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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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1519There could be a short term bounce. [graphic]hollyhunter-6 hours ago
1518Re: "No Text Weekend"... Sure... Good luck on that.... :) MMs. Baby Boomer-last Saturday
1517What makes U think humans standing in line R actual iPhone 7 buyers??? Verizon Ms. Baby Boomer-September 18
1516The Apple Cult should be aware of making false and misleading information claimsMs. Baby Boomer-September 17
1515Don't know about Moi having a nice weekend... That's not exactly where Ms. Baby Boomer-September 16
1514Unreal... Well, U survived the Vietnam War... FWIW... Moi could never go see Ms. Baby Boomer-September 16
1513So, how R those iPhone 7 sales going, or is IT just a bunch of BS??? TIA.... MMs. Baby Boomer-September 15
1512Anyway, Goldie (not to be confused with Goldie, aka Goldman Sachs) is doing justMs. Baby Boomer-September 15
1511This not happening, but IT is... Sorry, no longer that naive.... MMs. Baby Boomer-September 14
1510Ivan, Moi doesn't have to listen to The Trump song in the Hybrid... SupposeMs. Baby Boomer-September 13
1509Really??? Lucky Penny within 100 feet of a HUGE Verizon Wireless tower.... MMs. Baby Boomer-September 13
1508Bullish cross in MACD and Stochastic oscillator. [graphic]hollyhunter-August 26
1507Whitey is now retired, like Jeter... No nickname yet for new Samsung Galaxy S7.Ms. Baby Boomer-August 19
1506I'd dare say former until proved otherwise. Don't know what to expect ofIntelim-August 3
1505Verizon's Purchase of Yahoo! and FleetMatics: Boneheaded or Brilliant? thesJohn Hayman1August 1
1504Verizon Agrees to Buy Fleetmatics in $2.4 Billion Cash Deal bloomberg.comJakeStraw-August 1
1503I will buy Verizon near this level. The yield will keep it elevated and can breamore100-August 1
1502Does the Snapchat Generation Even Know What Yahoo Is? By Om Malik The New YorGlenn Petersen-July 29
1501DOW 50k in Yahoo headlines... Really, in whose lifetime??? LOL....Ms. Baby Boomer-July 27
1500Me either !!! BOOOOOOO!robert b furman-July 26
1499<b>Verizon reports bigger-than-expected fall in quarterly revenue...</bMs. Baby Boomer-July 26
1498<i>Circa</i> 2003... Lake Tahoe... Got sunburn that day....Ms. Baby Boomer-July 23
1497<b>Why Doesn’t Your Company Want You to Put More in Your 401(k)?</b&gMs. Baby Boomer-July 21
1496They've had a nice run: Certainly not in my buy zone. Bobrobert b furman-July 20
1495Verizon Communications downgraded to perform from outperform at Oppenheimer....Ms. Baby Boomer-July 20
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