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AAPL Inc. (AAPL) Up-date 13 March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at AAPL Inc.(AAPL), one of the world’s most innovative computer/gadget companies, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Neutral; in the near term Neutral, mid-term Neutral, and long term Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com


Latest News: Apple Working On a New Somethingoranother (Maybe.) http://blogs.barrons.com/techtraderdaily/2009/03/10/apple-working-on-a-new-somethingoranothermaybe/?mod=yahoobarrons Tuesday’s Market Action Close 88.63

+ 5.52

Volume 30,149,300/shrs

There are four Gaps open down between Sept 29, 2008 and Mar 6, 2009 at 123.00/88.40, the near term resistance is at 90.71, support at 80.49, and the 50 day exponential moving average is 92.56. This is Apple, Inc. (AAPL): Apple, the world’s computer/gadget innovator has caused a revolution in

personal computing and digital media distribution. The company's desktop and laptop computers feature its OS X operating system, they include its Mac mini, iMac, and MacBook for the consumer and education markets, and powerful Mac Pro and MacBook Pro for high end consumers and professionals involved in design and publishing. Apple posted a huge success with its iPod digital music players, and iTunes, its online music store. Other Apple products: iPhone mobile phones, Xserve, servers, Airport, wireless networking equipment, plus publishing and multimedia software. Apple’s FileMaker sub provides database software. Apple, Inc. ranks #103 in the Fortune 500 Companies List. The Competitive Landscape Computer product demand is directly tied to consumer and business income. The profitability of individual computer companies depends on purchasing and production efficiencies, and on technological expertise. Large companies have economies of scale in purchasing and production. Small companies can compete successfully by specializing in certain products or by developing superior technology. The industry is capital-intensive and highly automated: annual revenue per employee is about US$500,000. The output of US computer manufacturing is forecast to grow at an annual compounded rate of 4.7 % between 2008 and 2013. Apple, Inc. (HQ) CEO and Director Steven P. (Steve) Jobs

1 Infinite Loop Cupertino, CA 95014 United States http://www.apple.com

Apple Subsidiaries Apple Computer (UK) Limited and FileMaker, Inc


Bank of America Corporation (BAC) Up-date 22 March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at Bank of America Corporation (BAC) one of the USA’s Big 3 troubled banks, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Neutral in the near term Neutral, mid-term Neutral, and long term Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: Buy Bank of America? http://www.cnbc.com/id/29615944/?__source=yahoo|headline|quote|text|&par=yahoo


Tuesday’s Market Action Close 4.79

+1.04

Volume 413,494,600/shrs

There is a Inverted Hammer on Mar 4, 2009 a Gap open up on Mar 10, 2009 at 3.77/4.20 the near term resistance is 5.11, support at .65, and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is 7.36. This is Bank of America Corporation: B of A is one of the USA’s three largest banks in the US by assets boasting the country's largest retail branch networks, with more than 6,100 locations covering some 30 states Coast to Coast. Its core services include consumer and small business banking, credit cards, asset management, mortgage loan services, wealth management, investment banking and retail stock brokerage. In early 2009 Bank of America paid about US$50B in stock the once mighty Merrill Lynch. The Competitive Landscape Demand for banking services is tied to economic activity and the level of interest rates. The profitability of individual banks depends on marketing, operations, and risk management. Large economies of scale exist in most segments of the industry, which has encouraged industry consolidation. Smaller banks can compete successfully where customer service or knowledge of the local market is important. The US banking industry is capital-intensive and highly automated: annual revenue per employee is close to US$300,000. Bank of America Corporation (HQ) Chairman, President, and CEO Kenneth D. (Ken) Lewis 100 N. Tryon St. Bank of America Corporate Center Charlotte, NC 28255 United States Phone: 704-386-5681 Fax: 704-386-6699 http://www.bankofamerica.com

Bank of America Subsidiaries

BA Merchant Services LLC Banc of America Investment Services, Inc. Banc of America Securities LLC CountryWide Mortgage Merrill Lynch


