NEW YORK, Dec. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Board of Directors of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today declared a quarterly dividend of 64 cents, unchanged from the previous quarter. The quarterly dividend is payable on February 1, 2022, to Verizon shareowners of record at the close of business on January 10, 2022.
Chairman and CEO Hans Vestberg said, “Our disciplined strategy and execution continues to create short- and long-term value for our shareholders.”
Verizon has approximately 4.1 billion shares of common stock outstanding. The company made approximately $7.8 billion in cash dividend payments in the last three quarters.