% Change from 50 Day MA:-1.40%
% Change from 200 Day MA:-7.51%
Entry Yield:5.03%
Annual Dividend:$2.31
P/E Ratio:15.19
PEG Ratio:4.92
Market Cap:185.28B
Average Long Term Price Growth:0.00%
1 Year Price Growth:0.00%
Average Long Term Dividend Growth:0.00%
1 Year Dividend Growth:0.00%
Last Dividend:$Unavailable
Last Ex-Dividend Date:December 31, 1969
Payout Ratio:77.26%
Short Ratio:1.92
Entry Risk:4.93 / 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 15.19 which shows that $45.42 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 5.03%, 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