Verizon Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

CAPS Rating: 4 out of 5 70.42

A leading communications provider, Verizon offers wireless service and telecom for home and business.

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37 Underperform
 

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Top VZ Bull/Bear Pitches

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Brad12Gm (54.56)
Submitted May 23, 2018

Verizon will outperform the market for the simple reason it's been beaten down too much the last couple of years. I like telecom stocks with low P/E ratios. I tend to be contrarian in nature and while the S&P 500 was up over 20% in 2017 VZ… More

StrydeGum (61.95)
Submitted July 18, 2013

Greedy company, limiting/controlling customers, and manipulating smaller competition. Income has been falling for the past 5 years. Expenditures not slowing down. Won't ever been an innovator and in turn will fall. Nothing but a big'ol bully. I'm… More

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Member Avatar TMFCheesehead (93.12) Submitted: 2/21/2019 12:31:11 PM : Outperform Start Price: $56.31 VZ Score: -0.15

High switching costs and low-cost production. First to 5G doesn't hurt either

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Member Avatar optioncoach (96.66) Submitted: 2/5/2019 9:20:01 PM : Outperform Start Price: $54.11 VZ Score: +2.07

Going to turn on carriers at these levels and enjoy the dividend that is going to provide some security.

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Member Avatar TMFTypeoh (94.67) Submitted: 1/17/2019 10:30:47 AM : Outperform Start Price: $56.99 VZ Score: -7.77

defensive pick

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Score Leader

jaredck

jaredck (88.39) Score: +104.69

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in VZ.

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Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
Index
Gain
Score Commentary
grow76 99.16 12/5/2006 Outperform 5Y $18.92 +196.70% +107.22% +89.48 1 Comment
xMFFeldy 85.36 4/21/2006 Outperform 3W $17.91 +213.51% +127.11% +86.40 1 Comment
Trabajando 92.52 12/4/2006 Outperform 3Y $19.11 +193.89% +107.93% +85.96 0 Comment
doublegng < 20 12/7/2006 Outperform 3M $19.16 +193.05% +107.28% +85.77 0 Comment
XMFCastine 92.01 12/6/2006 Outperform 1Y $19.15 +193.14% +107.51% +85.63 0 Comment
davidbrodsky 56.03 11/28/2006 Outperform NS $18.84 +198.00% +112.72% +85.28 0 Comment
ROXYMUSIC1 58.48 11/28/2006 1/1/2013 Outperform 5Y $18.85 +197.82% +112.67% +85.15 1 Comment
crawfos < 20 12/6/2006 Outperform 5Y $19.18 +192.72% +107.67% +85.05 0 Comment
trustee74 83.78 12/8/2006 Outperform 5Y $19.11 +193.89% +109.03% +84.86 0 Comment
4thGen 78.16 11/27/2006 Outperform 3M $19.05 +194.75% +110.02% +84.72 0 Comment

Wall Street

See what the Wall Street professionals think, according to their public statements and filings.

