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Verizon Communications considers its options with Verizon Wireless and Vodafone PLC

0. phoneArena posted on 05 Mar 2013, 16:08

Verizon Communications is thinking long and hard about trying to obtain all of Verizon Wireless which is its most profitable division; Verizon Communication owns 55% of the largest mobile carrier in the United States and the remaining 45% is owned by European company Vodafone PLC which is looking to sell off its minority stakes in other companies...

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posted on 05 Mar 2013, 17:02 1

1. vincent95 (Posts: 17; Member since: 19 May 2012)

If you want to raise the profit of your businesses, why not bring back Unlimited Data? Or at least let customers who want to upgrade keep it!

posted on 05 Mar 2013, 17:15 2

3. belovedson (Posts: 1052; Member since: 30 Nov 2010)

that makes absolutely no sense.

posted on 05 Mar 2013, 17:17 4

4. alouden (unregistered)

I like unlimited data too, but I agree with belovedson: it makes no sense.

posted on 05 Mar 2013, 19:11 2

5. ayephoner (Posts: 850; Member since: 09 Jun 2009)

well, it would retain customers. that is one of the big reasons (of many) that i left verizon.

of course, i transferred my unlimited plan to a friend, so technically they didnt lose a customer. i guess.

posted on 05 Mar 2013, 20:35

6. annonymous1 (Posts: 15; Member since: 16 Dec 2011)

how did you transfer your unlimted plan to a friend???? i would like to know because my friend wants to upgrade his phone to a new phone but doesnt wanna pay full price so hes going to get rid of his unlimited plan, but i want it. So how did you do it???

posted on 05 Mar 2013, 20:56

7. laheelahee (Posts: 213; Member since: 09 Apr 2012)

assumption of liability

posted on 06 Mar 2013, 17:55

10. VZWEMPLOYEE (Posts: 34; Member since: 13 Jun 2009)

Your comment is off base. Verizon Wireless has the lowest churn out of all companies look at the numbers

posted on 06 Mar 2013, 17:53

9. VZWEMPLOYEE (Posts: 34; Member since: 13 Jun 2009)

Verizon Wireless is the most profitable wireless company YOY and has the lowest churn of all companies. LTE is the future At&t was late but is on board Sprint is broke but trying and T-Mobile is a none factor. Look at the numbers which are published

posted on 05 Mar 2013, 17:11

2. luis_lopez_351 (Posts: 951; Member since: 18 Nov 2010)

What are the pros and cons to this? this is very poor news reporting. Is someone holding back the truth, or not digging hard enough.

posted on 06 Mar 2013, 10:49

8. Reluctant_Human (Posts: 904; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)

It would make no sense for Vodafone to sell their share of VZW. All they have to do is sit back and cash a check that gets larger every year.

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