How Analysts Feel About Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)?

The company was maintained on Thursday, July 13 by Piper Jaffray. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, July 28 report. Imperial Capital downgraded Zix Corporation (NASDAQ:ZIXI) rating on Wednesday, June 14. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 14 by Barclays Capital. TheStreet upgraded shares of Verizon Communications from a "c+" rating to a "b-" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 8th.

Rathbone Brothers Plc decreased its stake in Verizon Comms Inc Npv Common Stock (VZ) by 41.57% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Carlson Capital LP sold 327,700 shares as Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)'s stock declined 7.66%.

First Hawaiian Bank grew its stake in Verizon Communications Inc. The "percentage off the 52-week high or low" refers to when a stock current price is relative to where it has traded over the last 52 weeks. About 3.36M shares traded. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q2 2017. The company P/S (price to Sales) ratio is 1.63, P/B (price to Book) ratio is 8.02, while its P/C (price to Cash) ratio stands at 0. Mu reported 1,737 shares. 546,111 were reported by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans. 862 were reported by Westport Asset Incorporated. Banque Pictet Cie Sa holds 23,800 shares. 599,756 are held by Martingale Asset Management Limited Partnership. Ct Mason holds 1.49% or 83,423 shares in its portfolio. Investors and analysts will be closely monitoring company shares as we approach the next earnings report date. Miles Cap accumulated 4,653 shares or 0.11% of the stock. Burney owns 510,232 shares. Fagan Associates holds 49,525 shares. Capital One National Association's holdings in Verizon Communications were worth $5,423,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Since May 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $781,618 activity. On the flip side, if the indicator goes under -80, this may signal that the stock is oversold.

About 48,650 shares traded. I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDSY) has risen 22.77% since September 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.27% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $201.97 billion. The Firm operates through e-mail encryption and security solutions. It has a 24.38 P/E ratio. The Company's divisions include Wireless and Wireline. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. now owns 46,704 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock worth $2,277,000 after purchasing an additional 1,050 shares in the last quarter. Ezcorp Inc (Prn) was reduced too. Letko Brosseau And Associates has invested 1.92% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) by 20.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. After posting $0.96 EPS for the previous quarter, Verizon Communications Inc.'s analysts now forecast 2.08 % EPS growth. The insider WALDEN MARNI M sold $753,961. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Wednesday, September 30.

In other news, EVP Craig L. Silliman sold 610 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 28th. (NYSE:VZ) on Tuesday, May 30. Finally, Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. lifted its holdings in Verizon Communications by 2.3% in the 1st quarter. Therefore 25% are positive. FMR LLC boosted its position in Verizon Communications by 15.0% during the second quarter. Verizon Communications had a net margin of 12.88% and a return on equity of 63.06%. Zacks downgraded the shares of IDSY in report on Friday, August 7 to "Hold" rating. As per Tuesday, February 21, the company rating was upgraded by Moffett Nathanson. On Thursday, January 19 the stock rating was initiated by HSBC with "Buy". The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Northland Capital given on Wednesday, August 5. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, October 21 by FBR Capital. Lastly, Goldman Sachs Group, (The) reissued a "neutral" recommendation on stocks of Verizon Communications in a study report on early Wed, Jun 28th. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Sunday, September 17 by RBC Capital Markets. Its down 0.12, from 1 in 2017Q1. It fall, as 3 investors sold I.D. Systems, Inc. shares while 7 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 587 raised stakes. Pettyjohn Wood And White reported 161,793 shares or 2.68% of all its holdings. (NYSE:VZ) for 104,967 shares. Stanley has invested 0.82% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Wellington Shields Capital Mgmt Llc has 0.81% invested in Verizon Communications Inc.

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on VZ shares. Snyder Capital Management L P, a California-based fund reported 429,787 shares. New Jersey-based Mcrae Capital Management Inc has invested 0.18% in Verizon Communications Inc. Capital Research Global Investors now owns 153,408,016 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock worth $6,851,202,000 after purchasing an additional 20,070,391 shares during the period. Gamco Invsts Inc Et Al owns 197,360 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. 2,978,243 shares of the company were exchanged. Lincluden Mngmt has invested 1.35% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. Eagleclaw Cap Managment owns 16,364 shares.

Pinnacle Holdings Llc decreased Antero Midstream Partners (NYSE:AM) stake by 4,336 shares to 100,889 valued at $3.35B in 2017Q2. Iron Ltd Liability Com stated it has 6,833 shares. State Street Corp raised its holdings in Verizon Communications by 1.2% in the 1st quarter.

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