Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.58


TD Securities maintained Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSE:SWY) on Thursday, August 11 with "Hold" rating. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Verizon Communications from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Thursday, July 13th.

Verizon Communications Inc.is a holding company. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Wednesday, October 21. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, December 3 by Argus Research. On Monday, January 25 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform". The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, July 14 with "Hold". The rating was maintained by Scotia Capital with "Outperform" on Thursday, November 24. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $9400 target.

VZ has been the subject of several other research reports. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 1.11 and lower end at 0.83 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.95. VZ's profit will be $4.00 billion for 12.27 P/E if the $0.98 EPS becomes a reality. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted at $0.88 with next year's EPS projected to be $3.82. Overall, 16.83 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 14.25 Million shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q2 2017. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -0.46% and stays 0.87% away from its 50 days moving average. It dropped, as 90 investors sold VZ shares while 700 reduced holdings. 46,000 are owned by Supplemental Annuity Collective Of Nj. Gillespie Robinson Grimm holds 0.09% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 38.97 million shares. Moreover, Triangle Wealth Management has 1.49% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) are the two most active stocks in the Telecom Services - Domestic industry based on today's trading volumes. Stock Yards Bank & Tru Com has invested 0.09% in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB). Raab And Moskowitz Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability owns 1.63% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. Hilliard Lyons downgraded the shares of VZ in report on Wednesday, July 27 to "Neutral" rating. Ancora Lc holds 0.45% or 156,073 shares. Baring Asset Management Ltd accumulated 0.11% or 40,703 shares. (NYSE:VZ). Global Investors reported 153.41M shares stake. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems accumulated 146,600 shares.

Verizon Communications (NYSE VZ) traded down 0.84% during trading on Thursday, reaching $46.25. (NYSE:VZ) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Arvest Trust Co Buys Rockwell Collins Inc, DowDuPont Inc, Verizon ..." on October 06, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: "Ex-Dividend Reminder: Intuit, Verizon Communications and Marvell Technology Group" published on October 04, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "Verizon Communications: Cutting Costs But Not Spending Much On New Capital" on September 17, 2017.

In related news, EVP Craig L. Silliman sold 610 shares of Verizon Communications stock in a transaction on Monday, August 28th.

Analysts await Immunomedics, Inc. The company's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 36.32 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 2.73, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter is 2.84. First Manhattan Communications reported 648,876 shares or 0.25% of all its holdings.

Ratings analysis reveals 80% of TrueCar's analysts are positive. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-two have assigned a hold rating, five have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock.

Basically, a price target is an individual analyst's projection on the future price of a stock. TRUE was included in 5 notes of analysts from September 12, 2016. The stock of Eagle Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:EGRX) earned "Underperform" rating by Mizuho on Monday, January 9. Finally, Bank of America Corp restated a "buy" rating and set a $59.00 target price on shares of Verizon Communications in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Analysts expect T to grow earnings at a 6.65% annual rate over the next 5 years. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating given on Tuesday, June 27 by RBC Capital Markets.

Market capitalization is the total market value of all of a company's outstanding shares. Duncker Streett And holds 0.69% or 49,273 shares in its portfolio. FMR LLC now owns 53,755,821 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock worth $2,620,596,000 after buying an additional 5,012,384 shares during the period. The Ohio-based Stratos Wealth Partners Ltd. has invested 0.08% in the stock. Opaleye Management Inc., a Massachusetts-based fund reported 900,000 shares. The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 285,910. It is down 0.00% since October 13, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 35.05% the S&P500.