Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

Exchange: New York Stock Exchange
Currency: USD

 
Price: 52.93 (Close)

Summary

 

52 Week range 200d Moving Avg. Beta
50.86 – 59.15 55.29 0.00
Dividend Dividend Yield Ex-Dividend date
3.13 5.91% 2021-10-07
P/E Ratio Latest EPS DGR 3 years
11.09 3.77 2.11%
Undervalued
Low
N.A.
High
Slow
Dividend Growth
Fast

Profile

Verizon Communications, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies. It operates through Wireless and Wireline segments. The Wireless segment provides wireless voice and data services and equipment sales, which are provided to consumer, business, and government customers. The Wireline segment offers broadband video and data; corporate networking solutions; data center and cloud services; security and managed network services; and local and long distance voice services. It also offers voice, data and video services and solutions. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

 

Sector: Industry:
Communications Major Telecommunications

Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Ratings

Total ESG Score

18 – 18 percentile

Environment

5 – 4 percentile

Social

13 – 4 percentile

Governance

6 – 4 percentile

Controversy level

3

MSCI ESG-Rating

A
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Dividend Safety Metrics

Latest EPS 3.77
Annual Payout 3.13
Payout Ratio 83.02%
Dividend growth 12 Years
Dividend Score 76
Dividend Coverage Ratio 1.54
Altman-Z score 0.00

 

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Valuation


Verizon Communications Inc.’s current dividend yield of 5.91% is 41% above its 5-year average. The 5-year average dividend yield is 4.20% (see red-line in chart). This indicates the stock may be undervalued today.

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Performance

The chart below displays the total price return(%) of Verizon Communications Inc. for different periods:

 

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Total Return

The chart below displays the (CAGR) total return (%) including all dividends paid of Verizon Communications Inc. for different periods:

 


Dividend Scorecard

Dividend Yield (TTM) Annual Payout Payout Ratio Dividend growth
5.91 3.13 83.02% 12 Years

 

Dividend Growth Summary

3 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 2.11%
5 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 2.22%
10 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 2.60%

Dividend Growth Rates History

Year Payout Amount Annual Payout Growth (YoY)
2021 2.523 -%
2020 2.473 2.0%
2019 2.423 2.1%
2018 2.373 2.2%
2017 2.323 2.2%
2016 2.273 2.6%
2015 2.215 3.5%
2014 2.140 3.1%
2013 2.075 3.0%
2012 2.015 2.7%
2011 1.963 2.6%
2010 1.913 3.1%
2009 1.855 6.0%
2008 1.750 6.4%
2007 1.645 1.5%
2006 1.620 1.3%
2005 1.600 1.0%

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Dividend Payment History