Verizon Communications New York Stock Exchange
Open: $56.41 High: $56.75 Low: $56 Close: $56.305
Range: 2021-06-23 - 2021-06-24
Volume: 24,544,442
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Verizon Communications 1095 Avenue of the Americas New York NY, 10036 http://www.verizon.com
Verizon Communications Inc is a provider of communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies. It offers voice, data and video services and solutions to wireless and wireline networks.
  • CEO: Hans Erik Vestberg
  • Employees: 152,300
  • Sector: Communication Services
  • Industry: Communication Services
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  • 3 Tech Dividend Stocks to Weather a Potential Stock Market Crash

    Recent record highs in the Nasdaq have led some stockholders to renew their worries about an impending market crash. One way to guard against taking a big hit is to diversify your portfolio and that dividend stocks tend to offer some stability in such times. Should a market crash scenario come to pass, investors may want to diversify their portfolios now and consider adding Broadcom (NASDAQ: AVGO), Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE), and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) stocks for their substantial income streams and stable business models.

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  • Verizon Frontline supports public safety for Alan Jackson benefit concert

    Verizon Frontline technology deployed to support public safety operations at the concert benefiting those impacted by the EF-4 tornado that devastated the town of Newnan, Ga., in March. Verizon Frontline is the advanced network and technology built for first responders, developed over three decades of partnership with the public safety community.The Verizon Response Team (VRT) provides on-demand, emergency assistance during crisis situations to government agencies, emergency responders, nonprofi

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  • BuzzFeed to Go Public in SPAC Deal Valuing It at $1.5 Billion

    (Bloomberg) -- BuzzFeed Inc., the digital-media outlet, has struck a deal to go public through a merger with blank-check company 890 5th Avenue Partners Inc.The deal values BuzzFeed at $1.5 billion, according to a statement Thursday.The agreement, which comes after months of negotiations, confirms a Bloomberg News report in March that the parties were in talks.As part of the deal, BuzzFeed also agreed to acquire youth-focused media company Complex Networks from Hearst Corp. and Verizon Communica

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  • Verizon 5G Immersive Retail Accelerator Program with Digital Catapult Goes Live

    Supporting the development of NextGen immersive experiences with the power of 5G; Real-world challenges set by major brands Burberry, Diageo and L’Oréal UK & IrelandLONDON, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verizon Business has joined forces with Digital Catapult, the UK’s leading advanced digital technology innovation centre, and leading industry partners to launch the Verizon 5G immersive Retail Accelerator program, designed to develop the next generation of immersive retail experiences. The f

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  • Software startup Sprinklr shares fall in NYSE debut, valued at $3.7 billion

    Shares of Sprinklr Inc, which counts Microsoft Corp and Verizon Communications Inc as customers, fell nearly 9% in their U.S. stock market debut on Wednesday, valuing the software startup at about $3.7 billion.

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  • Verizon stands ready to support customers during wildfire season

    Tips to keep your family, home, and business safeIRVINE, Calif., June 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 2020 wildfire season was the worst on record, in terms of acres burned and air quality degradation. This year, experts predict yet another extreme wildfire season in the American West as the drought conditions continue and temperatures rise. For residents throughout the region, having a “go bag” and an evacuation plan is now part of the normal summer routine. Preparing for extreme weather, natu

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  • Is Verizon Stock A Buy? 5G Wireless Competition Vs. AT&T, T-Mobile To Intensify

    VZ stock provides a dividend but a buyback has been shelved amid 5G wireless investments. Will investors place a higher multiple on Verizon stock on expectations of revenue growth reaccelerating?

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  • 5G Stocks To Buy And Watch: Global 5G Phone Shipments, Subscriptions Ramp Up

    The best 5G stocks to invest in will change over time. The consumer smartphone market will evolve into broader 5G wireless enterprise opportunities.

