Verizon Communications (VZ) raises its quarterly dividend 2.6% to $0.50/share. It's the 5th...

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

Verizon Communications (VZ) raises its quarterly dividend 2.6% to $0.50/share. It's the 5th consecutive year the firm has boosted its payout, and brings the yield to 5.55%. As comparison, the 10 year Treasury yields 2.17%.