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11/27/14Company Update (NYSE:VZ): Boston-area Verizon FiOS subscribers lose access to local Fox channel (Jutia Group)

[Reuters] - Subscribers to Verizon Communications Inc's FiOS cable TV over fiber network service in Boston lost access to Fox's local affiliate station on Thursday due to a fee dispute with Cox Media Group, which ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), valued at $207.65B, started trading this morning at $49.37. [...]

11/24/14Stock Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon’s Largest Destination Store Opens In Houston (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - HOUSTON, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless continues its reinvention of the retail experience with the opening of its newest Destination Store in Houston, Texas Monday, November 24. The state-of-the art store, located in the upscale BLVD Place mixed-use development, is Verizon's first location in the South and one of [...]

11/20/14Stock Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Communications (VZ) Stock Remains ... (Jutia Group)

[at TheStreet] - TheStreet Ratings team reiterates its 'buy' rating and ratings score of B on Verizon Communications (VZ) stock. Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), currently valued at $208.27B, started the session at $50.39.   Today’s price range has been between $49.96 and $50.52 per share and [...]

11/19/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon’s ‘Give and Give Back’ Campaign Rewards Small-Business Cus... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Small businesses enrolled in Verizon's Small Biz Rewards loyalty program have a chance to help themselves and their favorite charity in the company's Give and Give ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), valued at $209.52B, started trading this morning at [...]

11/17/14Stock Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – China Steps Up Internet Censorship as Edge... (Jutia Group)

[Bloomberg] - Chinese authorities have stepped up their Internet censorship by blocking more networks run by Verizon Communication Inc. (VZ) 's EdgeCast unit. Filtering escalated this week, with websites affected "with ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), valued at $212.63B, opened this morning at $51.42.   Looking [...]

11/14/14Stock Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon Contributes More Than $800,000 To Support Georgia’s Domestic Vi... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - ALPHARETTA, Ga., Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a ceremony held today at the company's South Area headquarters Verizon announced it has donated more than $800,000 to domestic violence advocacy organizations ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $213.71B, opened at $51.26. [...]

11/13/14Stock Analysis of Verizon (VZ) (The DIV-Net)

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) provides communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. This dividend achiever has paid dividends since 1984 and increased them for 10 years in a row. The most recent dividend increase was in September 2013, when the Board of Directors approved a 2.90% increase in the quarterly dividend to 53 cents/share. The company’s competitors include AT&T (T), Sprint (S) and...

11/13/14Stock Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – TVB Package Now on Verizon FiOS TV (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon is delivering more Cantonese content to FiOS TV subscribers, with the addition of the TVB Package. TVB Package subscribers can enjoy a comprehensive lineup ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current market cap of $212.47B, began trading [...]

11/12/14Company Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Net `Neutrality’ Pushed by Obama Confl... (Jutia Group)

[at Bloomberg] - Hours after President Barack Obama called for strict requirements on high-speed Internet providers to treat all content equally, the regulator he wants to write those rules met with Web advocates and online companies. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler, who had been pushing for weaker rules, mainly listened. Obama’s Nov. 10 [...]

11/11/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon CFO to Speak Nov. 12 at Wells Fargo Conference (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fran Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the Wells Fargo 2014 Tech, Media ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), valued at $209.64B, opened this morning at $50.94. [...]

11/10/14Company Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – ‘Shark Tank’ Investor Daymond John t... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The latest free live webinar from Verizon's small business team on Nov. 12 will feature Daymond John , entrepreneur, author, motivational speaker and investor on ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $211.64B, started the session at [...]

11/6/14Stock Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Secures FedRAMP Authorization for ... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Enterprise Solutions' cloud-computing platform has received Authority to Operate from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, under the Federal ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $207.26B, started trading this morning at $50.38. [...]

11/4/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon Wireless Announces its Newest Destination Store on Chicago’s M... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Nov. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless today announced its newest Destination Store will open on Chicago's Magnificent Mile on Nov. 15 (840 N. Michigan Avenue). Offering approximately 10,000 square-feet of shopping, it will be the company's largest store in the country featuring the latest in wireless devices and accessories [...]

