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VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for VZ

Based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC.
Min Forecast
$44.00-10.39%
Avg Forecast
$56.63+15.33%
Max Forecast
$68.00+38.49%

Should I buy or sell VZ stock?

Based on 9 analysts offering ratings for VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC.
Hold
Strong Buy
0 analysts 0%
Buy
1 analysts 11.11%
Hold
7 analysts 77.78%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
1 analysts 11.11%

VZ stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
DZ Bank
Bottom 24%
24
Strong SellDowngrades$44.00-10.39%2022-04-29
Goldman Sachs
Bottom 13%
13
HoldDowngradesN/AN/A2022-04-25Find out why
JP Morgan
Bottom 9%
9
HoldDowngrades$56.00+14.05%2022-01-26
Tigress Financial
Bottom 11%
11
BuyMaintains$68.00+38.49%2022-01-21
Daiwa Capital
Top 38%
63
HoldInitiates Coverage On$57.00+16.09%2021-12-23
Wells Fargo
Bottom 12%
12
HoldMaintains$56.00+14.05%2021-10-21
Barclays
Bottom 19%
19
HoldMaintains$55.00+12.02%2021-10-11
Loop Capital
Bottom 47%
47
HoldInitiates Coverage On$57.00+16.09%2021-09-21
Credit Suisse
Top 11%
90
HoldMaintains$60.00+22.20%2021-07-22
Anonymous
Redburn Partners
Strong SellInitiates Coverage On$50.00+1.83%2021-06-25

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Forecast return on equity

Is VZ forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
30.28%
Industry
20.21%
Market
32.71%
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Forecast return on assets

Is VZ forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
6.94%
Industry
6.43%
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Forecast Return on Assets vs Industry Forecast

VZ earnings per share forecast

What is VZ's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$5.40+4.85%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$5.58+8.35%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$5.82+13.01%
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VZ revenue forecast

What is VZ's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$136.4B+1.54%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$138.7B+3.26%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$141.0B+4.99%
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VZ earnings growth forecast

How is VZ forecast to perform vs Telecom Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
4.06%
Industry
13.35%
Market
15.78%
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Industry Forecast
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VZ revenue growth forecast

How is VZ forecast to perform vs Telecom Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
1.63%
Industry
-0.37%
Market
9.29%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

VZ vs Telecom Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
VZ$49.10$56.63+15.33%Hold
TMUS$125.88$165.67+31.61%Strong Buy
T$20.21$26.93+33.25%Buy
AMOV$20.79N/AN/A
SKM$25.45$34.50+35.56%Strong Buy

VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS Stock Forecast FAQ

Is VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS Stock a good buy in 2022, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 9 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: VZ) stock is to Hold VZ stock.

Out of 9 analysts, 0 (0%) are recommending VZ as a Strong Buy, 1 (11.11%) are recommending VZ as a Buy, 7 (77.78%) are recommending VZ as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending VZ as a Sell, and 1 (11.11%) are recommending VZ as a Strong Sell.

What is VZ's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: VZ) VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 4.06% is not forecast to beat the US Telecom Services industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 13.35%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 15.78%.

VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's earnings in 2022 is $21,400,000,000.On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast VZ's earnings for 2022 to be $22,678,075,985, with the lowest VZ earnings forecast at $22,384,100,926, and the highest VZ earnings forecast at $22,846,061,733. On average, 16 Wall Street analysts forecast VZ's earnings for 2023 to be $23,434,011,852, with the lowest VZ earnings forecast at $21,628,165,060, and the highest VZ earnings forecast at $25,323,851,517.

In 2024, VZ is forecast to generate $24,441,926,340 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $22,132,122,304 and the highest earnings forecast at $25,995,794,509.

What is VZ's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: VZ) VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 1.63% is forecast to beat the US Telecom Services industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of -0.37%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 9.29%.

VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's revenue in 2022 is $134,300,000,000.On average, 14 Wall Street analysts forecast VZ's revenue for 2022 to be $572,700,728,902,643, with the lowest VZ revenue forecast at $566,534,875,015,491, and the highest VZ revenue forecast at $578,234,242,437,737. On average, 15 Wall Street analysts forecast VZ's revenue for 2023 to be $582,389,420,311,230, with the lowest VZ revenue forecast at $540,850,274,104,545, and the highest VZ revenue forecast at $599,780,514,445,717.

In 2024, VZ is forecast to generate $592,145,167,430,791 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $544,930,227,960,066 and the highest revenue forecast at $620,505,756,110,152.

What is VZ's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: VZ) forecast ROA is 6.94%, which is higher than the forecast US Telecom Services industry average of 6.43%.

What is VZ's Price Target?

According to 8 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year VZ price target, the average VZ price target is $56.63, with the highest VZ stock price forecast at $68.00 and the lowest VZ stock price forecast at $44.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's share price could reach $56.63 by Apr 29, 2023. The average VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 15.33% from the current VZ share price of $49.10.

What is VZ's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: VZ) VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $5.15. On average, analysts forecast that VZ's EPS will be $5.40 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.33, and the highest EPS forecast at $5.44. On average, analysts forecast that VZ's EPS will be $5.58 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.15, and the highest EPS forecast at $6.03. In 2024, VZ's EPS is forecast to hit $5.82 (min: $5.27, max: $6.19).

What is VZ's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: VZ) forecast ROE is 30.28%, which is considered strong.
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