Verizon Communications IncVZ:NYQ

50.59
0.550 / 1.10%
9.52m
1.32%
0.3873
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About the company

124.95bn16.92bn1983178.50k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryFixed Line TelecommunicationsLocation
Verizon Communications Inc
29TH FLOOR, 140 WEST STREET
NEW YORK10007
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 is a provider of communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies. It operates in two primary segments: Verizon Wireless and Wireline. Verizon 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 communications products and services include voice, Internet access, broadband video and data, Internet protocol network services, network access, long distance and other services. Effective January 6, 2014, Verizon Communications Inc acquired EdgeCast Networks Inc. In February 2014, Verizon Communications Inc completed the acquisition of Vodafone Group Plc's 45% indirect interest in Verizon Wireless.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateVZ:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Intel Corp-OnCue Technology AssetsDeal completed21 Jan 2014+4.63 %--
EdgeCast Networks IncDeal completed09 Dec 2013+2.24 %--
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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
67.97bn8.37bn146.40bn136.00k17.872.767.042.153.183.1825.7820.590.4304--11.65499,7725.424.616.174.6169.3966.2012.6010.69--6.660.469128.183.3413.449.8821.763.9125.55
AT&T Inc.
131.17bn17.11bn182.22bn247.70k10.761.975.091.393.263.2625.0417.860.4664--10.13539,7986.195.287.175.2858.6058.3113.279.86--7.570.448282.011.030.8457151.23--1.302.26
Verizon Communications Inc.
124.95bn16.92bn207.65bn178.50k10.3912.535.371.664.824.8234.203.990.496939.599.84706,7428.768.7411.328.7461.9960.4917.6211.770.87659.830.8587126.534.064.371,213.94--0.05953.11
Data as of Nov 28 2014. Currency figures normalised to Verizon Communications Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
216.84m5.23%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
169.28m4.08%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 30 Sep 2014
164.65m3.97%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 30 Sep 2014
162.30m3.91%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 30 Sep 2014
79.16m1.91%
Wellington Management Co. LLP
as of 30 Sep 2014
76.60m1.85%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 30 Sep 2014
74.99m1.81%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
53.82m1.30%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.
as of 30 Sep 2014
36.23m0.87%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
35.16m0.85%
25.76%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 30 Sep 2014 - 30 Sep 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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