Vodafone Group plc Company Profile (LON:VOD)

About Vodafone Group plc

Vodafone Group plc logoVodafone Group Plc (Vodafone) is a telecommunications company. The Company's business is organized into two geographic regions: Europe, and Africa, Middle East and Asia Pacific (AMAP). Its segments include Europe and AMAP. Its Europe segment includes geographic regions, such as Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, Spain and Other Europe. The Other Europe includes the Netherlands, Portugal, Greece, Hungary and Romania, among others. Its AMAP segment includes India, South Africa, Tanzania, Mozambique, Lesotho, Africa, Turkey, Australia, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, New Zealand and Qatar, among others. The Company provides a range of services, including voice, messaging and data across mobile and fixed networks. The Company acquires spectrum and licenses to use radio frequencies that deliver mobile services. Its fixed capabilities include cable, fiber and copper networks to enable television, broadband and voice services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: VOD
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.47
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $201.199005
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $213.410995
  • 52-Week Range: £279,120,000 - GBX 186.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 2.360000
  • Market Cap: $55.18B
  • Outstanding Shares: 27,912,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 233.83

Analysts' Ratings History for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 225View Rating Details
2/8/2017Haitong BankLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 220 -> GBX 200View Rating Details
2/6/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 280View Rating Details
2/3/2017Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldGBX 185View Rating Details
2/3/2017AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 242View Rating Details
2/3/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetBuyGBX 210View Rating Details
2/3/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 285View Rating Details
2/2/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 220View Rating Details
2/2/2017Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 255View Rating Details
1/31/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Set Price TargetBuyGBX 260View Rating Details
1/31/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 230View Rating Details
1/31/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetBuyGBX 265 -> GBX 220View Rating Details
1/30/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 180View Rating Details
1/25/2017Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuy -> NeutralGBX 236View Rating Details
1/16/2017S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 240View Rating Details
1/16/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldGBX 240View Rating Details
1/16/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
12/16/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 280View Rating Details
11/16/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 220View Rating Details
11/16/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 280View Rating Details
10/10/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 155View Rating Details
7/27/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 240View Rating Details
3/4/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 245View Rating Details
2/18/2016Banca AkrosReiterated RatingAccumulateGBX 250View Rating Details
1/26/2016Grupo SantanderReiterated RatingHoldGBX 240View Rating Details
1/14/2016Mirabaud SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellGBX 195View Rating Details
11/10/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
10/5/2015NatixisReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 224View Rating Details
9/18/2015Oddo SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 240View Rating Details
6/25/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingSellGBX 168View Rating Details
3/13/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingSellGBX 195View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.06 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/17/2016GBX 7.773.42%6/9/20166/9/20168/3/2016
11/10/2015GBX 3.681.65%11/19/201511/19/20152/3/2016
5/19/2015GBX 7.623.36%6/11/20156/11/20158/5/2015
11/11/2014GBX 3.601.64%11/20/201411/20/20142/4/2015
5/20/2014GBX 7.473.65%6/11/20146/11/20148/6/2014
11/12/2013GBX 3.531.52%11/20/201311/20/20132/5/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/10/2017Ronald SchellekensInsiderBuy124GBX 200£248
1/23/2017David Thomas NishInsiderBuy2,910GBX 205£5,965.50
1/12/2017Ronald SchellekensInsiderBuy118GBX 212£250.16
12/13/2016Ronald SchellekensInsiderBuy126GBX 199£250.74
12/8/2016David Thomas NishInsiderBuy50,000GBX 197£98,500
