Indicator Description [Research and Development Expense]: A component of [OPEX] representing the aggregate costs incurred in a planned search or critical investigation aimed at discovery of new knowledge with the hope that such knowledge will be useful in developing a new product or service.
Company Self Description [VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC]: Verizon Communications Inc. is a holding company that, acting through its subsidiaries, is one of the world's leading providers of communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses and governmental agencies with a presence in over 150 countries around the world. Formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation
Dimension: (Most Recent - Annual) - MRY
Statement: Income Statement
Index Membership: S&P500, DJIA, RUSSELL1000