11/3/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon fires back after AT&T offers new data plans (Jutia Group)

[at CNNMoney.com] - Verizon is upping its game -- offering new data plans that give smartphone users more bang for their buck. Verizon announced the limited-time promotion the same day that rival AT&T unveiled a similar offer ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $208.73B, began [...]

10/31/14Verizon (VZ): Another High Yield Telecom for Current Income (Dividend Growth Investor)

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) provides communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. This dividend achiever has paid dividends since 1984 and increased them for 10 years in a row. The most recent dividend increase was in September 2013, when the Board of Directors approved a 2.90% increase in the quarterly... To read the whole article, please click on the article title above.

10/30/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): Nonprofits in the Nation’s Capital Combat Domestic Violence, With Supp... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - WASHINGTON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to raise awareness and end domestic violence, Verizon and District of Columbia Councilmember Muriel Bowser joined on Thursday (Oct. 30) to honor several nonprofits that are working to combat abuse against youth and adults in the nation's capital. The Verizon Foundation has [...]

10/29/14 (Jutia Group)

[Reuters] - Verizon Communications Inc on Wednesday reasserted that it was not planning to strike any Internet "fast lane" deals that would help some websites load faster than others, in a letter to a top U.S. The committee's chairman, Sen. Patrick Leahy, last week wrote to top U.S. Internet service providers (ISPs) urging them [...]

10/28/14Company Update (NYSE:VZ): /C O R R E C T I O N — Verizon/ (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - In the news release, Cloud Computing Places IT Firmly in Control, Says Verizon 'State of the Market: Enterprise Cloud 2014' Report, issued 28-Oct-2014 by Verizon over PR Newswire, we are advised by the ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), currently valued at $207.06B, opened at $49.70. [...]

10/27/14Company Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon Wireless Named Tops In Data Performance At Pittsburgh Internati... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - PITTSBURGH, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm, released its fourth Pittsburgh International Airport RootScore ® Report and Verizon Wireless received the highest ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), currently valued at $204.68B, began trading this morning at $48.75.   [...]

10/24/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Helps Quadruple Weekly Bond Sales... (Jutia Group)

[at Bloomberg] - Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) led companies selling about $34 billion of bonds in the U.S. Average yields for high-grade, dollar-denominated bonds dropped to 2.89 percent on Oct. 15, the lowest level since May 2013, according to the Bank of America Merrill Lynch U.S. Verizon has an investment-grade rating of BBB+ from [...]

10/23/14Stock Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon to Redeem Debt Securities (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced that it and its subsidiaries, Alltel Corporation and Cellco Partnership ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), valued at $200.21B, began trading this morning at $48.58.   [...]

10/22/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Said to Plan Four-Part Bond Sale ... (Jutia Group)

[at Bloomberg] - Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) plans to sell a four-part, benchmark-size bond offering in the U.S. after investment-grade yields fell to the lowest in about a year. Proceeds will help redeem outstanding ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $201.23B, opened at $48.69. [...]

10/21/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon misses Street 3Q forecasts (Jutia Group)

[AP] - Verizon Communications Inc. on Tuesday reported higher net income and revenue in its third quarter, helped by strong wireless subscriber growth and demand for its FiOS Internet services. The New York-based ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), currently valued at $200.63B, ended session yesterday at $48.48.   [...]

10/21/14Verizon’s Q3 Slightly Light, But Close Enough (Telecom Ramblings)

Earnings season got rolling this week as Verizon posted its Q3 earnings this morning.  As usual for such a massive, carefully watched company, there wasn't anything truly surprising in the numbers.  They came in a bit shy of estimates, but close enough to the mark so as to be ok and not panic anyone. Revenues were $31.59B, [...]

10/20/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Wireless Named Tops In Overall Ne... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm, today released its sixth Omaha RootScore ® Report and Verizon Wireless received the highest award for overall ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), valued at $200.38B, started the session at $48.05.   [...]

10/17/14Company Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Will Verizon (VZ) Surprise Earnings Esti... (Jutia Group)

[Zacks] - Verizon Communication Inc. (VZ), is set to release its third-quarter 2014 results before the opening bell on Sep 21, 2014. Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $199.26B, opened at $47.80.   Looking at today's trading action, the company's one day range [...]

