Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

50.46 -0.33%
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Pros
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward P/E ratio low relative to industry peers
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages

Pros

  1. VZ profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 13.46 percentage points. See VZ profitability chart.
  2. VZ forward dividend yield is 5.31%, higher than the industry (0.88%) and sector (0.42%) forward dividend yields. See VZ forward dividend chart.
  3. VZ forward P/E ratio is 9.52, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See VZ forward P/E ratio chart.
  4. VZ average analyst price target ($58.42) is above its current price ($50.90). See VZ price target chart.

Cons

  1. VZ quarterly revenue growth was 2.10%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (5.43% and 7.02%, respectively). See VZ revenue growth chart.