|Bid||60.90 x 1800|
|Ask||61.09 x 900|
|Day's range||60.31 - 61.30|
|52-week range||52.28 - 61.58|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||0.47|
|PE ratio (TTM)||15.94|
|Earnings date||25 Oct 2019|
|Forward dividend & yield||2.46 (4.08%)|
|1y target est||60.96|
In recent weeks Verizon has raised a HuffPost sale with potential acquirers, according to two people familiar with the discussions. The attempt to sell the progressive news site is a sign of how Verizon is continuing to slim down the family of dotcom businesses it amassed with the costly acquisition of Yahoo and AOL, assets it wrote down by almost $5bn earlier this year.
What you need to know: Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband mobility service is live in Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Chase Center in San Francisco and Pepsi Center in Denver;.
Verizon’s 5G Lab, which is comprised of both network and XR technologists, continues to combine 5G network and XR expertise to produce ground breaking capabilities for the edge. The Verizon team recently developed a suite of enterprise XR technologies to drive emerging mobility experiences. Demonstrations of some of these technologies will take place in the Verizon booth at Mobile World Congress Americas.
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Keysight (KEYS) rides on robust adoption driven by high demand for 5G design and test solutions along with strong pipeline for new business bookings.
Ericsson's (ERIC) third-quarter results are supported by commercial 5G contract wins in 19 customer networks across 15 countries, spanning four continents.
Shares of AT&T (T) have surged 31% in 2019 to easily top its industry's 8% average climb and the S&P 500's 17% jump. So will AT&T stock continue to climb after it reports its Q3 2019 earnings results?
Verizon Communications (VZ) closed at $59.59 in the latest trading session, marking a -0.57% move from the prior day.
Keysight's (KEYS) sustained focus on launching solutions for growth markets like 5G, IoT and high-speed datacenters augurs well for the top line.
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In a recent proof-of-concept field trial, Verizon and NEC were able to use network infrastructure with existing fiber optic cables already laid in the ground as distributed optical sensors to collect information on city traffic patterns, road conditions, road capacity, and vehicle classification information. The trial used new optical sensor technology developed by NEC with software underpinned by artificial intelligence (AI) for intelligent traffic monitoring including the measurement of vehicle density, direction, speed, acceleration, deceleration, and more. Historically, companies have had to lay purpose-built fiber very shallow in the ground with fiber grating at pre-determined intervals to gather and synthesize this type of information.
Investing.com - T-Mobile's bid to acquire rival Sprint has won a third "yes" vote at the Federal Communications Commission, moving the proposal a step closer to closing, according to Bloomberg News.
“Every industry is going to get disrupted,” Verizon Media Group CEO Guru Gowrappan said. “5G just accelerates that.”
TechCrunch Disrupt -- In an onstage presentation at TechCrunch Disrupt SF, one of the world’s leading conferences for tech start-ups, TomTom [TOM2] and Verizon announced a 5G innovation project focused on making intersections safer for emergency vehicles. Each year in the U.S. there are an estimated 6,500 accidents involving ambulances and about 300 police cruiser pursuits that lead to injuries or fatalities.
Verizon (VZ) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.