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VZ - Verizon Communications Inc Share Price

$57.49 -0.1  -0.2%

Last Trade - 09/04/21

Large Cap
Market Cap £173.55bn
Enterprise Value £252.57bn
Revenue £93.59bn
Position in Universe 37th / 6827
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
131,620 125,980 126,034 130,863 131,868 128,292 133,080 135,830 -0.5%
-3.1 -4.7 -1.2 +34.3 +11.1 -12.1 +3.68 +2.05
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, VerizonCommunications Inc. revenues decreased 3% to $128.29B. Netincome decreased 8% to $17.8B. Revenues reflect Consumersegment decrease of 3% to $88.53B, Business segmentdecrease of 2% to $30.96B, Corporate And Other. segmentdecrease of 5% to $9.33B. Net income also reflects Consumersegment income decrease of less than 1% to $28.86B.Dividend per share increased from $2.42 to $2.47.
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Profile Summary

Verizon Communications Inc. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies. Its reportable segments are Verizon Consumer Group and Verizon Business Group. Its Consumer segment provides wireless and wireline communications services. Its wireless services are provided across wireless networks in the United States under the Verizon Wireless brand. Its wireline services are provided in nine states in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern United States, over its 100% fiber-optic network under the Fios brand and via traditional copper-based network. Its Business segment provides wireless and wireline communications services and products, video and data services, corporate networking solutions, security and managed network services, local and long-distance voice services and network access to deliver various Internet of Things (IoT) services and products.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated October 7, 1983
Public Since February 15, 1984
No. of Shareholders: 510,654
No. of Employees: 132,200
Sector Telecoms
Industry Telecommunications Services
Index Dow Jones Composite , Dow Jones Industrial Average , S&P 500 Telecom Services (sector), S&P Composite 1500 , S&P 500 ,
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 4,138,148,588
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Upcoming Events for VZ
Wednesday 21st April, 2021
Q1 2021 Verizon Communications Inc. Earnings Release
Wednesday 21st April, 2021
Q1 2021 Verizon Communications Inc. Earnings Call
Friday 7th May, 2021 Estimate
Verizon Communications Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 13th May, 2021
Verizon Communications Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 21st July, 2021
Q2 2021 Verizon Communications Inc. Earnings Call
Wednesday 21st July, 2021
Q2 2021 Verizon Communications Inc. Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Verizon Communications Inc
What is the Verizon Communications Inc share price?

As of 09/04/21, shares in Verizon Communications Inc are trading at $57.49, giving the company a market capitalisation of £173.55bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Verizon Communications Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in Verizon Communications Inc are currently trading at $57.49 and the price has moved by 0.09% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Verizon Communications Inc price has moved by -32.54% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Verizon Communications Inc?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Verizon Communications Inc, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 21 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Verizon Communications Inc is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Verizon Communications Inc next release its financial results?

Verizon Communications Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Verizon Communications Inc dividend yield?

The Verizon Communications Inc dividend yield is 4.3% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Verizon Communications Inc pay a dividend?

Last year, Verizon Communications Inc paid a total dividend of 2.47, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 4.3%. Looking ahead, Verizon Communications Inc has not announced an ex-dividend date yet and the next dividend pay date is 2021-05-03.

When does Verizon Communications Inc next pay dividends?

Verizon Communications Inc has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date and the next dividend pay date is 2021-05-03. The historic dividend yield on Verizon Communications Inc shares is currently 4.3%.

How do I buy Verizon Communications Inc shares?

To buy shares in Verizon Communications Inc you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Verizon Communications Inc?

Shares in Verizon Communications Inc are currently trading at $57.49, giving the company a market capitalisation of £173.55bn.

Where are Verizon Communications Inc shares listed? Where are Verizon Communications Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Verizon Communications Inc:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: VZ
What kind of share is Verizon Communications Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Verizon Communications Inc is currently classified as a Contrarian. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Verizon Communications Inc share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Verizon Communications Inc are currently priced at $57.49. At that level they are trading at 4.8% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 5.078 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Verizon Communications Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Verizon Communications Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -16.42%. At the current price of $57.49, shares in Verizon Communications Inc are trading at -0.74% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Verizon Communications Inc PE Ratio?

The Verizon Communications Inc PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 11.74. The shares are currently trading at $57.49.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Verizon Communications Inc?

Verizon Communications Inc's management team is headed by:

Clarence Otis - LED
Melanie Healey - IND
Anthony Skiadas - SVP
Shellye Archambeau - IND
Mark Bertolini - IND
Craig Silliman - EVP
Matthew Ellis - CFO
Rima Qureshi - EVP
Hans Vestberg - CHM
K. Guru Gowrappan - EVP
Ronan Dunne - EVP
Tamra Erwin - EVP
Kyle Malady - EVP
Christine Pambianchi - CHO
Roxanne Austin - DRC
Who are the major shareholders of Verizon Communications Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of Verizon Communications Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 7.88% (325.9m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.8% (198.7m shares)
State Street Global Advisors (US) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.89% (161.0m shares)
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Insurance Company
Percentage owned: 3.55% (146.7m shares)
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 2.82% (116.7m shares)
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