The present stock price for Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) is $36.06. In the last trading session, the stock made a considerable jump, reaching $36.11 after an opening price of $35.88. The stock briefly fell to $35.84 before ending the session at $36.00.
Verizon Communications Inc experienced a rather shaky stock market performance. The highest value in the past year was recorded at $42.58 on 01/06/23 and the lowest value was $30.14 on 10/06/23.
52-week price history of VZ Stock
Studying a stock’s 52-week price history, which includes both low and high prices, can help gauge its current status and potential future performance. Verizon Communications Inc’s current trading price is -15.32% away from its 52-week high, while its distance from the 52-week low is 19.64%. The stock’s price range during the 52-week period has remained between $30.14 and $42.58. In the Communication Services sector, the company’s shares saw a trading volume of around 5.64 million for the day, which was evidently lower than the average daily volume of 22.53 million over the past three months.
Market Capitalization and Financial Performance: An In-Depth Look
Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) has experienced a quarterly rise of 8.66% in its revenues when compared to the same period in the previous year. Presently, the company has a total market capitalization of 151.58B and boasts a workforce of 117100 employees.
A Closer Look at Analysts’ Ratings for Verizon Communications Inc
As of right now, 7 analysts are rating Verizon Communications Inc as a BUY, 2 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 15 analysts are recommending to HOLD this stock, 1 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 1 analyst is rating the stock as SELL.
Making Sense of Trading Volume and Moving Average Data
Based on Barchart.com data, the company’s moving average over the 100-day period was 33.78, with a change in price of -0.40. Similarly, Verizon Communications Inc recorded 24,397,816 in trading volume during the last 100 days, posting a change of -1.09%.
Examining VZ’s Debt-to-Equity Ratio: What You Need to Know
The debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio is a crucial measure that sheds light on a company’s financial health and market standing. It is determined by dividing a company’s overall liabilities by its shareholders’ equity, showing the extent of a company’s debt usage in financing its assets compared to the shareholders’ equity. At the time of writing, the total D/E ratio for VZ stands at 1.76. Similarly, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio is also 1.59.
VZ Stock Stochastic Average
As of today, Verizon Communications Inc’s raw stochastic average for the last 50 days stands at 96.32%. This is a rise compared to the raw stochastic average of the previous 20 days, which was noted at 95.51%. Furthermore, the company’s Stochastic %K and %D values for the past 20 days were 93.05% and 91.31%, respectively.
VZ Stock Price Performance Analysis
Investors have been left with mixed emotions regarding the stock price performance over the year, as it’s been a mixed bag. The index has shown a price loss of -8.49% this year. Over the last six months, there has been a stronger performance of -0.21%. The price of VZ fallen by 16.12% during the last 30 days period. For the last 5-days stocks have improved 1.22%.