A moment of truth for Verizon on Thursday


On Thursday morning, Verizon will report its third-quarter numbers. All eyes will be on the mobile subscriber addition figure. Verizon previously added 888,000 new postpaid mobile subscribers in the second quarter, which is not a hot number considering the recent string of 1 million-plus quarters, but passable considering Verizon’s strong margin performance. In the autumn quarter, things will get very interesting indeed — Wall Street expects Verizon to add another 900,000 contract subscribers. Read the full story at Boy Genius Report.

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com.



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