Verizon (VZ -2.7%) under pressure after UBS downgrades shares to Neutral. "We believe that the...

|About: Verizon Communications (VZ)|By:, SA News Editor

Verizon (VZ -2.7%) under pressure after UBS downgrades shares to Neutral. "We believe that the business market continues to worsen and is unlikely to improve until 2010. We also expect a slowdown in consumer metrics in the third quarter," firm says, also noting Verizon's slow progress in shaving its workforce.