commercial Fleet Customers For The Impending Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Deadline

Meeting the ELD mandate can be simplified through hardware, software and services combinations for every fleet

T-Mobile's Share Gains Against Verizon and AT&T Continue, and There Are No Easy Fixes

T-Mobile's Share Gains Against Verizon and AT&T Continue, and There Are No Easy Fixes

Recent earnings reports show that T-Mobile's subscriber growth remains much better than that of its larger rivals. The difference in service revenue growth is larger still.

Uber's Self-Flying Taxis; Apple's Carpool Karaoke Delayed -- Tech Roundup

Uber's Self-Flying Taxis; Apple's Carpool Karaoke Delayed -- Tech Roundup

Uber plans to launch its self-flying taxis in 2020.

FCC Chairman Targets 'Outdated' Media Rules; Net Neutrality Could Be Next

FCC Chairman Targets 'Outdated' Media Rules; Net Neutrality Could Be Next

Ajit Pai laid out his anti-regulatory agenda in a speech to the National Association of Broadcasters.

Verizon's Debt May Curb Its M&A Appetite

Verizon's Debt May Curb Its M&A Appetite

The telecom giant's highest-ever leverage ratio could complicate its efforts to make acquisitions, MoffettNathanson says.

T-Mobile Holds Up Against Increasing Competition in Q1: What Wall Street's Saying

T-Mobile Holds Up Against Increasing Competition in Q1: What Wall Street's Saying

T-Mobile's added subscribers number for the quarter was higher than expected.

Straight Path Shares Jump as It Announces Unsolicited Offer 'Superior' to AT&T's

Straight Path Shares Jump as It Announces Unsolicited Offer 'Superior' to AT&T's

Shares of fellow niche spectrum owner Globalstar also gain, as Verizon declines to say whether it submitted the $1.8 billion bid.

T-Mobile USA CEO Slams Verizon and Comcast in Latest Earnings Call

T-Mobile USA CEO Slams Verizon and Comcast in Latest Earnings Call

John Legere says the two companies' wireless partnership is doomed to fail and crows about T-Mobile's four-year streak of adding one million subscribers a quarter.

Yahoo! CEO Mayer Set to Make $186 Million From Verizon Deal

Yahoo! CEO Mayer Set to Make $186 Million From Verizon Deal

Yahoo! sold its business to Verizon Communications last year for $4.5 billion and the deal is expected to close in June.

Income Seeker: Why Income Seekers Need to be Value Seekers

Paul Price says buy only when a stock's P/E is lower and its yield is higher than its own average levels.

Income Seekers Need to Be Value Seekers

Income Seekers Need to Be Value Seekers

Choosing a Stock With a Big Dividend Can Still Lose You Money

The Huffington Post Rebrands, but What Will It Stand For?

The Huffington Post Rebrands, but What Will It Stand For?

Arianna's gone and so is the "Huffington." But the rebrand is just prologue for a business that's struggled as Verizon tries to become a content company.

Huffington Post Gets a Redesign

Huffington Post Gets a Redesign

Ken Doctor gives a look behind the scenes of The Huffington Post's redesign.

Yahoo! CEO Mayer Not Joining New Leadership Team Under Verizon

Yahoo! CEO Mayer Not Joining New Leadership Team Under Verizon

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer was expected to step down after Verizon finalized the deal to purchase the Internet firm.

T-Mobile USA Boss Legere to Report Q1 Results, Likely Mock Wireless Rivals After the Close Today

T-Mobile USA Boss Legere to Report Q1 Results, Likely Mock Wireless Rivals After the Close Today

Did T-Mobile take market share in the first quarter? Also, is the wireless carrier a takeover candidate, and what will it do with the $8 billion in spectrum it's buying?