10/16/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – "XLTE" Expansion Boosts Capacity to the V... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - HATTIESBURG-LAUREL, Miss., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – in more markets including Laurel to boost 4G LTE network capacity and enhance ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current market cap of $197.15B, opened this [...]

10/15/14Stock Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon, T-Mobile Gain Wireless Market Sha... (Jutia Group)

[at Investor's Business Daily] - Among the four biggest U.S. wireless carriers, Verizon (VZ) and T-Mobile gained market share in the third quarter, while AT&T and Sprint lost ground, Cowen and Co. reported Tuesday. Counting both prepaid ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current market cap of $198.64B, [...]

10/14/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon Provides $70,000 Grant to Ohio Domestic Violence Network to Supp... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - CINCINNATI, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NFL wide receiver A.J. Green today joined Verizon representatives to present a $70,000 grant to the Ohio Domestic Violence Network. The donation will assist the organization in enhancing services offered to engage men across Ohio to end domestic violence. "The donation from Verizon and HopeLine [...]

9/26/14Company Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Grants to Help 48 New England Do... (Jutia Group)

[Business Wire] - Forty-eight New England nonprofits received a boost for their domestic violence prevention efforts from the Verizon Foundation and Verizon Wireless’ HopeLine program on Thursday, Sept. Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), currently valued at $205.52B, opened at $49.52.   Looking at the stock, its one [...]

9/25/14Stock Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Mulls Potential Divestment of Towe... (Jutia Group)

[Zacks] - Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is planning to divest its cell towers. The transaction could fetch Verizon around $6 billion. Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current market cap of $205.64B, opened this morning at $50.10.   Looking at today's trading action, the company's one [...]

9/23/14Stock Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon hires TAP Advisors to plan sale of assets (Jutia Group)

[Reuters] - Verizon Communications Inc has hired investment bank TAP Advisors LLC to plan a sale of its network's assets including its cell towers, according to a source familiar with the matter. Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo told Reuters on Sept. 17 that Verizon is open to divesting its network's assets. Verizon was inspired [...]

9/22/14Company Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon Means Business: Upgrades FiOS Small-Business Customers’ Uploa... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The livelihood of many businesses depends on a fast, reliable Internet connection to perform myriad tasks ranging from sharing with prospective homebuyers an HD-quality video of a home for sale to emailing large files quickly to meet customers' deadlines. Starting today (Sept. 22), existing [...]

9/18/14Stock Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon CEO Calls For Focus on Domestic Vi... (Jutia Group)

[at Bloomberg] - Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Chief Executive Officer Lowell McAdam said that questions surrounding the National Football League’s handling of domestic violence ignore the “culture of denial” about ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current market cap of $205.75B, started trading this morning at $49.48. [...]

9/17/14Company Update: AT&T Inc (NYSE:T) – Verizon’s Interest in Tower Sale Sparked by $5 Billion AT... (Jutia Group)

[at Bloomberg] - Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo said the $4.83 billion payout AT&T Inc. (T) got for selling its wireless towers opened the company’s eyes to the potential benefits of a similar transaction. The option to sell network towers has become more favorable over the past year, and Verizon [...]

9/17/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon’s CFO says company open to dive... (Jutia Group)

[Reuters] - Verizon Communications Inc is open to divesting its network's assets including its cell towers, the company's chief financial officer told investors at a conference in Los Angeles on Wednesday. Fran Shammo said the company was inspired by rival AT&T's $4.85 billion sale of some of its towers to tower operator Crown Castle [...]

9/16/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Investing $13.8M in New Solar Pro... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building upon the successful launch of its on-site green energy program in 2013, Verizon this year is investing more than $13 million to expand the program at three company locations across New Jersey. This year, Verizon will install 3.5 megawatts of new solar power [...]

9/12/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): ‘Connected Vehicles’ Seen As Growth Area For Telecoms (Jutia Group)

[Benzinga] - Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ ) this week unveiled an automobile-sharing system that enables customers to use smartphones to rent a car without interacting with an on-site attendant. The app-based ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), valued at $200.63B, started trading this morning at $49.00.   [...]

