% Change from 50 Day MA:-1.04%
% Change from 200 Day MA:-6.77%
Entry Yield:5.28%
Annual Dividend:$2.31
P/E Ratio:14.85
PEG Ratio:4.22
Market Cap:181.12B
Average Long Term Price Growth:0.00%
1 Year Price Growth:0.00%
Average Long Term Dividend Growth:0.00%
1 Year Dividend Growth:0.00%
Last Dividend:$Unavailable
Last Ex-Dividend Date:December 31, 1969
Payout Ratio:77.26%
Short Ratio:2.05
Entry Risk:4.90 / 10


Dividend Growth

There is not sufficient evidence to show that VZ has a satisfactory dividend growth history.

P/E Ratio

VZ has a P/E Ratio of 14.85 which shows that $44.40 may be a fair value for the stock. A stock with a P/E ratio under 20 should be a relatively safe buy.

Payout Ratio

VZ has a Payout Ratio of 77.26, this can mean that the company many not be able to increase the dividend, or worse, a dividend cut may be imminent.

Entry Yield

VZ has an Entry Yield of 5.28%, which is right around where you want to invest. As long as the dividend continues to grow, an Entry Yield like this a good start.

Dividend History