Currently, Verizon Communications Inc. holds a stock price of $50.68 and exhibits a change in price of -0.47%. Flossbach Von Storch AG now owns 1,982,895 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $88,556,000 after buying an additional 1,153,770 shares in the last quarter. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. Moneta Group Investment Advsrs Limited Liability Company holds 38,970 shares. The Tweedy Browne Company Llc holds 548,950 shares with $24.52 million value, down from 712,495 last quarter. Insiders have sold a total of 17,582 shares of company stock worth $813,143 in the last ninety days. About 5.70M shares traded. Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) has risen 31.02% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.22% the S&P500.
Since June 12, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $3.96 million activity.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.16 in 2017 Q2. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was 1, current ratio was 1.1, LT Debt/Equity ratio was 4.3 and Total Debt/Equity ratio stands at 4.38, while Payout ratio is 0.592. Wedgewood Prns Incorporated invested in 21,300 shares. Twin Cap Mgmt reported 32,000 shares. Exane Derivatives has 43,391 shares. A ratio of under 1 typically indicates that the shares are undervalued. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Invest Mgmt holds 791,700 shares. Mcmillion Inc has invested 0.42% in The Southern Company (NYSE:SO). Cambridge Advisors Inc has 11,515 shares. Strs Ohio holds 0.62% in Verizon Communications Inc. Mcrae Capital Management Inc owns 130,954 shares or 4.14% of their USA portfolio. Parametric Portfolio Associate Limited Liability Company owns 69,758 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. Moreover, Community Bank Of Raymore has 2.77% invested in the company for 671,000 shares. Riverpoint Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 111,835 shares. Merriman Wealth Mgmt Ltd owns 12,565 shares or 0.16% of their U.S. portfolio. Morgan Stanley reported 0.02% of its portfolio in DTE Energy Company (NYSE:DTE). Summit Financial Strategies Inc. now owns 6,383 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $341,000 after buying an additional 86 shares during the last quarter. (NYSE:VZ) for 25,059 shares.
Among 7 analysts covering Pan African Resources (LON:PAF), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. The Southern Company had 48 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock had a trading volume of 5,501,787 shares, compared to its average volume of 15,647,300. The firm earned "Underweight" rating on Monday, November 13 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with "Hold" on Wednesday, October 11. As per Monday, April 24, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. (NYSE:VZ) on Monday, March 14 with "Neutral" rating. The company was initiated on Friday, October 16 by Nomura. Zacks downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Monday, September 7 report. (NYSE:VZ) has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, February 4 by DA Davidson. Federated Investors Inc. PA now owns 20,896,007 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock worth $933,215,000 after buying an additional 956,578 shares during the last quarter.
More notable recent The Southern Company (NYSE:SO) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Buy Southern Company On Improving Earnings Visibility" on November 21, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "Southern Company: This 5.25% Baby Bond Started Trading On The NYSE" published on November 29, 2017, Investorplace.com published: "Southern Co's (SO) Solid Quant Score Make it a Buy" on November 08, 2017. Verizon Communications Inc now has $206.48 billion valuation.
Van Hulzen Asset Management Llc decreased Coca Cola (NYSE:KO) stake by 65,533 shares to 16,743 valued at $751,000 in 2017Q2. They expect $1.24 earnings per share, up 10.71% or $0.12 from last year's $1.12 per share. VZ's profit will be $3.59 billion for 14.40 P/E if the $0.88 EPS becomes a reality. Stonehearth Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.27% in Verizon Communications Inc.
Investors of record on Monday, April 10th were paid a dividend of $0.5775 per share. Its down 0.12, from 1 in 2017Q1. It turned negative, as 90 investors sold VZ shares while 700 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 587 raised stakes.
Woodstock reported 1.35% stake. Sg Americas Ltd stated it has 0.38% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 76,505 shares. Menora Mivtachim Limited reported 7,440 shares. Cadinha Co Llc invested in 16,619 shares. (NYSE:VZ). Philadelphia Tru Com holds 2.27% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) or 100 shares. 4,632 are held by Windsor Gp Ltd Liability Com. Wilkins Inv Counsel Inc owns 34,244 shares. Essex Invest Mgmt Llc holds 39,974 shares. Argus Research downgraded Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), we can see that the 12 month volatility is presently 19.083500. Mastrapasqua Asset Management has invested 0.16% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. Vantage Inv Advsr Lc has 17,546 shares for 0.23% of their portfolio. The share price volatility of the stock remained at 0.76% for the month and by reducing the timeframe to just a week, the volatility stood at 0.7%. The New York-based Shikiar Asset Management Inc has invested 2.46% in the stock.
IOS HomeKit bug exposed smart locks to unauthorized access
Currently, no information on the vulnerability itself has been given, but the news outlet reported that it was hard to reproduce. The fix temporarily disables remote access to shared users, which will be restored in a software update early next week.