The 54 rating InvestorsObserver gives to Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) stock puts it near the top of the Telecom Services industry. In addition to scoring higher than 80 percent of stocks in the Telecom Services industry, VZ’s 54 overall rating means the stock scores better than 54 percent of all stocks.
What do These Ratings Mean?
Analyzing stocks can be hard. There are tons of numbers and ratios, and it can be hard to remember what they all mean and what counts as “good” for a given value. InvestorsObserver ranks stocks on eight different metrics. We percentile rank most of our scores to make it easy for investors to understand. A score of 54 means the stock is more attractive than 54 percent of stocks.
This ranking system incorporates numerous factors used by analysts to compare stocks in greater detail. This allows you to find the best stocks available in any industry with relative ease. These percentile-ranked scores using both fundamental and technical analysis give investors an easy way to view the attractiveness of specific stocks. Stocks with the highest scores have the best evaluations by analysts working on Wall Street.
What’s Happening With Verizon Communications Inc. Stock Today?
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) stock is trading at $58.87 as of 1:19 PM on Monday, Dec 28, a rise of $0.03, or 0.04% from the previous closing price of $58.84. Volume today is less active than usual. So far 7,775,761 shares have traded compared to average volume of 14,026,618 shares. The stock has traded between $58.65 and $59.18 so far today.