Citigroup, Inc. (C) Up-date 21 March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at Citigroup, Inc., perhaps the largest financial services company in the world (now dismantling), from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Neutral: in the near term Neutral, mid-term Neutral, and long term Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: Stocks Leap as Citi Sees Profit http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123672732852288611.html?mod=yahoo_hs&ru=yahoo


Tuesday’s Market Action Close 1.45 +.40

Volume 1,100,788,000/shrs

There are our Gaps open down, between Oct 6, 2008 and Feb 20, 2009 at 22.00/2.33,the near term resistance is 2.75, support Nil, and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is 3.83. This is Citigroup, Inc: Citi is perhaps the largest financial services firms on the planet, Citigroup, AKA Citi, has about 3,000 bank branches and consumer finance offices in the US and Canada, + more than 2,000 additional locations in a 100 other countries. Citi is the first US bank to come with more than US$1T in assets, Citi offers deposits and loans, mainly through Citibank, investment banking, brokerage, wealth management, alternative investments, and other financial services. Former CEO Chuck Prince resigned in 2007 as Citi deals with some $60 billion in write downs and losses on mortgage-related securities and other investments. Robert Rubin, Key Advisor/Director recently announced his resignation. The Competitive Landscape Demand for banking services is tied to economic activity and interest rates levels. The profitability of individual banks depends on marketing, efficient operations, and competent risk management. Large economies of scale exist in some segments of the industry, which has experienced consolidation. Smaller banks can compete successfully in segments where customer service or knowledge of the local market is more important. The industry is capital-intensive and highly automated: annual revenue per employee is about US$300,000 Banks and Credit Unions Industry Forecast The output of US banks and credit unions growth forecast is a question. Industries Where Citigroup Competes Banking Money Center Banks (primary) Financial Services Asset Management Investment Banking Lending

Citigroup Subsidiaries and Affiliates Grupo Financiero Banamex, S.A. de C.V. Bank Handlowy w Warszawie S.A. Citi Commerce Solutions

Citigroup, Inc. (HQ) 399 Park Ave. New York, NY 10043 United States Phone: 212-559-1000 Toll Free: 800-285-3000 http://www.citigroup.com


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DryShips, Inc. (DRYS) Up-date 4

March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at DryShips, Inc. (DRYS), the international bulk sea carrier, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Neutral: in the near term Neutral, midterm Bearish, and long term Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: Traders Jump aboard DryShips http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123673702035491101.html?mod=yahoo_hs&ru=yahoo


Tuesday’s Market Action Close 4.57

+ .51

Volume 21,636,100/shrs

There is a DOJI on Mar 6, Bullish Engulfing candle, and a Gap open up on Mar 10, 2009 a 4.15/4.31, the near term resistance is 5.57, support at Nil , and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is 7.49 This is DryShips Inc. (DRYS): DryShips commands a fleet of 40 dry bulk carriers. The company's vessels carry commodities such as coal, iron ore, and grain, as well as bauxite, fertilizers, and steel products. The fleet, which is made up mainly of Panamax vessels but also includes Capesize and Supramax units, has an overall capacity of more than 3.1MM deadweight tons (DWT). Vessels are chartered to shipping companies largely on the spot market, but also on long-term contracts. In addition to its dry bulk operations, Dry Ships is engaged in the offshore drilling business. The Competitive Landscape Demand is driven by macroeconomic trends in global imports and exports. The profitability of individual companies depends on efficient operations and a good safety record. Large companies have advantages in fleet size and port access. Small companies can compete effectively by chartering services out of smaller ports and transporting unusual cargo. Average annual revenue per worker for a typical company is nearly US$500,000. Deep Sea Shipping Industry Forecast The output of US water transportation, which includes deep sea shipping, is forecast to grow at an annual compounded rate of 7.4 % between 2008 and 2013. DryShips Inc. (HQ) Chairman, President, CEO, and Interim CFO George Economou

