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Founded Year

2000

Stage

IPO | IPO

Date of IPO

7/3/2000

Market Cap

170.23B

Stock Price

40.50

About Verizon

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is a telecommunications company. The company offers a range of products and services, including mobile phones, home internet, television (TV) services, and phone services. It also provides a variety of devices, such as smartphones, tablets, and accessories. It was founded in 2000 and is based in New York, New York.

Headquarters Location

1095 Avenue of the Americas

New York, New York, 10036,

United States

212-395-1000

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ESPs containing Verizon

The ESP matrix leverages data and analyst insight to identify and rank leading companies in a given technology landscape.

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Enterprise Tech / Cybersecurity

The zero trust network access (ZTNA) market offers solutions that provide secure and controlled access to enterprise resources, regardless of the user's location or device. ZTNA solutions use a zero-trust approach, meaning that every user and device must be authenticated and authorized before accessing any resources. This approach helps to prevent unauthorized access and reduces the risk of data b…

Verizon named as Highflier among 15 other companies, including Microsoft, SAP, and Palo Alto Networks.

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Research containing Verizon

Get data-driven expert analysis from the CB Insights Intelligence Unit.

CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Verizon in 2 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on Oct 25, 2023.

Expert Collections containing Verizon

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Verizon is included in 2 Expert Collections, including Fortune 500 Investor list.

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Fortune 500 Investor list

590 items

This is a collection of investors named in the 2019 Fortune 500 list of companies. All CB Insights profiles for active investment arms of a Fortune 500 company are included.

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Conference Exhibitors

5,302 items

Verizon Patents

Verizon has filed 7621 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • wireless networking
  • network protocols
  • computer networking
patents chart

Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

8/13/2020

2/20/2024

Steam road vehicle manufacturers, Vehicle technology, Wireless networking, Vehicle telematics, Steam wagon manufacturers

Grant

Application Date

8/13/2020

Grant Date

2/20/2024

Title

Related Topics

Steam road vehicle manufacturers, Vehicle technology, Wireless networking, Vehicle telematics, Steam wagon manufacturers

Status

Grant

Latest Verizon News

Verizon completes final allocation of its fifth $1 billion green bond

Feb 20, 2024

Verizon completes final allocation of its fifth $1 billion green bond Verizon completes final allocation of its fifth $1 billion green bond NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) issued its Green Bond Impact Report , outlining the full allocation of the nearly $1 billion of net proceeds from its fifth green bond, which was issued in May 2023 . In February 2019, Verizon became the first U.S. telecom company to issue a green bond and remains a leader in the industry with the allocation of five green bonds. “The $5 billion of green bonds that we have issued to date are instrumental to our efforts to achieve our goal of net zero emissions in our operations by 2035,” said Tony Skiadas, Verizon’s executive vice president and chief financial officer. “As one of the leading corporate buyers of renewable energy and one of the largest green bond issuers in the U.S., we are proud to help accelerate the greening of the U.S. electrical grid as we work to meet our goals around climate protection.” As of February 16, 2024, Verizon has fully allocated the $994.1 million of net proceeds of our fifth green bond entirely to REPAs for renewable energy projects. The REPAs, including amendments to prior REPAs to make additional investments, were executed between February 2023 and January 2024. The REPAs support renewable energy projects that are under development in five states – Illinois, Maine, North Dakota, Ohio and West Virginia. The REPAs cover nearly 0.9 GW of new renewable energy generating capacity, of which about 53% is solar energy generating capacity and about 47% is wind energy generating capacity. As part of our renewable energy purchase program, Verizon has entered into 27 REPAs for a total of approximately 3.6 gigawatts (GW) of anticipated renewable energy generating capacity. These REPAs position us to exceed our target to source the equivalent of 50% of our total annual electricity consumption with renewable energy by 2025. We will continue to identify new renewable energy projects under development as we work toward our 2030 renewable energy target of 100%. Verizon’s renewable energy purchase program supports Citizen Verizon , the company’s responsible business plan for economic, environmental and social advancement. The Green Bond Impact Report can be found on the company’s investor relations site at https://www.verizon.com/about/investors/green-bond-reports . Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) was formed in 2000 and is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services. Headquartered in New York City and with a presence around the world, Verizon generated revenues of $134.0 billion in 2023. The company offers data, video and voice services and solutions on its award-winning networks and platforms, delivering on customers’ demand for mobility, reliable network connectivity, and security. VERIZON’S ONLINE MEDIA CENTER: News releases, stories, media contacts and other resources are available at verizon.com/news . News releases are also available through an RSS feed. To subscribe, visit www.verizon.com/about/rss-feeds/ . Media contact:

Verizon Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Verizon founded?

    Verizon was founded in 2000.

  • Where is Verizon's headquarters?

    Verizon's headquarters is located at 1095 Avenue of the Americas, New York.

  • What is Verizon's latest funding round?

    Verizon's latest funding round is IPO.

  • Who are Verizon's competitors?

    Competitors of Verizon include DISH Network, Sprint, ClickSoftware, EarthLink, SoftBank and 7 more.

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