Early action on shares of Verizon Communications Inc.(NYSE:VZ) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of -0.76% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $50.37. Company shares have been recently noted at -10.67% off of the 52 week high and 21.92% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is -10.46% off of the 50 day high and -1.25% removed from the 50 day low.
Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $54.24. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 2.70. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.
Past Stock Performance
Year to date performance for the stock sits at 14.60%. For the quarter, the stock has changed -8.89%. Monthly stock performance comes in at -3.06%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is -2.34%.