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Verizon Communications, Inc. (VZ)

Stock Price: $57.63 USD -0.34 (-0.58%)
Updated Oct 26, 2020 2:13 PM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 238.45B
Revenue (ttm) 129.73B
Net Income (ttm) 19.15B
Shares Out 4.14B
EPS (ttm) 4.42
PE Ratio 13.04
Forward PE 11.61
Dividend $2.51
Dividend Yield 4.36%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 26, 2020
Last Price $57.63
Previous Close $57.96
Change ($) -0.34
Change (%) -0.58%
Day's Open 57.52
Day's Range 56.97 - 57.72
Day's Volume 9,203,330
52-Week Range 48.84 - 62.22

More Stats

Market Cap 238.45B
Enterprise Value 364.84B
Earnings Date (est) Jan 26, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date Oct 8, 2020
Shares Outstanding 4.14B
Float 4.14B
EPS (basic) 4.64
EPS (diluted) 4.42
FCF / Share 5.71
Dividend $2.51
Dividend Yield 4.36%
Earnings Yield 7.67%
FCF Yield 9.91%
Payout Ratio 52.80%
Shares Short 27.02M
Short Ratio 1.78
Short % of Float 0.65%
Beta 0.41
PE Ratio 13.04
Forward PE 11.61
P/FCF Ratio 10.09
PS Ratio 1.84
PB Ratio 3.65
Revenue 129.73B
Operating Income 28.76B
Net Income 19.15B
Free Cash Flow 23.64B
Net Cash -126.39B
Net Cash / Share -30.54
Gross Margin 60.09%
Operating Margin 22.17%
Profit Margin 14.80%
FCF Margin 18.22%
ROA 6.32%
ROE 29.72%
ROIC 10.50%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (27)

Buy 8
Overweight 1
Hold 18
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(7.87% upside)
Current: $57.63
Target: 62.16
*Average 12-month price target from 23 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth0.77%3.83%0.04%-4.29%3.57%5.42%4.06%4.48%4.04%-
Gross Profit77,14275,35572,97173,27979,06377,14875,66369,57165,00062,416
Operating Income30,37822,27827,42529,24933,06019,59931,96813,16012,88014,645
Net Income19,26515,52830,10113,12717,8799,62511,4978752,4042,549
Shares Outstanding4,1384,1284,0844,0804,0853,9742,8662,8532,8332,830
Earnings Per Share4.653.767.363.214.372.424.000.310.850.90
EPS Growth23.67%-48.91%129.28%-26.54%80.58%-39.5%1190.32%-63.53%-5.56%-
Dividend Per Share2.422.372.322.272.772.
Dividend Growth2.15%2.2%2.16%-17.83%29.21%3.13%2.98%2.65%-47.76%-
Operating Cash Flow35,74634,33924,31821,68939,02730,63138,81831,48629,78033,363
Capital Expenditures-17,939-16,658-17,247-17,059-17,775-17,191-16,604-16,175-16,244-16,458
Free Cash Flow17,80717,6817,0714,63021,25213,44022,21415,31113,53616,905
Cash & Equivalents2,5942,7452,0792,8804,82011,15354,1293,56313,9547,213
Total Debt133,143113,063117,095108,078109,729113,27193,59151,98755,15252,794
Net Cash / Debt-130,549-110,318-115,016-105,198-104,909-102,118-39,462-48,424-41,198-45,581
Book Value61,39553,14543,09622,52416,42812,29838,83633,15735,97038,569
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Verizon Communications, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 133,200
CEO Hans Erik Vestberg

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol VZ
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Communication Services
Industry Telecom Services
Unique Identifier NYSE: VZ


Verizon Communications offers communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental entities worldwide. Its Consumer segment provides postpaid and prepaid service plans; Internet access on notebook computers and tablets; wireless equipment, including smartphones and other handsets; and wireless-enabled Internet devices, such as tablets, laptop computers and netbooks, and other wireless-enabled connected devices, such as smart watches and other wearables. It also provides residential fixed connectivity solutions, including Internet, video, and voice services; and sells network access to mobile virtual network operators. As of December 31, 2019, it had approximately 95 million wireless retail connections, 6 million broadband connections, and 4 million Fios video connections. The company's Business segment provides network connectivity products, including private networking, private cloud connectivity, virtual and software defined networking, and Internet access services; and Internet protocol-based voice services, unified communications and collaboration tools, and customer contact center solutions. It also offers a suite of management and data security services; domestic and global voice and data solutions, including voice calling, messaging services, conferencing, contact center solutions, and private line and data access networks; customer premises equipment; installation, maintenance, and site services; and IoT products and services. This segment had 25 million wireless retail postpaid connections and 489 thousand broadband connections. The company has strategic partnership with HERE Technologies and Dignitas; and Emory Healthcare to develop and test 5G Ultra Wideband-enabled use cases. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in New York, New York.