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VZ 47.43-1.0%2:34 PM EDTNews
Verizon shares begin trading on Wall Street

Monday 3 July 2000

The merger of Bell Atlantic (BEL) and GTE (GTE) became
official in the eyes of Wall Street as the combined company,
Verizon Communications (VZ), began trading on the New York
Stock Exchange. It ended its first day at 55, up 4 3/8,
with 3.3 million shares being traded.

Charles Lee, former chairman and CEO of GTE, and Ivan
Seidenberg, former chairman and CEO of Bell Atlantic, were
on hand at the Big Board Monday to ring the opening bell as
trading in Verizon shares began.

The new company has more than 260,000 employees and is
effectively the largest U.S. wireless company, at three
times the size of its nearest rival, AT&T Wireless (AWE).
It is also the world’s largest provider of print and online
directory information.

Vodafone (VOD) holds about a 45% interest in Verizon
Wireless, a subsidiary of Verizon Communications.
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1399Earnings tomorrow. If greeted like T's was today, there will be a better yirobert b furman-01:35:01 PM
1398Verizon store kinda busy, couldn't hang around... Hope U got S5 in stock...Ms. Baby Boomer-04/20/2014 03:47 PM
1397While watching FOX Business this morning, Fed X and Verizon trucks just happenedMs. Baby Boomer-03/17/2014 09:27 AM
1396Verizon closes on $130 billion wireless deal... finance.yahoo.com  SignMs. Baby Boomer-02/21/2014 05:53 PM
1395MORE Everything Gives Verizon Wireless Customers More From Their Wireless Plans.Ms. Baby Boomer-02/13/2014 11:08 AM
1394New Verizon FiOS Customers Offered 2-Year Price Guarantee, With or Without a CoMs. Baby Boomer-02/07/2014 10:27 AM
1393By: Verizon Wireless via PR Newswire February 04, 2014 at 10:51 AM EST Ms. Baby Boomer-02/04/2014 11:33 AM
1392After AT&T price cuts, all eyes on Verizon.... finance.yahoo.com  Ms. Baby Boomer-02/03/2014 10:48 AM
1391Really tweaked that tower... 4G just humming away... Thx.... M  Ms. Baby Boomer-02/01/2014 09:05 AM
1390>> FiOS TV... Better bury that cable... IT's the size of Water DepaMs. Baby Boomer-01/30/2014 10:11 AM
1389January 28, 2014 at 07:05 AM EST... Vodafone shareholders approve Verizon WireMs. Baby Boomer-01/28/2014 09:10 AM
1388Okay... Some nameless VZ Wireless Technician was fixing a local tower yesterdayMs. Baby Boomer-01/27/2014 11:01 AM
1387Market timing is 100% right........... looking backwards. Looking in thCautious_Optimist-01/25/2014 11:37 PM
1386True VZ is Numero Uno... Disagree, smart money & Market timing saves profit$Ms. Baby Boomer-01/25/2014 07:40 PM
1385Market timing usually gets people slaughtered. VZ is the undisputed leader in aCautious_Optimist-01/25/2014 04:53 PM
1384FYI: Took VeriZon off SubjectMarks, as no longer holding any shares... VerizonMs. Baby Boomer-01/25/2014 10:05 AM
1383Verizon to buy Intel's TV business for undisclosed sum news.cnet.com  JakeStraw101/21/2014 01:37 PM
1382The market is over-reacting to the feared upcoming T-Mobile "price war.&quoCautious_Optimist-01/13/2014 06:06 PM
1381Verizon Schedules Jan. 28 Vote on Vodafone Wireless Deal.... bloomberg.comMs. Baby Boomer-12/09/2013 11:03 AM
1380Telephone Surveillance Challenge Rejected by High Court... Ms. Baby Boomer-11/18/2013 11:25 AM
1379Report: AT&T Mulls Vodafone Takeover... foxbusiness.com  Reminder..Ms. Baby Boomer-11/01/2013 11:14 AM
1378Verizon Statement... NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The following staMs. Baby Boomer-10/30/2013 10:29 AM
1377Excuse em Moi... The Verizon server??? VZ doesn't make servers... Trick-Ms. Baby Boomer-10/30/2013 09:27 AM
1376Wall dial phone in Bounce commercial... How original... LOL!!!! Ms. Baby Boomer-10/26/2013 12:22 PM
1375InPlay: 12:24PM Verizon: Verizon Delaware to redeem 7% debentures, due Dec 1, Ms. Baby Boomer-10/25/2013 03:22 PM
1374Verizon Advances Patient Care With Launch of Mobile Health Software Solution...Ms. Baby Boomer-10/24/2013 08:24 AM
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