9/11/14Company Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon CEO says open to potential deals... (Jutia Group)

[Reuters] - Verizon Communications Inc Chief Executive Lowell McAdam said on Thursday that the telecoms company would be open to selling some of its towers if the price was right. "Those deals are coming to us a little more now, and if an opportunity presented itself to increase shareholder value" Verizon would be interested [...]

9/10/14Company Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Chairman and CEO to Speak at Gol... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowell McAdam, chairman and chief executive officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ; LSE: VZC), will speak at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia conference ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $201.35B, opened this morning at [...]

9/9/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon Offers IPhone 6 Free With Trade-In, Two-Year Contract (Jutia Group)

[at Bloomberg] - Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is offering an iPhone 6 for free for customers who trade in older models and sign up for a new two-year contract. The offer comes in the form of a $200 gift card that can be applied to the regular $199.99 price for the basic 16-gigabyte version [...]

9/4/14Market Update (NYSE:VZ): Verizon Communications Raises Quarterly Dividend 3.8 Percent to 55 Cents... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today declared a quarterly dividend of 55 cents per outstanding share, an increase of 2 ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $205.73B, began trading [...]

9/3/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon to pay $7.4 mln over failure to n... (Jutia Group)

[Reuters] - Verizon Communications Inc will pay $7.4 million to settle a U.S. The Federal Communications Commission said its investigation found that starting in 2006, some 2 million new Verizon phone customers did not receive proper privacy notices in their first bill. The notices would have told consumers how to opt out of having [...]

9/2/14Company Update (NYSE:VZ): J.D. Power’s 2014 Wireless Network Quality Study Ranks Verizon Wirele... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - HILLIARD, Ohio, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless today announced it has been ranked highest among wireless carriers in the North Central Region, which includes Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), currently valued at $206.35B, started trading this morning at $49.82. [...]

8/29/14Market Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – Verizon Communications Inc. to Redeem 1.2... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. today announced that it will redeem the entire outstanding principal amount of its $750 million 1.25% Notes, due November 3, 2014 (CUSIP 92343V BB9) (the "Notes"). The redemption date for the Notes will be September 29, 2014 (the "Redemption Date"). The [...]

8/26/14Company Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – UPDATE: Morgan Stanley Reiterates On Ver... (Jutia Group)

[Benzinga] - In a report published Tuesday, Morgan Stanley analyst Simon Flannery reiterated an Overweight rating on Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ ), but removed the $54.00 price target. In the report, Morgan Stanley ... Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $203.53B, started the session at $49.21. [...]

8/26/14Market Update: Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) – UPDATE: Morgan Stanley Reiterates On Verizon Communic... (Jutia Group)

[Benzinga] - In a report published Tuesday, Morgan Stanley analyst Simon Flannery reiterated an Overweight rating on Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ ), but removed the $54.00 price target. In the report, Morgan Stanley ... Read more on this. Morgan Stanley (MS), valued at $67.46B, started the session at $34.17.   [...]

8/25/14Company Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – [video] Why Verizon Is Ramping Up Solar ... (Jutia Group)

[at Bloomberg] - Aug. 25 (Bloomberg) -- Verizon Chief Sustainability Officer James Gowen discusses the company’s move to solar power. He spaks on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg) Read more on this. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), with a current value of $203.28B, started the session at $48.68.   Looking at [...]

8/25/14Verizon Looks to the Sun (Telecom Ramblings)

Seems like direct investments in solar energy are gaining traction with telecom and internet infrastructure of late. Today, Verizon announced plans to nearly double its on-site solar power generation to more than 25 megawatts. They will be investing another $40M in an existing project, with which some 10.2 megawatts of solar power systems at eight network [...]

8/21/14Stock Update: Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) – "XLTE" Expansion Boosts Capacity to the Ve... (Jutia Group)

[PR Newswire] - ALPHARETTA, Ga., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology – known as XLTE – in more Georgia markets including Albany, Gainesville, Valdosta and Rome to boost 4G LTE network capacity and enhance high-speed services for customers. Today, more than 350 of Verizon's 4G LTE 500-plus markets [...]


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