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Verizon 2005 Interactive Annual Report
With more than $75 billion in annual revenues in 2005, Verizon Communications is one of the world's leading providers of communications services

  • $22 billion in Cash Flows From Operations
  • Reported earnings of $2.65 per diluted share
  • 105.3 million total customer connections (wireline, wireless and broadband)
  • #1 in customer satisfaction for Verizon Wireless, American Customer Satisfaction Index
  • Top-ranked "major communications performer" in J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Numerous awards and "best of" lists, including Latina Style, DiversityInc, CIO Magazine, Hispanic Magazine, and Frost & Sullivan Product Innovation Awards
Domestic Telecom
Provider of wireline and other telecommunications services, including broadband
  • Revenues of $37.6 billion
  • Serving nearly 30 million wireline households throughout the United States
  • 5.1 million broadband connections
  • Deploying the most advanced broadband network, including video, in the U.S.

Verizon Wireless
Leading wireless services provider with the nation's most reliable wireless network
  • Revenues of $32.3 billion
  • 51.3 million customers across the United States
  • Industry leader in customer loyalty, profitability and customer growth
  • Leading innovator in wireless services, including broadband, video and music

Information Services
Provider of print, Internet and wireless yellow pages directories and related shopping information
  • Revenues of $3.5 billion
  • Publishes more than 1,300 Verizon directory titles with a total circulation of approximately 121 million copies in the U.S., and 8 million internationally
  • Verizon is an advanced Internet directory and online shopping resource
  • In December 2005, Verizon announced that it is exploring divesting Verizon Information Services through a spin-off, sale or other strategic transaction

Wireline and wireless operations and investments in the Americas and Europe
  • Revenues of $2.2 billion
  • Ownership and management interests in:
    • Verizon Dominicana
    • Puerto Rico Telephone
    • CANTV
    • Vodafone Omnitel

(all data as of December 31, 2005)
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* This is an interactive electronic version of Verizon’s 2005 Annual Report to Shareholders, and it is intended to be complete and accurate. The contents of this version are qualified in their entirety by reference to the printed version. A reproduction of the printed version is available in PDF format on this website.