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Apr 21, 2015, 07:35 ET

Verizon Reports Strong Balanced Results; Delivers Customer, Earnings and Cash Flow Growth in First Quarter

  1Q 2015 HIGHLIGHTS Consolidated - $1.02 in earnings per share (EPS), compared with $1.15 per share and 84 cents in adjusted EPS...

Apr 20, 2015, 07:30 ET

Verizon Communications to Report Earnings on April 21

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report first-quarter 2015 earnings on Tuesday, April 21. Executive Vice President and...

Mar 12, 2015, 10:15 ET

Verizon Announces Expiration and Final Results of Exchange Offers

 Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced the expiration and final results of its previously...

Mar 09, 2015, 07:45 ET

Verizon CFO to Speak at Deutsche Bank Conference on March 10

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

Mar 06, 2015, 13:00 ET

3/6/15: Verizon Declares Quarterly Dividend

 The Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today declared a quarterly dividend of 55 cents per outstanding...

Feb 27, 2015, 15:45 ET

Verizon CFO to Speak at Morgan Stanley Conference March 2

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

Feb 25, 2015, 22:03 ET

Update 2: Verizon Announces Early Tender Results of Exchange Offers and Increases of the Maximum Exchange Amounts under the 2048 Exchange Offers and 2055 Exchange Offer

Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced the early tender results of its previously announced seven...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:11 ET

Verizon Announces Pricing Terms of Exchange Offers

 Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced the pricing terms of its previously announced seven...

Feb 16, 2015, 08:00 ET

Verizon to Discuss FCC Spectrum Auction Results

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will hold a webcast to discuss the results of the FCC's AWS-3 spectrum auction on Tuesday, Feb. 17....

Feb 11, 2015, 16:50 ET

Verizon Announces Exchange Offers for Certain Outstanding Notes From Eligible Holders

 Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced the commencement of seven separate private offers to...

Feb 05, 2015, 16:06 ET

Verizon Sharpens Strategic Focus and Returns Value to Investors With Transactions Valued at $15.54 Billion

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced two major transactions designed to further sharpen its strategic focus:...

Feb 05, 2015, 12:15 ET

Aetna Chairman and CEO Mark T. Bertolini Elected to Verizon Board of Directors

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced the election of Mark T. Bertolini, chairman and chief executive officer of...

Feb 03, 2015, 12:00 ET
$1M Winner in the healthcare category: ORGANIZE - Organ donation simplified is the mantra for this NYC company. More than 120,000 people are on the waiting list for an organ donation. According to ORGANIZE, that translates to $42 billion in annual dialysis cost, which is expected to quadruple by 2030. ORGANIZE is creating a donation system fit for the 21st Century, through increased points of entry and a coordinated approach to registration for a more modern U.S. organ donation program.

Verizon's $1M Powerful Answers Award Winners Boast Solutions with Potential to Change our World for the Better

 Four great ideas were named first place winners of the Verizon Powerful Answers Award, a year-long global challenge to discover and help bring...

Jan 30, 2015, 13:45 ET

Verizon's Statement on the AWS-3 Auction Results

 The FCC today announced results of its auction of AWS-3 spectrum, and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) has won a total of 181...

Jan 22, 2015, 07:00 ET

Verizon Reports High-Quality Customer Additions in 4Q, Caps Year in Position to Drive Continued Profitable Growth

4Q 2014 HIGHLIGHTS Consolidated - A loss of 54 cents per share, compared with earnings per share (EPS) of $1.76 in 4Q 2013, including...

Jan 21, 2015, 07:00 ET

Verizon Communications to Report Earnings on Jan. 22

   Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) will report fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings on Thursday, Jan. 22....

Jan 06, 2015, 12:24 ET

Verizon Reports Sustained Customer Growth and Migration to 4G in 4Q, With Margins Expected to Return to Historical Levels in 1Q

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) announced today that wireless customer growth remained strong throughout fourth-quarter...

Jan 05, 2015, 11:00 ET

Verizon Chairman and CEO to Speak Jan. 6 at Citi Conference

 Lowell McAdam, chairman and chief executive officer of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), will speak at the Citi Global Internet,...

Dec 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Verizon Announces Voluntary Sale and Purchase Program for Small Shareowners

 Verizon Communications (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today announced a program to provide its small shareowners with a convenient and inexpensive way...

Dec 08, 2014, 16:15 ET

Verizon Reports Strong Wireless Customer Growth and 4G Device Adoption in Fourth Quarter

 Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) announced today that it continues to see strong momentum for wireless customer growth in the...