80 Kifissias Ave., Maroussi 15125 Athens, Greece Phone: +30-210-809-0570 http://www.dryships.com


General Electric Company (GE) Up-date 21 March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at General Electric Company (GE), a company whose innovative leadership has played a major part in shaping the modern world and how we live and enjoy it, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Bearish: in the near term Bearish, mid-term Very Bearish, and long term Very Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: GE & Citigroup Pilot Stocks Into Orbit http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123673148528389785.html?mod=yahoo_hs&ru=yahoo


Tuesday’s Market Action Close 8.87 + 1.46

Volume 368,604,300/shrs

There is a Gap open up on Mar 10, 2009 at 7.83/7.95 and there are eight Gaps open down between Sep 15, 2008 and Mar 2, 2009 at 26.33/8.30 the near term resistance is 9.58, support at 8.04, and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is 11.53. This is the General Electric Company: GE manufactures everything from turbines to TVs, from household appliances to power plants, General Electric has innovated businesses that have shaped the modern world and how we live and enjoy it. The company produces; aircraft engines, locomotives and other transportation equipment, kitchen and laundry appliances, lighting, electric distribution and control equipment, generators and turbines, and medical imaging equipment. GE is also one of the preeminent financial services companies in the US. Its General Electric Capital unit comprises commercial finance, consumer finance, aircraft leasing, and energy financial services, is its largest segment. Plus they own and operate the NBC television network.

Industries Where GE Competes Commercial Lending (primary) Aerospace & Defense Automotive & Transport Consumer Products Manufacturers GE Subsidiaries and Affiliates

CFM International, S.A. Société Factofrance Fanuc GE CNC Europe S.A.

General Electric (HQ) Chairman and CEO Jeffrey R. (Jeff) Immelt 3135 Easton Tpke. Fairfield, CT 06828-0001 United States Phone: 203-373-2211 Fax: 203-373-3131

http://www.ge.com


Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), the US diversified healthcare Giant, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Bearish in the near term Very Bearish, mid-term Bearish, and long term Neutral.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: J&J's Reaction to Merck / SGP Likely to Come Soon http://seekingalpha.com/article/125159-j-j-s-reaction-to-merck-sgp-likely-to-come-soon?source=yahoo


Tuesday’s Market Action Close 47.78

+1.18 Volume 21,883,400/shrs

There are six Gaps open down between Oct 6, 2008, and Mar 2, 2009 at 66.10/49.33, the near term resistance is 48.08 support at Nil , and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is 54.82. This is Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): The Company engages in the research and development, manufacture, and sale of various products in the health care field worldwide. Its Consumer segment provides products used in baby care, skin care, oral care, wound care, and women’s health care fields, as well as nutritional and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products under JOHNSON’S, AVEENO, CLEAN & CLEAR, NEUTROGENA, RoC, LUBRIDERM, LISTERINE, REACH, CAREFREE, STAYFREE, SPLENDA, TYLENOL, SUDAFED, ZYRTEC, MOTRIN IB, and PEPCID AC names. The company’s Pharmaceutical segment offers products in various therapeutic areas, such as anti-infective, antipsychotic, cardiovascular, contraceptive, dermatology, gastrointestinal, hematology, immunology, neurology, oncology, pain management, urology, and virology. Its products include REMICADE, a biologic to treat Crohn’s disease, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, ulcerative colitis, and used to treat rheumatoid arthritis; TOPAMAX, for adjunctive and monotherapy use in epilepsy, as well as for treating migraines; PROCRIT that stimulates red blood cell production; RISPERDAL oral, a medication to treat the symptoms of schizophrenia, bipolar mania, and irritability associated with autistic behavior in indicated patients; RISPERDAL CONSTA, an injectable, and INVEGATM Extended-Release tablets to treat schizophrenia; LEVAQUIN and FLOXIN, anti-infective products; CONCERTA, a product for treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; ACIPHEX/PARIET, a proton pump inhibitor; and DURAGESIC/Fentanyl Transdermal, a treatment for chronic pain. Johnson & Johnson’s Medical Devices and Diagnostics segment offers circulatory disease management, orthopaedic joint reconstruction and spinal care and sports medicine, surgical care and women’s health, minimally invasive surgical, blood glucose monitoring and insulin delivery, and diagnostic products, as well as disposable contact lenses. The company was founded in 1886. Competitive Landscape The industry is marked by rapid advances in scientific knowledge that produce ever-more effective medicines. Profitability is determined mainly by the ability to discover new drugs. The industry is dominated by the large manufacturers/marketers that manufacture drugs, have large research operations, and also have large clinical testing, marketing, and distribution capabilities. Small companies are mainly research operations or manufacturers of non-prescription products. Because of the high value of the product, average revenue per employee is a very high US$600,000. Pharmaceutical Manufacture and Sale Industry Forecast The output of US drug manufacturing is forecast to grow at an annual compounded rate of 8% between 2008 and 2013. Data Sourced: December 2008 Johnson & Johnson (HQ) Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer: William C. Weldon One Johnson & Johnson Plaza New Brunswick, NJ 08933 United States Phone: 732-524-0400 Fax: 732-214-0332 http://www.jnj.com

