Verizon Communications IncVZ:NYQ

50.59
1.17 / 2.26%
12.34m
2.24%
0.4101
Real-time price in USDToday's changeShares traded1 year changeBeta
As of Jul 31 2014 18:34 BST.

About the company

123.65bn15.46bn1983176.80k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryCommunications ServicesLocation
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%--
Intel Corp-Internet TV Service BusinessRumoured30 Oct 2013+0.98%--
Verizon Wireless IncDeal completed02 Sep 2013+6.78%130.30bn
As of Jul 31 2014 18:34 BST.

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
67.33bn7.51bn143.25bn136.00k19.492.766.692.132.842.8425.4420.080.4285--11.47495,0664.914.615.594.6169.0866.2011.4510.69--7.510.465828.183.3413.449.8821.763.9125.55
AT&T Inc.
130.37bn17.93bn188.74bn246.73k10.682.055.141.453.403.4024.7517.750.461--10.22536,5106.465.027.455.0259.2158.3114.009.39--8.450.475786.251.030.8457151.23--1.302.26
Verizon Communications Inc.
123.65bn15.46bn214.56bn176.80k11.0014.405.311.744.714.7137.103.590.552343.739.82699,35010.638.7414.098.7462.6460.4919.2511.770.823413.480.8729126.534.064.371,213.94--0.05953.11
Data as of Jul 31 2014. 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 2014
206.98m5.00%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
166.98m4.03%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2014
157.68m3.81%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Mar 2014
150.25m3.63%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 31 Mar 2014
89.29m2.16%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2014
77.75m1.88%
Wellington Management Co. LLP
as of 31 Mar 2014
70.20m1.70%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
54.68m1.32%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
39.93m0.96%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.
as of 31 Mar 2014
34.71m0.84%
25.32%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Mar 2014 - 31 Mar 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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