Verizon Communications IncVZ:NYQ

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Income statement in USD

Year on year Verizon Communications Inc had net income fall 16.28 % from 11.50bn to 9.63bn despite a 5.42% increase in revenues from 120.55bn to 127.08bn. An increase in the cost of goods sold as a percentage of sales from 37.24% to 39.29% was a component in the falling net income despite rising revenues. View full income statement

Gross margin59.98%
Net profit margin8.21%
Operating margin16.22%
Return on assets4.58%
Return on equity69.04%
Return on investment5.30%

Growth rates in USD

Year on year, growth in dividends per share increased 4.10% while earnings per share excluding extraordinary items fell by 39.56 %. The positive trend in dividend payments is noteworthy since very few companies in the Communications Services industry pay a dividend. Additionally when measured on a five year annualized basis, both dividend per share and earnings per share growth ranked in-line with the industry average relative to its peers.

Div yield(5 year avg)4.76%
Div growth rate (5 year)2.93%
Payout ratio (TTM)88.38%
EPS growth(5 years)7.01
EPS (TTM) vs
TTM 1 year ago

Cash flow in USD

In 2014, cash reserves at Verizon Communications Inc fell by 42.93bn. However, the company earned 30.63bn from its operations for a Cash Flow Margin of 24.10%. In addition the company used 15.86bn on investing activities and also paid 57.71bn in financing cash flows. View full cash flow statement

Cash flow per share6.51
Price/Cash flow per share6.91
Book value per share3.23
Tangible book value per share-26.2085

Balance sheet in USD

Verizon Communications Inc has a Debt to Total Capital ratio of 88.54%, a lower figure than the previous year's 649.26%. View full balance sheet

Current ratio0.6311
Quick ratio0.5929
Total debt/total equity8.55
Total debt/total capital0.8854
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