Johnson & Johnson Subsidiaries


Animas Corporation BabyCenter, LLC Centocor, Inc.


McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Up-date 1 March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at McDonald’s Corporation (MCD), the world's #1 fast-food company, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Bearish: in the near term Bearish, mid-term Very Bearish, and long term Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: McDonald's Stock Packs Happy Meal http://www.thestreet.com/_yahoo/story/10469405/1/mcdonalds-stock-packs-happy-meal.html? cm_ven=YAHOO&cm_cat=FREE&cm_ite=NA


Tuesday’s Market Action Close 52.68

+.28

Volume 17,335,100/shrs

There is a DOJI on Mar 4, 2009 and two Gaps open down between Jan 8 & Feb 20, 2009 at 60.84/55.23, the near term resistance is 53.07, support at 51.99, and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is56.14 . This is McDonald’s Corporation (MCD): "McDonald's is the world's #1 fast-food company by sales, with more than 31,000 restaurants serving burgers and fries in 120 countries, with about 14,000 Golden Arches locations are in the USA. The popular chain is well-known for its Big Macs, Quarter Pounders, and Chicken McNuggets. Most of its outlets are free-standing units, but McDonald's also has many quickservice kiosk units located in airports and retail areas. Each unit gets its food and packaging from approved suppliers and uses standardized procedures to ensure that a Big Mac purchased in Pittsburgh tastes the same as one bought in Beijing, I lived in Beijing for 4 years and it’s true. More than 75% of its restaurants are run by franchisees or affiliates. The Competitive Landscape Demographics and personal income drive demand. The profitability of individual companies depends on efficient operations, effective marketing, and the ability to provide fast service. Large companies have advantages in purchasing, financing, and marketing. Small companies can compete by offering unique products or serving a local market. The industry is highly labor-intensive: average annual revenue per worker is just under US$40,000. McDonald's Corporation (HQ) Chairman; Andrew J. (Andy) McKenna Sr.

2111 McDonalds Dr. Oak Brook, IL 60523 United States Phone: 630-623-3000 Fax: 630-623-5004 Toll Free: 800-244-6227 http://www.mcdonalds.com

McDonald's Subsidiaries and Affiliates McDonald's Restaurants Limited Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc.

Pacific Asia Petroleum, Inc. (PFAP)


March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at Pacific Asia Petroleum, Inc. (PFAP), a USA based independent Chinese Oil and Gas exploration company, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Neutral; in the near term Bullish, mid-term Bullish, and long term Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: Pacific Asia Petroleum Inc. Signs Expanded China Oil Production and Technology Acquisition Agreement http://biz.yahoo.com/pz/090302/160564.html Tuesday’s Market Action Close .59

+ .14

Volume 88,600/shrs


There are two Gaps open down between Oct 8 and Nov 14, 2008 at 1.40/.90, the near term resistance is . 78, support at .51, and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is .62. This is Pacific Asia Petroleum, Inc. (PFAP): The Company focuses on the exploration, development, and production of Crude Oil and Natural Gas in Asia and the Pacific Rim countries. The company has a contract to develop and exploit Crude Oil resources in the ShaoGen Contract Area, which comprises an area of approximately 353 square kilometers located in Chifeng, China. It also holds rights to a prospective contract area for coal bed methane and tight gas sand production in the Shanxi Province of China. The company was founded in 2005

