About 917,996 shares traded.
Analysts await EOG Resources, Inc.
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)'s stock on Tuesday traded at beginning with a price of $49.00 and when day-trade ended the stock finally moved down -0.31% to reach at $48.65. 100.24 million shares or 0.51% more from 99.73 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 8.48% since March 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 7.11% the S&P500.
Dearborn Partners Llc increased its stake in Verizon Communications (VZ) by 12.49% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Arizona State Retirement System sold 107,023 shares as the company's stock declined 7.66% while stock markets rallied. The Argent Capital Management Llc holds 202,815 shares with $22.60M value, up from 180,563 last quarter. Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors Llc who had been investing in Verizon Communications Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $200.83 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $50.09. The institutional investor held 28,507 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.41 million, down from 47,708 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 8.48% since March 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500.More news: Express Scripts (ESRX) - Analysts' Weekly Ratings Updates
Since September 27, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $406,645 activity. 610 shares valued at $30,030 were sold by SILLIMAN CRAIG L. on Wednesday, September 27. Nordea Mgmt Ab has invested 2.38% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 862 shares. They expect $0.64 EPS, down 37.86% or $0.39 from last year's $1.03 per share.
A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in VZ. 42 funds opened positions while 95 raised stakes. (NYSE:VZ). Bahl & Gaynor holds 0.05% or 93,906 shares.
Verizon Communications Inc. has a consensus hold rating from 30 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 1.14% of shares outstanding. That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of VZ. Zevin Asset Mngmt Ltd Com reported 10,025 shares. Hodges Capital Management Inc. now owns 46,735 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $2,087,000 after acquiring an additional 617 shares during the period. (NYSE:VZ) or 12,613 shares. Finally, Regal Wealth Group Inc. raised its holdings in Verizon Communications by 0.7% in the second quarter. Hills National Bank & Trust And Trust invested 0.25% in Verizon Communications Inc. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.86 earnings per share. Horan Capital Advisors LLC. now owns 72,815 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock worth $3,252,000 after buying an additional 2,188 shares during the period. Blume Cap owns 3,957 shares. (NYSE:VZ). Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Incorporated reported 31,238 shares. 3,875 are owned by Signature & Limited Liability Com. 331,280 are held by Eastern Financial Bank.
Shine Investment Advisory Services Inc. raised its holdings in Verizon Communications by 190.9% in the third quarter. Keep in mind that Investors should not rely only on an analyst's recommendation when taking a decision whether to buy, hold, or sell a stock. Therefore 26% are positive. Madison Investment Holdings Inc.'s holdings in Verizon Communications were worth $21,262,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.More news: Buveur D'Air defends crown, treble for Mullins
Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) to report earnings on April, 19. (NYSE:VZ) has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, September 30 by RBC Capital Markets. Pring Turner Gru reported 1.28% in Verizon Communications Inc. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $53.45. During the yearly overview it downgraded -1.11% and shown -7.80% year to date performance. Moffett Nathanson upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday, February 21 report. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, August 11 by Vetr. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of VZ in report on Friday, July 7 with "Hold" rating. The company has market cap of $58.06 billion. It operates through Natural Gas Gathering and Processing, Natural Gas Liquids, and Natural Gas Pipelines divisions. It has a 6.61 P/E ratio. It owns natural gas gathering pipelines and processing plants in the Mid-Continent and Rocky Mountain regions.
Investors sentiment is 0.88 in 2017 Q3. Its down 1.64, from 2.82 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 40 investors sold CRM shares while 234 reduced holdings. Aperio Grp Lc reported 324,892 shares. Coastline Tru Company has invested 0.69% of its portfolio in PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:AMBR) for 78,754 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Mngmt (Europe) reported 0.02% of its portfolio in ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Summit Asset Ltd Llc has 9,498 shares for 0.24% of their portfolio. Cornerstone holds 405,949 shares. & Mgmt Comm owns 9,714 shares. Kanawha Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Company stated it has 162,274 shares or 1.23% of all its holdings. North Star Asset Mgmt Inc has invested 1.35% in Verizon Communications Inc. Burke Herbert Natl Bank Communications accumulated 1.64% or 36,634 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Limited Co has 54,736 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Granite Investment Lc reported 274,273 shares.
Since September 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $14,620 activity. Therefore 89% are positive. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 24 by JP Morgan. Wells Fargo maintained PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:OKE) on Wednesday, February 28 with "Hold" rating. On Tuesday, December 20 the stock rating was downgraded by FBR Capital to "Mkt Perform". The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold" on Friday, October 13. (NYSE:EOG) on Friday, November 11 to "Buy" rating. Credit Suisse upgraded ONEOK, Inc. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, August 11 by MoffettNathanson. (NASDAQ:PEP) on Thursday, January 4 with "Hold" rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of OKE in report on Monday, August 14 with "Hold" rating. The firm has "Equalweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Thursday, June 2.More news: Why Kirk Cousins Can Succeed With the Vikings