11/15/2016Valerie GoodingInsiderBuy16,970GBX 206£34,958.20
11/10/2016Ronald SchellekensInsiderBuy116GBX 216£250.56
9/12/2016Schellekens,RonaldInsiderBuy114GBX 221£251.94
7/22/2016Read,NickInsiderSell400,000GBX 235£940,000
6/28/2016Colao,VittarioInsiderSell456,201GBX 212£967,146.12
5/13/2016Read,NickInsiderBuy112GBX 222£248.64
4/13/2016Read,NickInsiderBuy110GBX 225£247.50
3/30/2016Dopfner ,MathiasInsiderBuy11,500GBX 221£25,415
9/30/2015Colao,VittarioInsiderBuy6,942GBX 207£14,369.94
9/29/2015Colao,VittarioInsiderBuy260,000GBX 209£543,400
6/29/2015Read,NickInsiderSell82,351GBX 2.38£1,959.95
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
DateHeadline
News IconVodafone's former CEO to oversee proposed Idea merger and speed up matters (LON:VOD)
tech.economictimes.indiatimes.com - February 18 at 7:30 PM
News IconEx-Vodafone India CEO Pieters flies in to work on Idea merger (LON:VOD)
telecom.economictimes.indiatimes.com - February 17 at 5:05 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Vodafone's UK tax bill falls 20% to £257m (LON:VOD)
www.ft.com - February 17 at 6:49 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoKenya's Safaricom airs worry over fake mobile monitoring plan (LON:VOD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 6:49 AM
News IconVodafone-Idea merger: Telecom companies may call for easing spectrum caps - Economic Times (LON:VOD)
economictimes.indiatimes.com - February 14 at 3:48 PM
moodys.com logoHTA Group, Ltd. -- Moody's assigns first-time B2 ratings to Helios Towers Africa; outlook stable (LON:VOD)
www.moodys.com - February 14 at 3:48 PM
News Icon4 Shares With P/E Ratios Above 30: Vodafone Group plc, BP plc, Tesco PLC And Royal Dutch Shell Plc - Investomania (blog) (LON:VOD)
investomania.co.uk - February 14 at 6:57 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Vodafone asks for EE to map out access to new UK network (LON:VOD)
www.ft.com - February 13 at 9:58 AM
News IconTop Performer of the day: Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) (LON:VOD)
mlbinjurynews.com - February 11 at 6:13 AM
News IconQuarterly Financial Update for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) - The Newburgh Press (LON:VOD)
newburghpress.com - February 7 at 3:36 PM
News IconVodafone deal may require Birlas to pump Rs 25150 crore into Idea Cellular - Economic Times (LON:VOD)
economictimes.indiatimes.com - February 7 at 3:36 PM
seekingalpha.com logoVodafone: Buy It For The Dividend - Seeking Alpha (LON:VOD)
seekingalpha.com - February 7 at 3:36 PM
News IconA Vodafone And Idea Merger Could Be A Bad Idea (LON:VOD)
www.nakedtruth.in - February 6 at 10:03 AM
News IconVodafone-Idea merger: For rivals, there’s a silver lining – cheap bandwidth (LON:VOD)
www.financialexpress.com - February 6 at 10:03 AM
News IconHere’s why Airtel, Reliance Jio should not worry about Vodafone-Idea merger (LON:VOD)
www.businessinsider.in - February 6 at 10:03 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoNew York court approves Verizon settlement over 'merger tax' objections (LON:VOD)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:38 AM
News IconVodafone-Idea Merger Depends On Who Fills The Valuation Gap (LON:VOD)
www.bloombergquint.com - February 1 at 7:18 AM
live-pr.com logoNewly released market study: Vornado Realty Trust - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report (LON:VOD)
www.live-pr.com - February 1 at 7:18 AM
News IconVodafone Group Plc (ADR)(NASDAQ:VOD) In Merger Talks With Idea Cellular To Create India’s Largest Cellphone Company (LON:VOD)
randolphguide.com - February 1 at 7:18 AM
trustnet.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) (LON:VOD)
www.trustnet.com - February 1 at 7:18 AM
News IconIdea Cellular Surges 45% In Two Sessions On Merger Talks With Vodafone (LON:VOD)
profit.ndtv.com - January 31 at 1:51 AM
News IconVodafone-Idea Cellular on merger hotline to create India's biggest telecom operator (LON:VOD)
telecom.economictimes.indiatimes.com - January 31 at 1:51 AM
News IconVodafone-Idea merger: India’s largest telecom operator in the making (LON:VOD)
www.hindustantimes.com - January 31 at 1:51 AM
News IconIt's Official Vodafone Confirms Merger Talks With Idea, If Done The New Entity Will Be Biggest Operator In India (LON:VOD)
www.indiatimes.com - January 30 at 8:50 PM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone in Talks to Merge India Unit With Idea Cellular (LON:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - January 30 at 8:50 PM
News IconVodafone in merger talks with Idea Cellular (LON:VOD)
www.thehindu.com - January 30 at 8:50 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEuropean shares slip on weaker commodities, M&A optimism limits losses (LON:VOD)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 3:48 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Vodafone India/Idea: tamasha smasher (LON:VOD)