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  • These 3 Warren Buffett Stocks Will Help You Beat the Next Stock Market Crash

    It's hard to overemphasize the positive impact that legendary investor Warren Buffett has had on the investing world. After more than half a century at Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A) (NYSE: BRK.B), Buffett continues to contribute to the collective knowledge base through his witty, down-to-earth comments on the state of the stock market and his preferred investing strategy. Buffett would be the first to tell you that a stock market crash is inevitable, and when a long bull-market run ends, investors finally get a chance to see which stocks have strong businesses underpinning their long-term success.

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  • Verizon Snaps Up Precise Positioning Firm Senion

    Global telecommunications conglomerate Verizon (VZ) has acquired precise positioning firm Senion, expanding its portfolio of location-based technology products. Verizon provides TV, wireless, phone, and Internet services. Senion offers indoor positioning system services like tracking, geofencing, analytics, friend finder, and wayfinding. Executive Director of Verizon Location Technology, Jeff Frantz, said, “Combining Senion’s technology with the location-accuracy, speed and reliability of Verizo

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  • How kind is America? We commissioned an academic study to find out

    Kentucky tops list of kindest states, as new research reveals the state of kindness in the United StatesBASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- How kind is America? What are the kindest acts you can do for others? As part of its "A Call for Kindness" campaign, Verizon worked with Kindness.org, a non-profit whose mission is to educate and inspire people to choose kindness, to commission a first-of-its-kind academic research study to find out the state of kindness in America. The re

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  • Verizon (VZ) Augments Location Accuracy With Senion Buyout

    The buyout is likely to enable Verizon (VZ) to scale up location awareness in IoT devices and harness its power to build customizable solutions with end-to-end development.

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  • Verizon Communications (VZ) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know

    In the latest trading session, Verizon Communications (VZ) closed at $56.39, marking a +1.02% move from the previous day.

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  • Verizon announces acquisition of precise positioning company, Senion

    BASKING RIDGE, N.J., June 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Verizon announced the acquisition of Senion, a global leader in location-responsive solutions. The developer of an indoor positioning platform, Senion’s advanced machine-learning sensor fusion technology delivers sub-meter accuracy for precise positioning and navigation of indoor spaces. From indoor wayfinding and geofencing to location sharing, analytics and predictive intelligence, this acquisition expands Verizon’s location-based t

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Inflation could be heaven or hell for banks: analyst

    Mike Mayo, Wells Fargo Senior Analyst, joins Yahoo Finance Live to break down the outlook for big banks, weigh in on broader markets amid the pandemic and discuss the outlook for the Fed’s monetary policy.

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  • AT&T vs.Verizon: Which Telecommunication Stock Is A Better Pick?

    The telecommunications industry in the United States is currently going through a change, as telecommunication giants like AT&T and Verizon divest their non-core assets. These companies are increasingly focusing on the deployment of 5G networks. Using the TipRanks Stock Comparison tool, we will compare two telecommunication companies, At&T and Verizon, and see how Wall Street analysts feel about these stocks. AT&T (S&P 500 :T) AT&T is a global provider of telecommunications, media and technology

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  • Warren Buffett's Highest-Yielding Dividend Stocks

    Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B), is in a class of his own when it comes to investing. Since taking the helm at Berkshire Hathaway in the mid-1960s, he's delivered an average annual return of 20% for holders of its Class A shares. While there are a number of factors that have made Buffett an investing legend, perhaps the most overlooked reasons he's so successful are dividend stocks.

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  • Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) Shareholders Booked A 14% Gain In The Last Three Years

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  • Verizon (VZ) Public Sector Arm Wins $495 Million DoD Contract

    Valued at $495 million, the deal will see Verizon (VZ) deploy switch, router, firewall and edge computing capabilities.

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    T-Mobile holds an edge in 5G wireless spectrum but will its market share gains vs. AT&T and Verizon continue? Here is what fundamental and technical analysis says about buying TMUS stock.

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