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Jan 26, 2016, 09:00 ET

$70 million network investment has the Verizon Wireless network ready to serve fans at most connected Super Bowl ever

Verizon customers can capture and share each historic moment of Super Bowl 50, expected to be the most connected and shared championship game in...

Jan 20, 2016, 07:00 ET

Verizon Communications to report earnings January 21

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 earnings on Thursday, January 21. CFO Fran...

Dec 04, 2015, 09:00 ET

Verizon CFO to present at UBS conference Dec. 7

 Fran Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the UBS...

Dec 03, 2015, 11:45 ET

12/3/15: Verizon declares quarterly dividend

 The Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today declared a quarterly dividend of 56.5 cents per outstanding...

Nov 09, 2015, 10:00 ET

Verizon CFO to present at Wells Fargo conference Nov. 10

 Fran Shammo, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the Wells...

Nov 05, 2015, 13:00 ET

Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of Merck KGaA Karl-Ludwig Kley elected to Verizon Board of Directors

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced the election of Dr. Karl-Ludwig Kley, chairman of the executive board and chief...

Oct 28, 2015, 14:00 ET

Verizon simplifies Internet of Things to accelerate adoption

 Verizon today announced its global strategy to simplify the Internet of Things (IoT) and accelerate market adoption. Verizon's plan includes:...

Oct 20, 2015, 07:30 ET

Verizon reports 3Q earnings growth driven by customer demand for wireless and fios services

3Q 2015 highlights Consolidated - 99 cents in earnings per share (EPS) and $1.04 in adjusted EPS (non-GAAP), compared with 89 cents per...

Oct 19, 2015, 07:30 ET

Verizon Communications to report earnings October 20

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report third-quarter 2015 earnings on Tuesday, October 20. CFO Fran Shammo will present results...

Sep 17, 2015, 08:50 ET

Verizon outlines vision of future growth based on network leadership

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) sees significant opportunity for future growth in video and the Internet of Things, enabled by...

Sep 16, 2015, 08:30 ET

Verizon Chairman and CEO to speak at Goldman Sachs conference on Sept. 17

 Lowell McAdam, chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the Goldman Sachs 24th Annual Communacopia...

Sep 03, 2015, 12:14 ET

Verizon Communications raises quarterly dividend 2.7 percent to 56.5 cents per share

 The Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today declared a quarterly dividend of 56.5 cents per outstanding...

Sep 03, 2015, 09:44 ET

Former Deloitte & Touche CEO Gregory G. Weaver elected to Verizon Board of Directors

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced the election of Gregory G. Weaver, former chairman and chief executive officer...

Aug 10, 2015, 09:05 ET

Verizon to Present at Oppenheimer Conference Aug. 11

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will present at the Oppenheimer 18th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference in...

Jul 31, 2015, 16:45 ET

Verizon Reports Little Progress in Negotiations Over New Contracts for East Landline Employees

 After nearly seven weeks of challenging negotiations, Verizon is preparing for all potential scenarios following the expiration of its...

Jul 21, 2015, 07:30 ET

Verizon Delivers Double-Digit Adjusted Earnings Growth and Strong Cash Flows in Second Quarter

2Q 2015 HIGHLIGHTS Consolidated - $1.04 in earnings per share (EPS), compared with $1.01 per share and 91 cents in adjusted EPS (non-GAAP)...

Jul 20, 2015, 07:50 ET

Verizon Communications to Report Earnings on July 21

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report second-quarter 2015 earnings on Tuesday, July 21. CFO Fran Shammo will present...

Jun 23, 2015, 08:38 ET

Verizon Completes Acquisition of AOL

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) and AOL Inc. (formerly NYSE: AOL) today announced the successful completion of Verizon's tender...

Jun 22, 2015, 17:37 ET

Verizon Offers Raises to 38,000 Employees

 Proposing a solid wage increase up front, Verizon held its first negotiating session today with representatives of the Communications Workers...

Jun 22, 2015, 16:30 ET

Scott Krohn to Join Verizon as Treasurer

 Fran Shammo, chief financial officer, Verizon Communications, today announced that Scott Krohn will join Verizon on July 6 as Treasurer,...