Though Verizon (VZ -0.3%) CEO Lowell McAdam recently suggested his company is able and willing...

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

Though Verizon (VZ -0.3%) CEO Lowell McAdam recently suggested his company is able and willing to buy Vodafone's (VOD +0.8%) 45% stake in Verizon Wireless, he has since clarified "there's no discussions about it." With Vodafone's European ops not faring too well lately, the company might be in no rush to unload a stake in a share-gaining U.S. carrier that's making giant cash distributions. (smartphone activations)