Player Name Player
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
S&P
Gain
Score End Date Commentary
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TrackFBRCapitalM 87.40 7/24/2014 Outperform NS $40.93 +37.19% +39.53% -2.33 0 Comment
TrackBernstein 87.85 5/22/2014 Outperform NS $39.20 +43.22% +46.64% -3.42 0 Comment
trackpacificcres 83.54 5/15/2014 Outperform NS $38.05 +47.57% +47.04% +0.53 0 Comment
TrackJPMorgan 86.78 2/26/2014 Outperform NS $36.25 +54.90% +49.87% +5.04 0 Comment
TrackCanaccord 73.19 1/7/2014 Outperform NS $38.22 +46.93% +51.52% -4.59 0 Comment
TrackDeutscheSec 85.71 10/18/2013 Outperform NS $38.40 +46.22% +59.57% -13.35 0 Comment
TrackRWBaird 88.72 9/4/2013 Outperform NS $43.26 +8.33% +25.23% -16.90 12/9/2014 @ $46.86 0 Comment
TrackJimCramer 85.33 7/30/2013 Outperform 3W $38.79 +44.77% +64.55% -19.79 0 Comment
TrackJimCramer 85.33 7/12/2013 Underperform 3W $50.41 +0.02% +0.64% +0.62 7/30/2013 @ $50.42 0 Comment
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TrackCreditSuiss 88.83 5/11/2012 Outperform NS $40.35 +10.52% +1.32% +9.20 7/20/2012 @ $44.60 0 Comment
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TrackHudsonSquar 36.95 6/1/2011 Underperform NS $25.34 +121.58% +106.24% -15.34 0 Comment
TrackRWBaird 88.72 3/28/2011 Outperform NS $35.53 +7.27% +6.13% +1.14 3/29/2012 @ $38.11 0 Comment
TrackGoldmanSach 81.46 1/18/2011 Outperform 5Y $24.14 +132.57% +114.75% +17.81 1 Comment
TrackTobinSmith < 20 1/7/2011 Outperform 1Y $24.52 +129.01% +118.20% +10.81 0 Comment
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TrackHilliard 94.23 10/26/2010 Outperform NS $21.83 +157.20% +134.90% +22.30 0 Comment
TrackArgus 89.06 10/12/2010 Outperform NS $21.86 +156.89% +138.60% +18.29 0 Comment
TrackDodgeCox 93.15 9/30/2010 Outperform NS $21.63 +159.56% +146.62% +12.94 0 Comment
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TrackZacks < 20 7/23/2010 Underperform 3M $28.02 +4.82% -2.61% -7.43 8/20/2010 @ $29.37 1 Comment
TrackMHawkins 91.07 6/30/2010 Outperform NS $18.27 +207.37% +172.81% +34.56 0 Comment
TrackVanDenBerg 96.14 6/30/2010 Outperform NS $26.43 +40.37% +31.47% +8.90 5/12/2011 @ $37.10 0 Comment
TrackGoldmanSach 81.46 4/13/2010 Outperform 5Y $30.00 -3.67% +1.39% -5.05 4/23/2010 @ $28.90 2 Comments
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TrackJefferies 81.15 3/4/2010 Outperform NS $18.73 +199.72% +146.71% +53.02 0 Comment
TrackWayneRogers 63.49 2/5/2010 Outperform 3M $18.46 +204.21% +160.10% +44.11 0 Comment
TrackGaryBSmith 91.60 11/6/2009 Outperform 3W $18.72 +200.03% +153.19% +46.84 0 Comment
TrackWellsFargo 86.47 10/27/2009 Outperform NS $18.35 +205.93% +159.20% +46.73 0 Comment
TrackCreditSuiss 88.83 10/24/2009 Outperform NS $28.67 +1.09% -1.24% +2.33 2/4/2010 @ $28.98 0 Comment
TrackPaliResearc 21.67 6/18/2009 Outperform NS $18.42 +204.89% +205.78% -0.89 0 Comment
TrackBarclaysCap 88.90 4/29/2009 Outperform NS $19.17 +192.88% +220.64% -27.76 0 Comment
TrackAurigaUSA 59.60 4/24/2009 Outperform NS $19.10 +193.92% +226.00% -32.08 0 Comment
TrackRBCCapMkts 87.15 2/27/2009 Outperform NS $22.39 +128.87% +118.04% +10.84 6/27/2013 @ $51.24 0 Comment
TrackBMOCapital < 20 1/28/2009 Outperform NS $18.64 +201.20% +223.51% -22.32 0 Comment
TrackBernstein 87.85 1/5/2009 Underperform NS $31.30 -8.30% +15.58% +23.88 2/9/2010 @ $28.70 0 Comment
TrackFBRCapitalM 87.40 12/10/2008 Outperform NS $31.30 -4.18% +21.10% -25.28 1/27/2010 @ $29.99 0 Comment
TrackRichAster 97.95 6/17/2008 Outperform 1Y $21.07 +166.45% +110.12% +56.34 1 Comment
TrackScottBleier < 20 2/1/2008 Outperform 3M $29.67 +43.87% -0.75% +44.62 11/9/2012 @ $42.69 0 Comment
TrackEveillard 94.15 12/31/2007 Outperform NS $24.68 +127.53% +97.75% +29.78 1 Comment
TrackDodgeCox 93.15 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $35.85 -26.27% -33.35% +7.08 6/30/2010 @ $26.43 2 Comments
TrackBrandes < 20 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.78 +126.63% +90.50% +36.13 2 Comments
TrackBRogers 98.48 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.78 +126.63% +90.50% +36.13 1 Comment
TrackSnow 62.80 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.78 +126.63% +90.50% +36.13 3 Comments
TrackHillman 98.68 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.78 +126.63% +90.50% +36.13 7 Comments
TrackDreman 39.37 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.78 +126.63% +90.50% +36.13 2 Comments
TrackRichPzena 86.18 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $42.74 -14.95% -10.37% -4.57 6/17/2008 @ $36.35 1 Comment
TrackSoros 85.26 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.78 +126.63% +90.50% +36.13 3 Comments
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TrackUBS 92.02 7/31/2007 Outperform NS $40.55 -9.88% -8.39% -1.49 6/16/2008 @ $36.54 0 Comment
TrackBearStearns < 20 6/14/2007 Outperform NS $32.86 +14.57% -9.69% +24.26 4/17/2012 @ $37.65 0 Comment
TrackDavenport 85.10 6/8/2007 Outperform NS $23.55 +138.42% +96.18% +42.24 0 Comment
TrackMichaelBrus 83.88 5/30/2007 Outperform 1Y $24.28 +131.23% +92.82% +38.41 0 Comment
TrackCitigroup 91.94 5/18/2007 Outperform NS $28.97 +70.29% +36.57% +33.72 11/25/2014 @ $49.34 0 Comment
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TrackAGEdwards < 20 11/29/2006 Outperform NS $28.36 +24.63% +10.41% +14.22 6/1/2007 @ $35.35 0 Comment
TrackCreditSuiss 88.83 11/21/2006 Outperform NS $33.59 +3.40% -4.63% +8.03 2/20/2008 @ $34.73 0 Comment
TrackJimCramer 85.33 11/6/2006 Outperform 3W $26.35 +91.28% +20.66% +70.62 7/12/2013 @ $50.41 0 Comment
TrackLehmanBros < 20 10/19/2006 Outperform NS $27.79 +35.50% +1.27% +34.23 4/17/2012 @ $37.65 0 Comment
TrackHSBC 30.91 10/9/2006 Outperform NS $19.74 +184.51% +118.35% +66.16 0 Comment
TrackCitigroup 91.94 10/9/2006 Underperform NS $35.62 +19.33% +12.74% -6.59 5/18/2007 @ $42.50 0 Comment
TrackBofASec 92.07 9/28/2006 Outperform NS $20.16 +178.47% +119.99% +58.48 0 Comment
TrackUBS 92.02 9/28/2006 Outperform NS $36.78 +1.28% +3.20% -1.92 11/1/2006 @ $37.25 0 Comment
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