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Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N)

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Verizon Says Verizon Wireless Posted 1.2 Million Retail Postpaid Net Additions In Q4
Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 11:12am EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON REPORTS STRONG CUSTOMER LOYALTY AND WIRELESS NET ADDITIONS IN 4Q 2018.VERIZON - VERIZON WIRELESS POSTED 1.2 MILLION RETAIL POSTPAID NET ADDITIONS IN FOURTH-QUARTER 2018.VERIZON - RETAIL POSTPAID PHONE CHURN WAS 0.82 PERCENT IN Q4.VERIZON - OF VERIZON WIRELESS' 1.2 MILLION RETAIL POSTPAID NET ADDITIONS IN Q4 2018, ABOUT 650,000 WERE PHONE NET ADDITIONS.  Full Article

Verizon Says Beginning January 8, Verizon Media Group Will Replace The Oath Brand
Tuesday, 18 Dec 2018 05:18pm EST 

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON SAYS BEGINNING JANUARY 8, VERIZON MEDIA GROUP WILL REPLACE THE OATH BRAND.  Full Article

Verizon Says About 10,400 Employees Accepted Voluntary Separation Offer
Monday, 10 Dec 2018 10:19am EST 

Dec 10 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF VOLUNTARY SEPARATION OFFER.VERIZON - ANNOUNCED THAT APPROXIMATELY 10,400 EMPLOYEES HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED AS PART OF A VOLUNTARY PROGRAM.VERIZON - VOLUNTARY SEPARATION PROGRAM OFFERS UP TO 60 WEEKS' SALARY, BONUS AND BENEFITS, DEPENDING ON LENGTH OF SERVICE.VERIZON - COMPANY HAD 152,300 EMPLOYEES AT END OF THIRD-QUARTER 2018.VERIZON - 10,400 EMPLOYEES HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED AS PART OF A VOLUNTARY PROGRAM TO LEAVE BUSINESS.  Full Article

Verizon Communications Sets Quarterly Dividend Of $0.6025 Per Share
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 12:03pm EST 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::SETS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.6025 PER SHARE.  Full Article

Verizon And Samsung To Release 5G Smartphone In The U.S. In First Half Of 2019
Monday, 3 Dec 2018 08:00am EST 

Dec 3 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON AND SAMSUNG TO RELEASE 5G SMARTPHONE IN THE U.S. IN FIRST HALF OF 2019.VERIZON - VERIZON, SAMSUNG PLANS TO BRING ONE OF FIRST COMMERCIAL 5G SMARTPHONES TO MARKET IN FIRST HALF OF 2019.  Full Article

Verizon Acquires Software Defined Perimeter Assets From Vidder
Friday, 16 Nov 2018 01:51pm EST 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON ACQUIRES SOFTWARE DEFINED PERIMETER ASSETS FROM VIDDER TO ENHANCE ENTERPRISE VIRTUALIZED SECURE NETWORKING SERVICES.TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT ANNOUNCED..  Full Article

Verizon Announces New Business Operating Structure
Monday, 5 Nov 2018 07:18am EST 

Nov 5 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON - ANNOUNCED A NEW OPERATING. STRUCTURE FOCUSED ON 3 AREAS: CONSUMER, BUSINESS & VERIZON MEDIA GROUP/OATH.VERIZON - EXPECTS TO TRANSITION TO FINANCIAL REPORTING UNDER NEW STRUCTURE DURING Q2 2019.VERIZON - CHANGES UNDER NEW STRUCTURE WILL BE EFFECTIVE JAN. 1, 2019.VERIZON - 'VERIZON CONSUMER GROUP' WILL INCLUDE CONSUMER SEGMENT FOR BOTH WIRELESS & WIRELINE BUSINESSES, INCLUDING WIRELESS WHOLESALE.VERIZON - 'VERIZON CONSUMER GROUP' WILL BE LED BY RONAN DUNNE, CURRENTLY EVP & PRESIDENT OF VERIZON WIRELESS.VERIZON - 'VERIZON BUSINESS GROUP' WILL INCLUDE WIRELESS & WIRELINE ENTERPRISE, SMALL & MEDIUM BUSINESS, & GOVERNMENT. BUSINESSES.VERIZON - 'VERIZON BUSINESS GROUP' WILL ALSO INCLUDE WIRELINE WHOLESALE & VERIZON CONNECT, THE CO'S TELEMATICS BUSINESS.VERIZON - VERIZON MEDIA GROUP/OATH WILL BE LED BY GURU GOWRAPPAN, WHO WAS PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED AS OATH CEO.VERIZON - VERIZON’S GLOBAL NETWORK & TECHNOLOGY ORGANIZATION WILL BE LED BY KYLE MALADY, CURRENTLY CTO.VERIZON - UNDER NEW STRUCTURE, THERE ARE NO CHANGES IN LEADERSHIP FOR COMPANY-WIDE STAFF FUNCTIONS.VERIZON - 'VERIZON BUSINESS GROUP' WILL BE LED BY TAMI ERWIN, CURRENTLY EVP WIRELESS OPERATIONS.  Full Article

Verizon Names K. Guru Gowrappan Oath CEO
Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018 02:00pm EDT 

Sept 12 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON NAMES K. GURU GOWRAPPAN OATH CEO.VERIZON - EFFECTIVE OCT 1, K. GURU GOWRAPPAN, WHO SERVED AS OATH'S PRESIDENT & COO SINCE APRIL, WILL ASSUME RESPONSIBILITIES AT OATH AS CEO.VERIZON - OATH FOUNDER TIM ARMSTRONG WILL BE LEAVING COMPANY AT END OF 2018.  Full Article

Verizon Commences 8 Separate Offers To Purchase For Cash Up To $2.5 Bln Of Outstanding Series Of Notes
Wednesday, 5 Sep 2018 05:30pm EDT 

Sept 5 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON ANNOUNCES TENDER OFFERS FOR 8 SERIES OF NOTES.VERIZON - COMMENCED 8 SEPARATE OFFERS TO PURCHASE FOR CASH UP TO $2.5 BILLION AGGREGATE PURCHASE PRICE OF OUTSTANDING SERIES OF NOTES.VERIZON - OFFERS WILL EACH EXPIRE AT 11:59 P.M. EASTERN TIME ON OCTOBER 2, 2018, UNLESS EXTENDED OR EARLIER TERMINATED BY VERIZON.  Full Article

Verizon Will Launch 5G In Houston In 2018
Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018 08:45am EDT 

July 24 (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc ::VERIZON WILL LAUNCH 5G IN HOUSTON IN 2018.VERIZON - PLANS TO LAUNCH 5G TECHNOLOGY IN HOUSTON STARTING IN SECOND HALF OF 2018.  Full Article

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U.S. appeals court will not delay net neutrality case

WASHINGTON A federal appeals court said on Thursday it would not delay oral arguments set for Feb. 1 on the Trump administration's decision to repeal the 2015 landmark net neutrality rules governing internet providers.