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Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)

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Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon) is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies. The Company offers voice, data and video services and solutions on its wireless and wireline networks.... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.40
Market Cap(Mil.): $208,438.30
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 4,076.63
Dividend: 0.58
Yield (%): 4.52

Financials

  VZ Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 14.90 20.83 20.57
EPS (TTM): 3.43 -- --
ROI: 7.02 23.19 21.25
ROE: 83.48 26.33 26.48

Verizon to sell data centers to Equinix for $3.6 billion

Verizon Communications Inc , the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, is selling 29 data centers in the United States and Latin America to Equinix Inc for $3.6 billion, as the telecom giant focuses on its core business.

Dec 06 2016

FCC approves Verizon acquisition of Icahn's XO Communications

WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has approved Verizon Communications Inc's $1.8 billion acquisition of Carl Icahn's XO Communications fiber-optic business, an agency order published on Thursday said.

Nov 17 2016

U.S. FCC approves Verizon acquisition of Icahn's XO Communications

WASHINGTON, Nov 17 The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has approved Verizon Communications Inc's $1.8 billion acquisition of Carl Icahn's XO Communications fiber-optic business, an agency order published on Thursday said.

Nov 17 2016

AOL to cut 500 jobs, mostly in corporate units: source

Verizon Communications Inc's AOL digital media unit will lay off 5 percent of its workforce, or about 500 people, to consolidate operations after recent acquisitions, a person familiar with the situation said on Thursday.

Nov 17 2016

UPDATE 2-AOL to cut 500 jobs, mostly in corporate units -source

Nov 17 Verizon Communications Inc's AOL digital media unit will lay off 5 percent of its workforce, or about 500 people, to consolidate operations after recent acquisitions, a person familiar with the situation said on Thursday.

Nov 17 2016

AOL to cut 5 pct of its workforce - source

Nov 17 Digital media company AOL, owned by Verizon Communications Inc, will lay off 5 percent of its workforce, or about 500 employees, a source familiar with the situation said.

Nov 17 2016

BRIEF-Verizon buys New York-based LQD WiFi

* Verizon acquires LQD WiFi to humanize the citizen engagement experience

Nov 14 2016

Yahoo hacks out more wiggle room for Verizon

NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - Yahoo is hacking out more wiggle room for Verizon. The beleaguered internet firm waited until the day after the U.S. election to reveal a hacker's July claim to have certain user data. That's when it inked a $4.8 billion sale to the telecommunications giant. The latest hit to Yahoo's reputation gives Verizon extra firepower to snag a better deal.

Nov 10 2016

Dish Network posts lower-than-expected profit, loses subscribers

U.S. satellite TV operator Dish Network Corp reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as it lost more pay-TV subscribers due to stiff competition from online video services.

Nov 09 2016

UPDATE 2-Dish Network posts lower-than-expected profit, loses subscribers

Nov 9 U.S. satellite TV operator Dish Network Corp reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as it lost more pay-TV subscribers due to stiff competition from online video services.

Nov 09 2016

Competitors

  Price Chg
Apple Inc. (AAPL.OQ) $113.95 +1.83
AT&T Inc. (T.N) $40.38 -0.03
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT.OQ) $61.97 +0.96
T-Mobile Us Inc (TMUS.OQ) $56.74 -1.81
SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) ¥7,825 +33.00

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