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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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1555Engineer Moi's Arse.... There is a Ronald Reagan Fraternity Graduate that hMs. Baby Boomer-January 9
1554TOO LATE... Javier has an outstanding VeriZon Limit Order @ $41.00 a share.... Ms. Baby Boomer-January 9
1553OH MY... Our Javier took the Options away from the Merger.... ;) MMs. Baby Boomer-January 8
1552One always remembers their first stock purchase... T 100 shares @ 10 bucks... Ms. Baby Boomer-January 4
1551This ain't rocket science... Have a nice weekend.... MMs. Baby Boomer-12/9/2016
1550To Yahoo, or not to Yahoo??? Verizon CEO appears to be on a buying spree since Ms. Baby Boomer-12/9/2016
1549<b>U.S. Supreme Court backs Samsung in smartphone fight with Apple....<Ms. Baby Boomer-12/6/2016
1548Verizon Cybertrust Security??? Just doing some Cyber Monday Xmas shopping.... Ms. Baby Boomer-11/28/2016
1547Coming to the end of Company Buyback??? FYI: Long term chart is not Verizon...Ms. Baby Boomer-11/28/2016
1546How is Black Friday Verizon Weekend sales going??? Changed Moi's mind, and Ms. Baby Boomer-11/26/2016
1545<b> How Apple Lost China to Two Unknown Local Smartphone Makers...</b&Ms. Baby Boomer-11/23/2016
1544BTW I saw a hilariously funny picture of the super moon (needless to mention phoJames Donovan-11/21/2016
1543So... Had Moi been an AT & T Lifer??? Don't want to think about IT... Ms. Baby Boomer-11/20/2016
1542Looks like Senator Sessions has officially accepted the position of Trump's Ms. Baby Boomer-11/18/2016
1541The sky wasn't clear in Moi's neck of the woods... Most likely depends Ms. Baby Boomer-11/18/2016
1540Believe somewhere on this website, have admitted to shredding The TelecommunicatMs. Baby Boomer-11/18/2016
1539Supermoon was not as super as it was hyped. The concept was heavily exaggerated.James Donovan-11/18/2016
1538Someone doesn't believe in stop signs... BTW, there's a camera at that Ms. Baby Boomer-11/13/2016
1537Weather allowing... Plan on taking a picture of the Super Moon with Moi's SMs. Baby Boomer-11/13/2016
1536SI Members post to previous posts they have made... Moi is no exception... BesMs. Baby Boomer-11/12/2016
1535Are you here talking to yourself, or am I missing something?????????????WillisL111/11/2016
1534Not amused... Knock IT off.... MMs. Baby Boomer-11/11/2016
1533Ma Bell gonna buy what??? Sure... Add IT to the DOJ Antitrust pile.... ;) MMs. Baby Boomer-11/11/2016
1532Have a nice Veterans Day Weekend.... MMs. Baby Boomer-11/10/2016
1531Forget the Lucky Penny... What the H*ll??? Heaven just opened up with mothballMs. Baby Boomer-11/5/2016
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