Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)

VZ (NYSE:Telecommunications)
$50.07
pos +0.73
+1.50%
Today's Range: 49.32 - 50.17 | VZ Avg Daily Volume: 14,118,400
Last Update: 11/26/14 - 2:56 PM EST
Volume: 8,184,433
YTD Performance: 0.41%
Open: $49.37
Previous Close: $49.34
52 Week Range: $45.45 - $53.66
Oustanding Shares: 4,149,723,706
Market Cap: 205,411,323,447
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for VZ
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 17 17 18 20
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 5 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.50 1.50 1.48 1.43
Latest Dividend: 0.55
Latest Dividend Yield: 4.44%
Dividend Ex-Date: 10/08/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 10.33
Price Earnings Comparisons:
VZ Sector Avg. S&P 500
10.33 10.30 26.00
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.39% -1.34% 39.58%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 4.10 0.13 0.04
Net Income 123.00 1.30 0.32
EPS 1,208.50 3.46 0.64
Earnings for VZ:
EBITDA 48.57B
Revenue 120.55B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.81 $0.97 $3.51 $3.82
Number of Analysts 14 6 13 19
High Estimate $0.86 $1.00 $3.78 $4.05
Low Estimate $0.76 $0.94 $3.44 $3.65
Prior Year $0.66 $0.84 $2.84 $3.51
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 21.97% 15.87% 23.73% 8.80%
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By

Sham Gad

 | Nov 10, 2014 | 2:00 PM EST

It will take patience and courage to invest in these two.

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Christopher Versace

 | Nov 10, 2014 | 12:00 PM EST

This company's opportunities are massive, and so the recent price drop is a fine opportunity.

By

Gary Dvorchak

 | Nov 10, 2014 | 8:00 AM EST

Looks like analysts had the right call.

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Christopher Versace

 | Nov 2, 2014 | 12:00 PM EST

Driving-assistance robotics are positively mushrooming.

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David Katz

 | Oct 21, 2014 | 12:30 PM EDT

Investing during a mid-term election can offer large returns.

By

David Katz

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

There is a disconnect between stock prices and intrinsic value.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Sep 23, 2014 | 11:47 AM EDT

Be picky in this tough market.

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Jim Cramer

 | Sep 17, 2014 | 5:02 PM EDT

I like the common-sense stance she has taken.

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Doug Kass

 | Sep 11, 2014 | 1:30 PM EDT

The core iPhone product now offers fewer features than its competitors but still charges a higher price.

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Doug Kass

 | Sep 11, 2014 | 10:18 AM EDT
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