www.ft.com - January 30 at 3:48 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone's Indian arm announces merger talks (LON:VOD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 3:48 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Vodafone seeks answer to Indian woes with rival Idea (LON:VOD)
www.ft.com - January 30 at 3:48 PM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone's Indian Escape Act (LON:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - January 30 at 10:00 AM
News IconBig threat looms on Airtel & Jio as Vodafone confirms talks on merger with Idea (LON:VOD)
economictimes.indiatimes.com - January 30 at 10:00 AM
News IconVodafone says in merger talks with India’s Idea Cellular (LON:VOD)
gulfnews.com - January 30 at 10:00 AM
livemint.com logoVodafone confirms merger talks with Idea, could create India’s biggest telecom firm (LON:VOD)
www.livemint.com - January 30 at 10:00 AM
News IconVodafone in Talks to Merge Indian Unit With Idea Cellular -- 3rd Update (LON:VOD)
ih.advfn.com - January 30 at 10:00 AM
News IconVodafone confirms merger talks with Idea Cellular (LON:VOD)
www.domain-b.com - January 30 at 10:00 AM
News IconVodafone Confirms Merger Talks With Idea + 5 More News Stories You Must Read (LON:VOD)
www.indiatimes.com - January 30 at 10:00 AM
News IconAnalysts At Deutsche Bank Reiterated Vodafone Group PLC (LON:VOD) As Buy (LON:VOD)
myhealthbowl.com - January 28 at 2:03 AM
News IconAs Vodafone Group Plc New (VOD) Market Valuation Declined, Cambiar Investors LLC Trimmed Its Holding by $29.33 Million (LON:VOD)
randolphguide.com - January 28 at 2:03 AM
News IconVodafone Group PLC (LON:VOD) Receives Buy Rating From Deutsche Bank Analysts (LON:VOD)
vgtoday.net - January 28 at 2:03 AM
News IconVodafone Group plc 47.3% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank (LON:VOD)
xboxonezone.com - January 28 at 2:03 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) - Wall Street Beacon (LON:VOD)
wsbeacon.com - January 27 at 3:47 PM
News Icon3 UK Shares I'm Watching Today: Vodafone Group plc, Glencore PLC And Centamin PLC - Investomania (blog) (LON:VOD)
investomania.co.uk - January 27 at 3:47 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoKenya's Safaricom shifts funding to catch up on fixed-data demand (LON:VOD)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 3:47 PM
News IconBank Of America Indicates Potential 21.66% Increase In Shares Of Vodafone Group (LON:VOD)
prensariotiretail.com - January 26 at 2:24 AM
News IconEarnings Analysis of: Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) (LON:VOD)
larampadinapoli.com - January 26 at 2:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoConsistent International Dividend Grower With a 6% Yield (LON:VOD)
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 4:21 PM
News IconIs Trouble Brewing For This Stock? Shares Gapping Lower: Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) - Aiken Advocate (LON:VOD)
aikenadvocate.com - January 25 at 1:26 AM
News IconConsensus Estimates on Earnings & Stock Price in Focus for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) Shares - Aiken Advocate (LON:VOD)
aikenadvocate.com - January 24 at 3:22 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Fallers: Standard Life Plc, Taylor Wimpey plc, Vodafone Group plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:VOD)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 24 at 3:22 PM

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What is Vodafone Group plc's stock symbol?

Vodafone Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "VOD."

How often does Vodafone Group plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vodafone Group plc?

Vodafone Group plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, May 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 9th will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.77 per share on Wednesday, August 3rd. This represents a yield of 3.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 9th. This is a boost from Vodafone Group plc's previous dividend of $3.68. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Where is Vodafone Group plc's stock going? Where will Vodafone Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

23 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Vodafone Group plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 155 to GBX 285. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group plc's share price to reach GBX 233.83 in the next twelve months.

When will Vodafone Group plc announce their earnings?

Vodafone Group plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 16th 2017.

How do I buy Vodafone Group plc stock?

Shares of Vodafone Group plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Vodafone Group plc stock cost?

One share of Vodafone Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 198.


Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff