Verizon Communications (VZ) : Mitchell Sinkler Starrpa reduced its stake in Verizon Communications by 2.08% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 38,618 shares of Verizon Communications which is valued at $1,983,034 after selling 820 shares in Verizon Communications , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 15, 2016.Verizon Communications makes up approximately 2.70% of Mitchell Sinkler Starrpa’s portfolio.
Verizon Communications closed down -1.72 points or -3.32% at $50.03 with 3,21,72,208 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $50.56, the shares hit an intraday low of $49.47 and an intraday high of $50.68 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Coastline Trust Co boosted its stake in VZ in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,495 additional shares and now holds a total of 63,089 shares of Verizon Communications which is valued at $3,239,620. Verizon Communications makes up approx 0.69% of Coastline Trust Co’s portfolio.Brookstone Capital Management boosted its stake in VZ in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 54,569 additional shares and now holds a total of 76,224 shares of Verizon Communications which is valued at $3,914,102. Verizon Communications makes up approx 0.60% of Brookstone Capital Management’s portfolio. Santa Fe Partners added VZ to its portfolio by purchasing 41,985 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $2,155,930. Verizon Communications makes up approx 0.35% of Santa Fe Partners’s portfolio.Trust Co boosted its stake in VZ in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 600 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,518 shares of Verizon Communications which is valued at $129,954. Verizon Communications makes up approx 0.06% of Trust Co’s portfolio. Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt sold out all of its stake in VZ during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 1,979,843 shares of VZ which is valued $102,179,697.
On the company’s financial health, Verizon Communications reported $1.06 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Apr 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $1.06. The company had revenue of $32171.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $32481.10 million. The company’s revenue was up .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.02 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Verizon Communications. Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Apr 18, 2016 to “Equal Weight”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 52 from a previous price target of $51 .Verizon Communications was Downgraded by Jefferies to ” Hold” on Apr 7, 2016. Verizon Communications was Downgraded by Bernstein to ” Mkt Perform” on Apr 7, 2016.
Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon) is a holding company that acting through its subsidiaries provides communications information and entertainment products and services to consumers businesses and governmental agencies. Its segments include Wireless and Wireline. The Wireless segment includes the Cellco Partnership doing business as Verizon Wireless. Wireless communications products and services include wireless voice and data services and equipment sales which are provided to consumer business and government customers across the United States. Wirelines voice data and video communications products and services include broadband video and data corporate networking solutions data center and cloud services security and managed network services and local and long distance voice services. Verizon provides these products and services to consumers in the United States as well as to carriers businesses and government customers both in the United States and around the world.