Verizon Communications (VZ) Approaches New Upside Target of $42.85
Shares of Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) opened today above their pivot of $42.38 and have already reached the first level of resistance at $42.70. Should the shares continue to rise, the resistance pivots of $42.85 and $43.32 will be of interest.
Over the past year, Verizon Communications has traded in a range of $36.80 to $48.77 and is now at $42.85, 16% above that low. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.22% higher and 0.55% lower over the past week, respectively.
Potential upside of 9.5% exists for Verizon Communications, based on a current level of $42.85 and analysts' average consensus price target of $46.94. The stock should find initial resistance at its 200-day moving average (MA) of $43.16 and further resistance at its 50-day MA of $43.37.
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