Use Verizon Communications Inc story together with your other stock asset holdings to enhance returns of your portfolios as well as to check it against diversification policy that fits your risk preferences.
Verizon is rated fifth in z score category among related companies. Z-Score is a simple linear, multi-factor model that measures the financial health and economic stability of a company. The score is used to predict probability of a firm going into bankruptcy within next 24 months or two fiscal years from the day stated on the accounting statements used to calculate it. The model uses five fundamental business ratios that are weighted according to algorithm of Professor Edward Altman who developed it in late 1960s at New York University..