Verizon Communications IncVZ:NYQ

49.85
0.27 / 0.54%
9.49m
0.48%
0.2438
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About the company

131.81bn17.97bn1983173.30k
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. 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. The Company's segments include Wireless and Wireline. The Wireless segment offers communications products and services, including wireless voice and data services and equipment sales that are provided to consumer, business and government customers across the United States. The Wireline's segment offers voice, data and video communications products and services, such as broadband video and data, corporate networking solutions, data center and cloud services, security and managed network services and local and long distance voice services. The Company provides these products and services to consumers as well as to carriers, businesses and government customers.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateVZ:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
XO Communications LLC-Fiber-Optic Network BusinessAnnounced22 Feb 2016+1.99 %1.80bn
Yahoo! Inc-AssetsRumoured08 Feb 2016+2.20 %--
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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)
Revenue per
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
75.45bn8.24bn146.24bn153.00k18.242.778.411.943.303.3030.2521.770.4582--12.05493,1185.164.745.925.5870.1569.4611.2611.39--5.410.499529.028.3414.45-2.589517.5612.4221.48
Verizon Communications Inc.
131.81bn17.97bn202.31bn173.30k11.2810.855.861.534.404.4032.284.570.548847.8610.47741,7397.695.978.898.2659.7360.4814.0111.780.67466.750.845390.753.574.3185.7647.6410.992.99
AT&T Inc.
154.76bn13.89bn236.65bn280.87k17.071.926.191.532.252.2525.7620.050.4349--10.43549,8674.003.504.533.9954.1456.439.207.68--6.010.512102.0310.843.39107.16-6.9052-0.32162.26
Data as of May 25 2016. Currency figures normalised to Verizon Communications Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2016
250.10m6.13%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2016
167.90m4.12%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Mar 2016
165.83m4.06%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2016
159.64m3.91%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2016
79.42m1.95%
Wellington Management Co. LLP
as of 31 Mar 2016
71.69m1.76%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2016
49.73m1.22%
Capital Research & Management Co. (International Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2016
46.48m1.14%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2015
37.91m0.93%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 31 Mar 2016
35.37m0.87%
26.08%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2015 - 31 Mar 2016Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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