VZ Verizon Communications

Verizon Communications Inc. is an American multinational telecommunications conglomerate and a corporate component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The company is based at 1095 Avenue of the Americas in Midtown Manhattan, New York City, but is incorporated in Delaware. In 1984, the United States Department of Justice mandated AT&T Corporation to break up the Bell System into seven companies, each a Regional Bell Operating Company , commonly referred to as "Baby Bells". Bell Atlantic, one of the Baby Bells, came into existence the same year, consisting of the separate operating companies New Jersey Bell, Bell of Pennsylvania, Diamond State Telephone, and C&P Telephone, with a trading area from New Jersey to Virginia.

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Hans Vestberg
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27 Apr 21
17 Jun 21
31 Dec 21
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Cash burn rate (estimated) Burn method: Change in cash Burn method: Operating income/loss Burn method: FCF (opex + capex)
Last Q Avg 4Q Last Q Avg 4Q Last Q Avg 4Q
Cash on hand (at last report) 11.5B 11.5B 11.5B 11.5B 11.5B 11.5B
Cash burn (monthly) 4B (positive/no burn) (positive/no burn) (positive/no burn) (positive/no burn) (positive/no burn)
Cash used (since last report) 10.25B n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Cash remaining 1.25B n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Runway (months of cash) 0.3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

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Date Owner Security Transaction Code Indirect 10b5-1 $Price #Shares $Value #Remaining
10 Jun 21 Ronan Dunne Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A Yes No 16.31 107.522 1.75K 50,493.255
10 Jun 21 Hans Erik Vestberg Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A Yes No 16.31 171.187 2.79K 67,611.825
10 Jun 21 Kumara Guru Gowrappan Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A Yes No 16.31 79.227 1.29K 23,854.543
10 Jun 21 Tami A. Erwin Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A Yes No 16.31 93.375 1.52K 44,282.034
10 Jun 21 Matthew D. Ellis Phantom Stock (unitized) Common Stock Grant Aquire A Yes No 16.31 93.375 1.52K 53,079.914

Data for the last complete 13F reporting period. To see the most recent changes to ownership, click the ownership history button above.

63.8% owned by funds/institutions
13F holders
Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 2658 2679 -0.8%
Opened positions 147 322 -54.3%
Closed positions 168 127 +32.3%
Increased positions 1367 1227 +11.4%
Reduced positions 969 933 +3.9%
13F shares
Current Prev Q Change
Total value 153.86B 160.64B -4.2%
Total shares 2.64B 2.74B -3.5%
Total puts 22.68M 21.92M +3.5%
Total calls 27.62M 22.15M +24.7%
Total put/call ratio 0.8 1.0 -17.0%
Largest owners
Shares Value Change
Vanguard 320.96M $18.66B -1.5%
BLK Blackrock 305.37M $17.76B +2.2%
STT State Street 159.79M $9.29B -0.8%
BRK.A Berkshire Hathaway 158.82M $9.24B +8.3%
Geode Capital Management 67.03M $3.89B +3.7%
BAC Bank Of America 60.9M $3.54B -2.6%
NTRS Northern Trust 51.64M $3B -1.6%
Capital World Investors 50.53M $2.94B -0.2%
BK Bank Of New York Mellon 42.55M $2.47B +0.3%
Charles Schwab Investment Management 42.25M $2.46B +10.3%
Largest transactions
Shares Bought/sold Change
Norges Bank 0 -40.39M EXIT
Capital International Investors 18.61M -17.24M -48.1%
BRK.A Berkshire Hathaway 158.82M +12.11M +8.3%
DB Deutsche Bank AG - Registered Shares 12.38M -8.14M -39.7%
Sanders Capital 0 -7.63M EXIT
BLK Blackrock 305.37M +6.62M +2.2%
Vanguard 320.96M -4.99M -1.5%
Alliancebernstein 9.15M -4.51M -33.0%
Amundi Pioneer Asset Management 7.53M -4.42M -37.0%
Capital Research Global Investors 15.37M -4.37M -22.1%

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