Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)

52.56
NYSE : Technology
Prev Close 52.35
Day Low/High 52.15 / 52.82
52 Wk Low/High 42.20 / 56.95
Avg Volume 13.16M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.08B
Market Cap 213.39B
EPS 4.40
P/E Ratio 14.75
Div & Yield 2.31 (4.40%)

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Cramer: Twitter Makes a Great Takeover Prospect

Cramer: Twitter Makes a Great Takeover Prospect

A visionary like Vala Afshar understands the potential that Twitter really has.

Twitter's Board Reportedly Wants a Sale, and a New Downgrade Helps Explain Why

Twitter's Board Reportedly Wants a Sale, and a New Downgrade Helps Explain Why

Reports that Twitter is on the block come just after an analyst shared survey data indicating the company's ad sales performance continues to worsen.

Jim Cramer: Yahoo! Hack Likely Won't Derail Verizon Deal

Jim Cramer: Yahoo! Hack Likely Won't Derail Verizon Deal

Yahoo! should have come clean earlier on its hacking problem, but it likely won't derail the Verizon deal because it was not a ransom hack, says Jim Cramer.

Morning Movers: YHOO, TWTR, FB, FINL

Morning Movers: YHOO, TWTR, FB, FINL

Yahoo's confirmation of Recode's report of a "massive data breach" sent shares tanking.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Friday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Friday

Yahoo's data breach is likely the largest hacking incident to date; Wells Fargo CEO resigns from Fed's advisory council; Facebook overestimated a key video metric, a report says.

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Red Hat, Lululemon Athletica

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Red Hat, Lululemon Athletica

Cramer says Red Hat shares should be higher and Lululemon is a rare gem in retail.

Yahoo Confirms 500 Million Users Affected by Largest-Ever Data Breach: Is Your Money Safe?

Yahoo Confirms 500 Million Users Affected by Largest-Ever Data Breach: Is Your Money Safe?

The breach at Yahoo (YHOO) in 2014 is likely the largest hacking incident to occur, as the company confirmed today that it affected 500 million users in 2014.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Tune Out the Fed, Focus on What Matters

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Tune Out the Fed, Focus on What Matters

Focus on finding stocks of high-quality companies at good prices, Cramer advises.

Yahoo! Isn't Alone: A Recent History of Massive Data Breaches

Yahoo! Isn't Alone: A Recent History of Massive Data Breaches

Your bank, your health insurer and even your favorite stores have also had their customers' data stolen by hackers.

Stocks Need More New Highs

The number is increasing but it's still below peak readings.

Here's Why Cable Companies Like Comcast Keep Trying to Enter Inhospitable Wireless Market

Here's Why Cable Companies Like Comcast Keep Trying to Enter Inhospitable Wireless Market

Charter and Comcast are the latest cable operators to try to crack the wireless market, a trend that's been going on for more than two decades.

Yahoo! May Disclose 'Massive' Data Breach as Soon as This Week

Yahoo! May Disclose 'Massive' Data Breach as Soon as This Week

Recode says the Web giant's so-called data breach could be unveiled soon.

Verizon CFO Downplays the Impact of Apple's iPhone 7 Roll-Out

Verizon CFO Downplays the Impact of Apple's iPhone 7 Roll-Out

Fran Shammo said he doesn't expect the iPhone 7's launch to affect its margins, and touted Verizon's growth initiatives at an investor conference.

Verizon (VZ) Stock Higher, Potentially Seeking Deal With Video Startup Vessel

Verizon (VZ) Stock Higher, Potentially Seeking Deal With Video Startup Vessel

Verizon (VZ) is reportedly looking to acquire Vessel, a video startup founded by former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar.

Morning Movers: YHOO, VZ, GOOGL, AMZN, CMCSA

Morning Movers: YHOO, VZ, GOOGL, AMZN, CMCSA

200 million Yahoo accounts were compromised by a hacker who was been shopping the account info online since August.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

U.S. stock futures edge higher after the Federal Reserve leaves interest rates unchanged; a report says Yahoo! may confirm this week a massive data breach of its service.

Warren Buffett Loves These 7 Dividend Stocks -- but What Do the Charts Say?

Warren Buffett Loves These 7 Dividend Stocks -- but What Do the Charts Say?

Here's a technical look at how to trade Warren Buffett's seven best stocks for dividend growth.

Cramer: When Long Term Is the Best Term

Cramer: When Long Term Is the Best Term

Don't give up the ship on these stocks.

Warren Buffett's 7 Best Stocks for Dividend Growth: The Definitive List

Warren Buffett's 7 Best Stocks for Dividend Growth: The Definitive List

This article systematically identifies and examines Warren Buffett's seven best stocks for dividend growth, ranking them from 'worst' to best.

Verizon's (VZ) Media Strategy Compared to a Shopping Mall

Verizon's (VZ) Media Strategy Compared to a Shopping Mall

Bank of America Merrill Lynch senior telecom analyst David Barden explained why he would use a shopping mall analogy to illustrate Verizon's (VZ) media strategy.

Google's Big Oct. 4 Smartphone Event Looks to Be About Presenting a New Mobile Vision

Google's Big Oct. 4 Smartphone Event Looks to Be About Presenting a New Mobile Vision

In addition to new phones, Google might show off a VR headset and detail its home assistant. Its mobile vision is now about much more than just phones and tablets.

Cramer: Underdog Sprint's Good Run Isn't Over

Cramer: Underdog Sprint's Good Run Isn't Over

CEO Marcelo Claure is operating a rebellious operation to take share from everyone.

Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure: Company's Turnaround Plan Remains on Track

Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure: Company's Turnaround Plan Remains on Track

Speaking at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference, Sprint president and CEO Marcelo Claure touted the progress the wireless carrier has made in attracting customers and growing its business again.

Jim Cramer says He's Impressed With What Sprint's CEO Has Done

Jim Cramer says He's Impressed With What Sprint's CEO Has Done

Jim Cramer says Sprint's CEO has made some impressive moves, including hiring the actor that used to do commercials for Verizon.

Comcast Plans Wireless Service Debut in Mid-2017, Roberts Says

Comcast Plans Wireless Service Debut in Mid-2017, Roberts Says

Comcast plans to debut a wireless offering in mid-2017, signaling the potential for stepped-up competition for Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile.

United Way Of New York City, The New York Giants And Verizon Launch Character Playbook

United Way Of New York City, The New York Giants And Verizon Launch Character Playbook

Character Education Program Focuses on Helping Students Develop and Maintain Healthy Relationships

Should You Be Concerned With Apple's New Headphones? -- Tech Roundup

Should You Be Concerned With Apple's New Headphones? -- Tech Roundup

Consumers may have worries about losing wireless headphones or having them fall out. But Apple CEO Tim Cook finds that to not be the case.