Vodafone Group plc Company Profile (LON:VOD)

About Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)

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:
  • Sector: Telecommunications Services
  • Industry: Wireless Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:VOD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vodafone.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £55.93 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 26,622,078,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 218.78
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 215.44
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 186.50 - GBX 233.90
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 2.31
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £56.98 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.98
  • Book Value: GBX 3.24 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.65
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 6.1%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £13.77 billion
  • Net Margins: 14.73%
  • Return on Equity: 8.03%
  • Return on Assets: 3.89%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 43.46 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)

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 declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.10 per share on Friday, August 4th. This represents a yield of 4.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 8th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Vodafone Group plc's Dividend History.

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

22 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Vodafone Group plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 150 to GBX 300. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group plc's stock price to reach GBX 244.59 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Vodafone Group plc.

Who are some of Vodafone Group plc's key competitors?

Who are Vodafone Group plc's key executives?

Vodafone Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Vittorio Colao, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Nicholas Jonathan Read, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Hannes Ametsreiter, Chief Executive Officer – Vodafone Germany
  • Vivek Badrinath, Chief Executive, Africa, Middle East and Asia-Pacific
  • Aldo Bisio, Chief Executive Officer – Vodafone Italy
  • Antonio Coimbra, Chief Executive Officer – Vodafone Spain
  • Ahmed Essam, Chief Executive of Vodafone Egypt
  • Jeroen Hoencamp, Chief Executive of Vodafone Netherlands
  • Nicholas Simon Jeffery, Chief Executive of Vodafone UK
  • Johan Wibergh, Group Technology Officer

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.

What is Vodafone Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Vodafone Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 210.10.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vodafone Group plc (LON VOD)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,601 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  987 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,588
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vodafone Group plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.45)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 244.59

Analysts' Ratings History for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/19/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 250View Rating Details
9/18/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
9/18/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300View Rating Details
9/18/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingConviction-BuyGBX 285View Rating Details
9/12/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 275View Rating Details
9/11/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 232 -> GBX 250View Rating Details
9/7/2017HSBC Holdings plcSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 230View Rating Details
8/15/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 225View Rating Details
8/7/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 240 -> GBX 250View Rating Details
7/26/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 270View Rating Details
7/24/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 150View Rating Details
7/18/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 235View Rating Details
6/30/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 230View Rating Details
6/20/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 259View Rating Details
5/30/2017Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetBuyGBX 265View Rating Details
5/20/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 230View Rating Details
5/16/2017Beaufort SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 185 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
2/8/2017Haitong BankLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 220 -> GBX 200View Rating Details
2/3/2017AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 242View Rating Details
1/25/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy -> NeutralGBX 236View Rating Details
1/16/2017S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 240View Rating Details
11/16/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 280View 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
(Data available from 9/20/2015 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: $0.08 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Vodafone Group plc (LON VOD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/16/2017€0.104.05%6/8/20176/8/20178/4/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/4/2017Vivek BadrinathInsiderBuy246,071GBX 225£553,659.75
6/26/2017Nick ReadInsiderSell574,525GBX 224£1,286,936
2/21/2017Ronald SchellekensInsiderSell400,000GBX 201£804,000
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

Headline Trends for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
Latest Headlines for Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given a GBX 280 Price Target at UBS AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 11:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 6:38 AM
bloomberg.com logoThe Race to Run a Two-Hour Marathon - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - September 15 at 11:12 AM
fool.co.uk logoVodafone Group plc isn't the only growth stock you should consider buying today - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - September 13 at 8:58 PM
seekingalpha.com logoVodafone mulls heavy investment into full-fiber UK network - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 13 at 3:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone looking at investing in full-fiber network in Britain
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 3:57 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Group plc isn't the only growth stock you should consider buying today - Yahoo Finance UK
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 11:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Sept 12
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given a GBX 230 Price Target by HSBC Holdings plc Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 1:58 PM
nasdaq.com logo5 British Stocks to Profit From a Weak Pound Sterling - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 7 at 10:55 AM
nasdaq.com logoPre-Market Most Active for Sep 6, 2017 : HPE, SRPT, VSTM, AZN, GDDY, TRVG, BAC, NWL, LYG, TVIX, PULM, VOD - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 6 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] TalkTalk looks to hang up on its mobile business
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 1:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Receives "Underperform" Rating from Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 7:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given a GBX 285 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 11:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Vodafone Group plc (VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 8:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDeutsche Bank AG Reaffirms Buy Rating for Vodafone Group plc (VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 3:04 PM
nasdaq.com logoVodafone To Buy-back Shares To Satisfy Redemption Of First Tranche Of Its MCB - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 25 at 3:31 PM
News IconPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 23 - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - August 23 at 11:46 PM
nasdaq.com logoM Holdings Securities, Inc. Buys First Trust VL Dividend, SPDR Select Sector Fund - Health ...
www.nasdaq.com - August 23 at 6:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 6:32 AM
bizjournals.com logoInitiating Research Reports on Wireless Communications Equities -- NII Holdings, Vodafone, xG Technology, and Telefonica Brasil
www.bizjournals.com - August 22 at 7:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] European Companies Chase New Investors Through Private Sales
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 3:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Three brings Smarty to the low-cost mobile party
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 3:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Where Cable's John Malone May Be Sniffing for Deals
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 3:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Insider Vivek Badrinath Acquires 246,071 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 10:32 AM
fool.co.uk logoOne turnaround stock I’d sell to buy Vodafone Group plc
www.fool.co.uk - August 3 at 8:39 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoBe Heard Group Works With Vodafone On New Vodafone Labs Site
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 3 at 8:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 6:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 3:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Receives "Outperform" Rating from Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 8:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodacom Revenue Rises as Customer Numbers Swell in South Africa
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 2:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given a GBX 270 Price Target by UBS AG Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 9:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (LON:VOD) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 6:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTelco groups at war over 5G spectrum
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 1:22 AM
bloomberg.com logoBT, Vodafone Face Bidding Restrictions in UK Wireless Sale - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - July 11 at 9:20 AM
businesswire.com logoDEADLINE MONDAY: Goldberg Law PC Announces a Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Rackspace Hosting, Inc. - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 8 at 9:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Earns "Overweight" Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 11:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given "Equal weight" Rating at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 9:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (LON:VOD) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 7:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given "Buy" Rating at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Given Neutral Rating at Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 11:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTelstra, Optus join ACCC in Vodafone mobile domestic roaming case
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 2:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for June 29th
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 4:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNick Read Sells 574,525 Shares of Vodafone Group plc (VOD) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 4:28 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoSky Network Television And Vodafone NZ Terminate Proposed Merger
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 26 at 3:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Sky Network Television And Vodafone NZ Drop Merger Plan
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo​Wiper using wireless collars to stop elephant poaching in Africa
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo​Vodafone NZ and Sky pull the pin on proposed merger
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone cannot invest in regional Australia as Telstra is unassailable
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 6:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group plc (VOD) Receives Conviction-Buy Rating from Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 8:16 PM

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