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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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1822Blackrock??? U wouldn't... Nah, U would... Have a nice weekend <g>.Ms. Baby Boomer-July 17
18212003 Verizon/Cisco Conference and Party... Los Angeles, California... Game on.Ms. Baby Boomer-July 10
1820<B>Facebook ad boycott for July connects with another big name: wireless Ms. Baby Boomer-June 26
1819>><i>AT&T, formerly Verizon, formerly GTE Byron Nelson Golf TourMs. Baby Boomer-June 11
1818The 5G Network AT&T, formerly VeriZon ??? Cassandra: You've lost me. OEric L-June 11
1817Testing 1, 2, 3... The 5G Network... [graphic] AT&T, formerly Verizon, foMs. Baby Boomer-June 11
1816In order to keep ONYX Coronavirus free... Moi uses [graphic] on CostCo TowelMs. Baby Boomer-March 6
1815<B>Verizon puts NASCAR on the fast track...</B> [graphic] nascar.cMs. Baby Boomer-February 13
1814<B>Verizon touts 5G capabilities at Super Bowl 2020...</B> cnet.comMs. Baby Boomer-February 1
1813<B>Verizon shares down on profit miss even as wireless customers added...&Ms. Baby Boomer-January 30
1812<B>Verizon Abandons Video Bundles in Bid to Stem Cord Cutting...</B>Ms. Baby Boomer-January 9
1811Musical Heads??? Happy New Year.... :) M aka CassandraMs. Baby Boomer-January 7
1810IT is next to impossible typing on ONXY's keyboard with long nails... ;) YaMs. Baby Boomer-11/8/2019
1809Oh my goodness, Nomura Instinet downgrades Verizon (NYSE: VZ) from BUY to NEUTRAMs. Baby Boomer-11/4/2019
1808<B>Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of DebMs. Baby Boomer-11/3/2019
1807[graphic] See ya and fly low... Ya'll have a nice weekend.... ;) MMs. Baby Boomer-10/3/2019
18062004??? ONYX needs to be charged.... Later, MMs. Baby Boomer-9/16/2019
1805Hmmm, Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is red on 401K ers Friday... Still got the Company ShaMs. Baby Boomer-9/13/2019
1804Lots of Apple over hype for nothing... No great improvements over previous iPhoMs. Baby Boomer-9/10/2019
1803Back in the Dark Ages before cell phones, Moi quit her Summer Job with Ma Bell..Ms. Baby Boomer-8/30/2019
1802<B>Verizon beats profit estimates as monthly phone subscribers jump...<Ms. Baby Boomer-8/1/2019
1801So, the Internet and the Boob Tube were out most of the day... IT is those FiosMs. Baby Boomer-6/13/2019
1800Deja Vu, 10 years ago... https://www.siliconinvestor.com/readmsg.aspx?msgid=321Ms. Baby Boomer-6/7/2019
1799<B>Storm Tracking Could Be a Casualty of 5G...</B> bloomberg.com 5Ms. Baby Boomer-6/4/2019
1798Chart looks solid. [graphic]Alejandroo Green-5/6/2019
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