Verizon Communications IncVZ:NYQ

49.61
0.290 / 0.58 %
12.32m
0.32%
0.3348
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About the company

128.25bn9.90bn1983176.20k
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. Through its subsidiaries, Verizon is engaged in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, Government and wholesale customers. The Company operates through two segments: Wireless and Wireline. Verizon Wireless’s communications products and services include wireless voice and data services and equipment sales. 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. As of June 30, 2014, the Company had 104.6 million retail connections, including 98.6 million retail postpaid connections. Verizon also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America’s fiber-optic network, and delivers integrated business solutions to customers in approximately 150 countries.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateVZ:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
AOL IncAnnounced12 May 2015+0.38 %4.07bn
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
(TTM)
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extraordinary items (TTM)
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extraordinary items) (TTM)
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share (TTM)
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Receivables turnover
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employee (TTM)
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average
assets
(TTM)
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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
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expenditure
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(5 yr growth rate)
Comcast Corporation
69.22bn8.57bn145.37bn139.00k17.552.798.602.103.303.3026.6420.760.4374--11.26497,9865.565.146.345.1470.4370.4512.7111.19--6.630.467928.646.3713.9822.9518.168.6624.82
AT&T Inc.
132.55bn5.77bn180.25bn250.79k31.292.087.421.361.111.1125.4316.660.4468--9.92523,9012.044.342.354.3453.3257.404.578.14--3.630.525598.072.871.57-65.894-12.47595.072.20
Verizon Communications Inc.
128.25bn9.90bn202.33bn176.20k20.7521.677.581.582.392.3930.922.290.560851.9610.33723,3224.518.245.148.2460.3660.598.0411.440.75783.990.9133117.865.423.34-16.282514.480.78532.73
Data as of May 24 2015. 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 2015
231.56m5.68%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2015
171.99m4.22%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Mar 2015
169.37m4.15%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
167.18m4.10%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 31 Mar 2015
74.57m1.83%
Wellington Management Co. LLP
as of 31 Mar 2015
74.08m1.82%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 31 Mar 2015
60.73m1.49%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
53.34m1.31%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2014
39.91m0.98%
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss LLC
as of 31 Mar 2015
36.68m0.90%
26.47%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2014 - 31 Mar 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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