Verizon Communications IncVZ:NYQ

46.07
0.12 / 0.26%
7.99m
6.76 %
0.3487
Latest price in USDToday's changeShares traded1 year changeBeta
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About the company

128.99bn9.91bn1983178.50k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryFixed Line TelecommunicationsLocation
Verizon Communications Inc
1095 Avenue of the Americas
NEW YORK10036
United States
USA
Phone+1 (212) 395-1000Fax+1 (302) 655-5049Websitehttp://www.verizon.com/
Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon) is a holding company that, acting through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies. Its segments include Wireless and Wireline. The Wireless segment includes the Cellco Partnership doing business as Verizon Wireless. Wireless’ communications products and services include wireless voice and data services and equipment sales, which are provided to consumer, business and government customers across the United States. Wireline’s voice, data and video communications products and services include broadband video and data, corporate networking solutions, data center and cloud services, security and managed network services and local and long distance voice services. Verizon provides these products and services to consumers in the United States, as well as to carriers, businesses and government customers both in the United States and around the world.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateVZ:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
AOL IncDeal completed12 May 2015+7.49 %4.07bn
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
(TTM)
Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excluding
extraordinary items (TTM)
EPS (including
extraordinary items) (TTM)
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share (TTM)
Book value per
share (MRQ)
Asset turnover
(TTM)
Inventory turnover
(TTM)
Receivables turnover
(TTM)
Revenues per
employee (TTM)
Return on
average
assets
(TTM)
Return on
average
assets
(5 yr average)
Return on
investment
(TTM)
Return on
investment
(5 yr average)
Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin (5 yr average)Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin (5 Yr Average)Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio (5 yr average)Revenue
(Year-over-year change%)
Revenue
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(Year-over-year change%)
Net income
(5 Yr growth rate)
Capital
expenditure
(5 Yr growth rate)
Dividend
(5 yr growth rate)
Comcast Corporation
71.12bn8.71bn142.47bn139.00k16.782.708.272.003.383.3827.6321.020.4485--10.74511,6485.645.146.405.1470.1070.4512.5811.19--5.740.47428.646.3713.9822.9518.168.6624.82
Verizon Communications Inc.
128.99bn9.91bn187.79bn178.50k19.1516.457.081.462.412.4131.222.810.554646.089.77727,5014.448.245.108.2460.3160.598.0111.440.66424.010.8983117.865.423.34-16.282514.480.78532.93
AT&T Inc.
132.99bn5.27bn205.69bn250.73k32.882.008.581.551.021.0225.5116.730.429--9.92525,6401.804.692.094.6952.7857.404.208.79--3.530.56590.652.871.57-65.894-21.25525.072.20
Data as of Aug 28 2015. Currency figures normalised to Verizon Communications Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2015
232.07m5.71%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 30 Jun 2015
175.25m4.31%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 30 Jun 2015
161.23m3.97%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2015
158.23m3.89%
Wellington Management Co. LLP
as of 30 Jun 2015
72.35m1.78%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 30 Jun 2015
71.28m1.75%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2015
53.18m1.31%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 30 Jun 2015
53.02m1.30%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2014
40.45m1.00%
Capital Research & Management Co. (International Investors)
as of 30 Jun 2015
36.82m0.91%
25.92%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2014 - 30 Jun 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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