|By Business Wire||
|February 11, 2013 01:02 PM EST||
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/76jpfr/verizon_strong) has announced the addition of the "Verizon - Strong Wireless Momentum" company profile to their offering.
Verizon - Company Profile - Deteriorating outlook
Investment thesis - Dominant position but weakening prospects.
Verizon is a utility with an attractive dividend yield. It is a well managed company and is extending its leading position in an oligopolistic market.
Its early deployment of the latest wireless technology (LTE) and purchase of wireless
spectrum from cable companies has positioned it extremely well. In summary, Verizon is the best of the US telcos, but growth prospects are weakening.
Poor 2012 Q4 results - Underlying margins & EPS slump; large write-offs.
Overall, Verizon continued to deliver revenue growth but the underlying margins & EPS slumped c. 21% . Large one-off items were incurred; $4.4 bn to fix a pension
Independent, buy-side, fundamental, financial analysis.
Key Topics Covered:
Investment Thesis & SWOT Analysis
News Flow - Significant Recent Events
USA Telecoms Industry Current Events
Overview of the Telecoms Industry
Verizon - Company Background Information
Management, Executive Compensation & Board
Balance Sheet & Pension Issues
Description of Operating Divisions
Business Model - Results for the Last 12 Months
Key Current Investment Issues
Analysis of Financial Results - Quarterly Since 2002
Profit & Loss Summary
Wireless Operational Data
USA Wireless - Competitor Analysis
Wireline Operational Data
Operating Cost Analysis
Book Value, Tax & CAPEX Analysis
Cash Flow Analysis
Balance Sheet Analysis
Historical Valuation Multiples
Fundamental Valuation of Verizon
DCF Valuation & Sensitivity Analysis
Key US Telecoms Trends & Drivers
A brief history of the US Telecoms Industry
Recent USA Regulatory Issues
Description of Telecoms Services
Quarterly Financial Accounts
Annual Financial Accounts
Operational Data - Wireless
Operational Data - Wireline
EBITDA & EBIT Data
Explanations and Definitions
Legal and Important Information
List of Tables
List of Figures
Historical Valuation Multiples
Fundamental Valuation of Verizon
DCF Valuation & Sensitivity Analysis
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/76jpfr/verizon_strong
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