Competitive Landscape Demand is driven by Crude Oil and Gas prices. The profitability of individual companies depends on technical expertise and efficiency of operations. Large companies can offer a broad range of services. Small firms can compete effectively by specializing in a particular type of service or geographic area. The industry is relatively labor-intensive: average annual revenue per employee is about US$410,000. Oil and Gas Field Services Industry Forecast The output of US oil and gas drilling and support activities is forecast to grow at an annual compounded rate of 4 % between 2008 and 2013. Data Sourced: December 2008 Pacific Asia Petroleum, Inc. (HQ) Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Sec: Frank C. Ingriselli 10600 N De Anza Boulevard Suite 250 Cupertino, CA 95014 United States Phone: 408-873-0400 Fax: 408-873-0550 http://www.papetroleum.com

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Up-date 12


March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), the world's #1 retailer, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Neutral, in the near term Neutral, midterm Bearish, and long term Bearish.

**Chart by: www.stockta.com Latest News: Wal-Mart cut by Citigroup on unionization worries http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/citigroup-downgrades-wal-mart-hold-unionization/story.aspx? guid={F079F734-3FA2-4F34-A910-D1579223B32F}&siteid=yhoof Tuesday’s Market Action Close 48.67

+1.16

Volume 32,533,700/shrs


There are two Gaps open down on Jan 8 & 21, 2009 at 55.06/50.32 the near term resistance is 49.61, support at 47.38, and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is 50.44. This is Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT): Wal-Mart Stores is an irresistible (or at least unavoidable) retail force that has yet to meet any immovable objects. Bigger than Europe's Carrefour, Tesco, and Metro AG combined, it is the world's #1 retailer, with more than 7,250 stores, including about 975 discount stores, 2,800 combination discount and grocery stores (Wal-Mart Supercenters in the US and ASDA in the UK), and 590 warehouse stores (SAM'S CLUB). About 55% of its stores are in the US, but Wal-Mart continues expanding internationally; it is the #1 retailer in Canada and Mexico and it has operations in Asia (where it owns a 95% stake in Japanese retailer SEIYU), Europe, and South America. Founder Sam Walton's heirs own about 40% of Wal-Mart. I have never been in a Wal-Mart Store, though I have been in Carreforur’s and Tesco. The Competitive Landscape Demand depends mainly on the volume of car driving, which in turn depends on economic activity. The profitability of individual stores is closely linked to location and product mix. Large companies have advantages in buying gasoline at bulk prices, but small companies can compete effectively by having superior locations. Annual revenue per worker is close to US$300,000. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (HQ) Chairman S. Robson (Rob) Walton 702 SW 8th St. Bentonville, AR 72716 United States Phone: 479-273-4000 Fax: 479-277-1830 http://www.walmartstores.com Wal-Mart Subsidiaries ASDA Group Limited SAM'S CLUB Wal-Mart Brazil

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Up-date 13


March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), the western USA banking giant, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Bearish: in the near term Neutral, mid-term Very Bearish, and long term Very Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: Financial stocks surge amid Citi profit estimate http://biz.yahoo.com/ap/090310/na_us_financial_services_stocks.html?.v=4 Tuesday’s Market Action Close 11.81 +1.84

Volume 233,224,300/shrs

There is DOJI on Mar 6, 2009 are four Gaps open down between Nov 6, 2008 and Mar 2, 2009 at


