Company profile

Hans Erik Vestberg
Incorporated in
Fiscal year end
Former names
Bell Atlantic Corp
IRS number

VZ stock data

FINRA relative short interest over last month (20 trading days) ?

Investment data

Data from SEC filings
Securities sold
Number of investors


21 Feb 20
2 Apr 20
31 Dec 20


Company financial data Financial data

Quarter (USD) Sep 19 Jun 19 Mar 19 Dec 18
Revenue 32.89B 32.07B 32.13B 34.28B
Net income 5.19B 3.94B 5.03B 1.94B
Diluted EPS 1.25 0.95 1.22 0.47
Net profit margin 15.79% 12.30% 15.66% 5.66%
Operating income 8.18B 7.85B 7.71B 637M
Net change in cash 1.07B 207M
Cash on hand 3.02B 1.95B 2.75B
Cost of revenue
Annual (USD) Dec 18 Dec 17 Dec 16 Dec 15
Revenue 130.86B 126.03B 125.98B 131.62B
Net income 15.53B 30.1B 13.13B 17.88B
Diluted EPS 3.76 7.36 3.21 4.37
Net profit margin 11.87% 23.88% 10.42% 13.58%
Operating income 22.28B 27.43B 29.25B 30.62B
Net change in cash 666M -801M -1.59B -6.13B
Cash on hand 2.75B 2.08B 2.88B 4.47B
Cost of revenue 30.92B 30.46B 30.24B

Financial data from company earnings reports

Date Owner Security Transaction Code $Price #Shares $Value #Remaining
24 Mar 20 Matthew D. Ellis Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A 14.24 3,125.555 44.51K 42,435.002
24 Mar 20 Ronan Dunne Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A 14.24 3,333.742 47.47K 40,391.789
24 Mar 20 Christine M Pambianchi Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A 14.24 112.13 1.6K 4,873.912
24 Mar 20 Kyle Malady Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A 14.24 2,030.711 28.92K 75,340.148
24 Mar 20 Kumara Guru Gowrappan Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A 14.24 2,543.448 36.22K 16,436.896
66.5% owned by funds/institutions
13F holders
Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 2431 2245 +8.3%
Opened positions 288 127 +126.8%
Closed positions 102 105 -2.9%
Increased positions 1107 1072 +3.3%
Reduced positions 830 835 -0.6%
13F shares
Current Prev Q Change
Total value 170.74B 162.36B +5.2%
Total shares 2.75B 2.69B +2.2%
Total puts 19.49M 21.42M -9.0%
Total calls 21.73M 20.94M +3.8%
Total put/call ratio 0.9 1.0 -12.3%
Largest owners
Shares Value Change
Vanguard 328.32M $20.16B +0.7%
BLK BlackRock 317.23M $19.48B +1.0%
STT State Street 164.28M $10.09B +0.9%
Wellington Management 112.12M $6.88B -2.6%
Geode Capital Management 62.49M $3.83B +4.3%
BAC Bank of America 60.75M $3.73B -13.3%
NTRS Northern Trust 51.77M $3.18B -1.6%
Capital World Investors 51.34M $3.15B +1.7%
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co. 49.94M $3.07B -0.7%
Norges Bank 45.2M $2.78B NEW
Largest transactions
Shares Bought/sold Change
Norges Bank 45.2M +45.2M NEW
Parnassus Investments 11.86M +11.86M NEW
BAC Bank of America 60.75M -9.32M -13.3%
Amundi Pioneer Asset Management 16.08M +7.6M +89.7%
Capital Research Global Investors 30.43M -5.89M -16.2%
TFC Truist Financial 6.71M +5.85M +678.1%
Citadel Advisors 3.83M -5.56M -59.2%
GS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. 29.54M +5.22M +21.5%
Assenagon Asset Management 32.57K -4.23M -99.2%
California Public Employees Retirement System 20.57M +3.64M +21.5%

Financial report summary

  • Cyber attacks impacting our networks or systems could have an adverse effect on our business.
  • Natural disasters, terrorist acts or acts of war could cause damage to our infrastructure and result in significant disruptions to our operations.
  • We depend on key suppliers and vendors to provide equipment that we need to operate our business.
  • A significant portion of our workforce is represented by labor unions, and we could incur additional costs or experience work stoppages as a result of the renegotiation of our labor contracts.
  • We face significant competition that may reduce our profits.
  • If we are not able to take advantage of developments in technology and address changing consumer demand on a timely basis, we may experience a decline in the demand for our services, be unable to implement our business strategy and experience reduced profits.
  • Adverse conditions in the U.S. and international economies could impact our results of operations.
  • Changes in the regulatory framework under which we operate could adversely affect our business prospects or results of operations.
  • We are subject to a significant amount of litigation, which could require us to pay significant damages or settlements.
  • Verizon has significant debt, which could increase further if Verizon incurs additional debt in the future and does not retire existing debt.
  • Adverse changes in the credit markets and other factors could increase our borrowing costs and the availability of financing.
  • Increases in costs for pension benefits and active and retiree healthcare benefits may reduce our profitability and increase our funding commitments.
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