Verizon Communications Profile

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Acquisition by Diercksen John W of tradable shares of Verizon Communications subject to Rule 16b-3

Verizon Communications insider trading alert for grant of common stock by Diercksen John W, Exec. VP - Strat Dev and Plng, on June 17, 2018. This event was filed by Verizon Communications In with SEC on 2005-07-06. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   

Verizon Communications Summary

If you?ve ever stopped and looked at the cell phone market, then you know the competition is fierce. Not only are the providers trying to get an edge, but the equipment they sell if just as important as the brand itself. Taking a look at Verizon, they have recently released numbers and acquired more users than the street thought. However, that does not take away the fact T-Mobile and Sprint are gaining ground. If you want to boil it down to any one item, it could be the cost of having a cell phone plan. [more]
Verizon Communications (VZ) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in NEW YORK, U.S.A and employs 154,700 people. Verizon Communications is listed under Communication category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Mega-Cap' category with market capitalization of 197.59 B. Verizon Communications is active under Communication Services sector as part of Diversified Telecommunications industry. This company has 4.13 B outstanding shares of which 28.69 M shares are at this time sold short in the market by investors with about 1.76 days to cover all shorted shares. VERIZON COMMUN reports about 1.92 B in cash with 9.81 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.47.
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Target Price Odds Analysis

Odds Below 48.06HorizonTargetOdds Above 48.06
32.08%30 days 48.06 67.08%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of Verizon Communications to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 67.08% (This Verizon Communications probability density function shows the probability of Verizon Communications Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares297.3 M14.2 B
Blackrock IncCommon Shares270.2 M12.9 B
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Verizon Communications Inc., through its subsidiaries, offers communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Verizon Communications operates under Telecom Services classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 154700 people. more
Fama & French Communication
Fama & French Classification
NameVerizon Communications
CEOTimothy ArmstrongView All
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Telecommunications, Diversified Telecommunications
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
LocationNEW YORK, U.S.A
Business Address1095 Avenue of the Americas
Foreign Associates
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00732712.0
SectorCommunication Services
IndustryDiversified Telecommunications
Contact Number212 395 1000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar

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Verizon Communications Analyst Recommendations
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Verizon Communications Earnings Estimates
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Quarterly Estimate1.01April 20, 2017
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Verizon Communications Corporate Directors
Martha Keeth Independent Director
Donald Nicolaisen Independent Director
Gregory Weaver Director, MBA
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