31.31/11.43, the near term resistance is 15.38, support at 11.30, and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is 16.93. This is Wells Fargo & Company (WFC): Wells Fargo & Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a financial services company in the United States. It operates in three segments: Community Banking, Wholesale Banking, and Wells Fargo Financial. Community Banking segment offers deposit products, including checking accounts, savings deposits, market rate accounts, retirement accounts, time deposits, and debit cards; and loan products comprising lines of credit, equity lines and loans, equipment and transportation loans, education loans, residential mortgage loans, and credit cards. This segment also provides receivables and inventory financing, equipment leases, real estate financing, small business financing, venture capital financing, cash management, payroll services, retirement plans, health savings accounts, merchant payment processing, and securities brokerage. Wholesale Banking segment provides a range of commercial, corporate, and real estate banking products and services, including commercial loans and lines of credit, letters of credit, asset-based lending, equipment leasing, mezzanine financing, high-yield debt, international trade facilities, foreign exchange services, treasury management, investment management, institutional fixed income sales, interest rate, commodity and equity risk management, online products, insurance, investment banking, and mortgage brokerage services. Wells Fargo Financial segment comprises consumer finance operations that make direct consumer and real estate loans to individuals and purchase sales finance contracts from retail merchants; and auto finance operations, which purchase sales finance contracts directly from auto dealers and make loans secured by autos. This segment also provides credit cards and lease, and other commercial financing services. As of December 31, 2007, the company operated 5,964 branches and 6,900 ATMs. Wells Fargo & Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Competitive Landscape Demand for banking services is closely tied to economic activity and the level of interest rates. The profitability of individual banks depends on marketing skills, efficient operations, and good risk management. Large economies of scale exist in some segments of the industry, which has encouraged industry consolidation. Smaller banks can compete successfully in segments where customer service or knowledge of the local market is more important. The industry is capital-intensive and highly automated: annual revenue per employee is close to US$300,000. Banks and Credit Unions Industry Forecast The output of US banks and credit unions is forecast to grow at an annual compounded rate of 5.1% between 2008 and 2013. Wells Fargo & Company (HQ) Chairman Richard M. Kovacevich 420 Montgomery Street San Francisco, CA 94104 United States Phone: 866-249-3302 Fax: 651-450-4033 http://www.wellsfargo.com

Wells Fargo Subsidiaries Wachovia Corporation

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)


March 11, 2009 Paul A. Ebeling, Jr. Analyst Dear Reader, Let’s have a look at Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), the 2nd largest US telecommunications services provider, from a Technical POV. The overall analysis after Tuesday’s (March 10, 2009) market action is Bearish in the near term Bearish, mid-term Very Bearish, and long term Bearish.

**Chart by: http://www.stockta.com Latest News: Verizon Business Awarded Department of Defense Contract Valued at Up to US$2.5 Billion. http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/090310/ny81941.html?.v=1 Tuesday’s Market Action Close 27.61

+1.43 Volume 19,237,200/shrs

There is one Gaps open down on Feb 17, 2009 at 29.43/29/25, the near term resistance is 27.71 support at 26.47, and the 50 day (EMA) exponential moving average is 29.58.


This is Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ): The Company provides communication services in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Wireline and Domestic Wireless. The Wireline segment provides voice, Internet access, broadband video and data, next generation Internet protocol (IP) network services, network access, and long distance services to consumers, carriers, businesses, and government customers. It operates a fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) network under the FiOS service mark that offers bandwidth, and designed to handle future broadband and video applications. As of December 31, 2008, this segment’s wireline network included approximately 36,161,000 wireline access lines, 8,673,000 broadband connections, and 1,918,000 FiOS TV customers. The Domestic Wireless segment offers in wireless voice and data products, and other value-added services, as well as sells equipment. This segment serves approximately 80 million customers. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000.

Competitive Landscape Demand is driven by technological innovation and by growth in business activity. The profitability of individual companies depends on efficient operations and good marketing. Large companies have big economies of scale in providing a highly automated service to large numbers of customers, and have the financial resources required to build and maintain a large network. Smaller companies can compete effectively only in small markets or by providing specialty services. Because of the large degree of automation, average revenue per employee is a high US$300,000. Telecommunication Services Industry Forecast The output of US telecommunications is forecast to grow at an annual compounded rate of 4 % between 2008 and 2013. Data Sourced: December 2008 Verizon Communications Inc. (HQ) Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer: Ivan G. Seidenberg 140 West Street New York, NY 10007 United States Phone: 212-395-1000 Web Site: http://www.verizon.com

Verizon Subsidiaries Alltel Corporation Cellco Partnership Idearc Inc.

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