Heading into the stock price potential, Verizon Communications Inc. needs to grow just 10.94% to cross its median price target of $50. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 10th were given a $0.59 dividend. Noting its average daily volume at 1.49 million shares each day over the month, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Oakmont Partners LLC now owns 6,391 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $285,000 after buying an additional 22 shares in the last quarter. The last stock price is down 3.45% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.02% over the same time period. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since November 11, 2016 and is uptrending. In the most recent financial results released by Verizon Communications Inc., for the quarter ending on 2017-09-30, the company posted EPS of 0.98. Its down 0.12, from 1 in 2017Q1. It dived, as 90 investors sold VZ shares while 700 reduced holdings. Capital Research Global Investors raised its stake in Verizon Communications by 15.1% in the second quarter. Punch And Associate Investment Mgmt accumulated 25,178 shares. First Manhattan Comm holds 0.25% or 648,876 shares.
The Details: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) or 381,385 shares. Van Strum Towne Inc reported 24,294 shares stake. Los Angeles Cap Management And Equity Research accumulated 0.22% or 773,588 shares. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 21,820,729 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $974,515,000 after buying an additional 3,623,182 shares in the last quarter. Advisory Service Net Llc accumulated 0.54% or 92,327 shares. Conservest Capital Advisors Inc. lifted its stake in Verizon Communications by 0.5% during the second quarter. (NYSE:VZ) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: "Verizon Communications Inc". Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board reported 324,137 shares. Solutions Ltd Company invested 0.02% in Verizon Communications Inc. Oakbrook Invests Ltd Com holds 239,267 shares. Therefore 23% are positive.
Brief Synopsis About Verizon Communications Inc. Twin Capital Mngmt holds 0.7% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 7,228 shares. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 6th. (NYSE:VZ). Federated Invsts Incorporated Pa invested in 2.69% or 20.90 million shares. (NYSE:VZ) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 14 by Barclays Capital. Excalibur Management Corp's holdings in Verizon Communications were worth $6,277,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Bernstein on Tuesday, July 26. As per Monday, March 14, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. UBS downgraded it to "Neutral" rating and $52 target in Wednesday, January 11 report. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) on Wednesday, October 11 with "Hold" rating.
In other news, EVP Craig L. Silliman sold 610 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Friday, October 27th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have given a hold rating, six have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. KeyCorp has a "Hold" rating on the stock. The stock has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, April 28. The firm has "Sell" rating by BTIG Research given on Wednesday, August 2. On Thursday, August 17 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Equal-Weight". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Sunday, September 17 by RBC Capital Markets. October 20 investment analysts at SunTrust Banks held the company rating at "Hold" targeting a price of $50.00. Its down 0.12, from 1 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 25 investors sold MTZ shares while 81 reduced holdings. 105 funds opened positions while 667 raised stakes. Farr Miller & Washington Ltd Llc Dc owns 317,286 shares for 4.1% of their portfolio. King Wealth Group Inc Ltd Liability Corporation reported 32,328 shares. Private Trust Co bought 15,290 shares as the company's stock declined 7.64% while stock markets rallied. Birmingham Capital Mngmt Co Al has invested 0.11% in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA). ValuEngine upgraded Verizon Communications from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Security Natl Co has 0.34% invested in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) for 5,108 shares.
Capital International Investors, which manages about $74.88 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (NYSE:SLB) by 246,459 shares to 5.74M shares, valued at $377.75M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Hourglass Cap Limited Liability holds 0.75% or 22,603 shares in its portfolio. Wellington Shields And Co Limited Liability Co reported 42,449 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Lp has invested 0.09% in AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL). (NYSE:VZ). Ubs Oconnor Limited Liability Com owns 908,200 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. IMMELT JEFFREY R also bought $2.81 million worth of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) shares.
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