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Holding back the Dow today is Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 16-cent decline (-0.3%) bringing the stock to $49.72. Volume for Verizon Communications currently sits at 603,313 shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 13 million shares.Verizon Communications has a market cap of $206.31 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 1.5% year-to-date as of Wednesday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 4.3%. Verizon Communications Inc. provides communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. TheStreet Ratings rates Verizon Communications as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, compelling growth in net income, increase in stock price during the past year and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated.
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