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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M208,358Revenue $M120,550Net Margin (%)13.5Z-Score1.7
Enterprise Value $M311,126EPS $4.0Operating Margin %27.1F-Score5
P/E(ttm))10.4Cash Flow Per Share $8.0Pre-tax Margin (%)23.9Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book12.610-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.6Quick Ratio0.9Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.55-y EBITDA Growth Rate %7.9Current Ratio0.9Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow5.6y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %29.7ROA % (ttm)6.9Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %4.3Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)71.7Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %46.0Shares Outstanding M4,150ROI % (ttm)-0.7Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with VZ

Number of guru portfolios checked: 84. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
VZTweedy Browne 2014-09-30 Buy 1.2%$48.4 - $51.97
($49.7)
$ 50.211%New holding, 1017613 sh.1,017,613
VZJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add0.07%$48.4 - $51.97
($49.7)
$ 50.211%Add 20.09%882,492
VZJohn Paulson 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.27%$48.4 - $51.97
($49.7)
$ 50.211%Reduce -14.21%7,500,000
VZRay Dalio 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.08%$48.4 - $51.97
($49.7)
$ 50.211%Reduce -45.28%263,365
VZThird Avenue Management 2014-09-30 Sold Out -0.05%$48.4 - $51.97
($49.7)
$ 50.211%Sold Out0
VZRobert Olstein 2014-06-30 Add0.23%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Add 47.95%108,000
VZWarren Buffett 2014-06-30 Add0.18%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Add 36.09%15,000,928
VZJames Barrow 2014-06-30 Add0.16%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Add 9.3%28,991,364
VZRichard Snow 2014-06-30 Add0.05%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Add 53.12%83,785
VZDavid Dreman 2014-06-30 Add0.02%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Add 227.08%6,378
VZDodge & Cox 2014-06-30 Reduce$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Reduce -23.29%11,258
VZDaniel Loeb 2014-06-30 Sold Out -2.4%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Sold Out0
VZAndreas Halvorsen 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.88%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Sold Out0
VZJean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.32%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Reduce -99.98%431
VZThird Avenue Management 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.1%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Reduce -67.68%53,388
VZRay Dalio 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.05%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Reduce -22.43%481,265
VZJohn Hussman 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.04%$45.94 - $50.05
($48.44)
$ 50.214%Sold Out0
VZDaniel Loeb 2014-03-31 Buy 2.4%$45.98 - $49.3
($47.35)
$ 50.216%New holding, 3500000 sh.3,500,000
VZScott Black 2014-03-31 Buy 0.91%$45.98 - $49.3
($47.34)
$ 50.216%New holding, 177085 sh.177,085
VZAndreas Halvorsen 2014-03-31 Add0.61%$45.98 - $49.3
($47.35)
$ 50.216%Add 231.38%4,420,635
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

VZ is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
VZ Tweedy Browne 2014-09-301,017,6130.021.2New Buy
VZ Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30882,4920.020.44+20.09%
VZ David Dreman 2014-09-307,06300.03+10.74%
VZ Ruane Cunniff 2014-09-307,10900+2.44%
VZ Scott Black 2014-09-30184,86501.3+0.14%
VZ Robert Olstein 2014-09-30108,00000.7
VZ Brian Rogers 2014-09-306,080,4660.151.1
VZ Warren Buffett 2014-09-3015,000,9280.360.7
VZ Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-09-3043100
VZ - PUTHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-09-30243,8000.010.48
VZ James Barrow 2014-09-3028,950,7380.72-0.14%
VZ Richard Snow 2014-09-3083,51000.14-0.33%
VZ Mario Gabelli 2014-09-30447,4540.010.12-7.14%
VZ John Paulson 2014-09-307,500,0000.181.6-14.21%
VZ Ken Fisher 2014-09-3022,56700-18.8%
VZ Dodge & Cox 2014-09-309,09200-19.24%
VZ Ray Dalio 2014-09-30263,3650.010.1-45.28%
VZ Third Avenue Management 2014-09-30000Sold Out
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VZ: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-10-22Sell2,790$48.613.25view
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-09-22Sell2,791$50.10.18view
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-08-22Sell2,966$48.922.6view
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-07-23Sell2,966$51-1.59view
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-06-23Sell2,966$49.391.62view
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-05-23Sell2,965$49.421.56view
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-04-25Sell2,822$46.18.87view
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-03-24Sell2,823$46.77.47view
WALDEN MARNI MEVP & Pres-Prod&New Bus Innov 2014-02-25Sell8,048$46.318.38view
MILCH RANDAL SEVP - Pub Policy & Gen Counsel 2014-02-24Sell2,823$47.066.65view

Press Releases about VZ :

    Quarterly/Annual Reports about VZ:

    News about VZ:

    Articles On GuruFocus.com
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    Strong Customer Acquisitions Make Verizon a Good Investment Oct 29 2014 
    Verizon and FireEye Join Forces to Secure Organizations From Advanced Attacks and Emerging Mobile Th Oct 29 2014 


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