LON:VOD - Vodafone Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 125.99 -0.41 (-0.32 %) (As of 05/21/2019 11:32 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 126.40Today's RangeGBX 125.64 - GBX 127.3252-Week RangeGBX 123.19 - GBX 199.86Volume48.01 million shsAverage Volume61.02 million shsMarket Capitalization£33.80 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield9.38%BetaN/A ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions Chain Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Vodafone Group Plc engages in telecommunication services in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and the Asia Pacific. The company's consumer products include mobile services, such as call, text, and data; broadband; television offerings and voice; mobile money services through M-pesa; Giga TV, an advanced digital service; and converged communication solutions, such as GigaKombi, Vodafone One Net Enterprise, Vodafone One, and Vodafone Meet Anywhere. It also offers Internet of Things connections to communicate securely with network; and cloud and security services for public and private cloud, as well as cloud based applications and products for securing networks and devices. In addition, the company offers carrier services, such as international voice, IP transit, and messaging. Further, it provides renting of mobile virtual network services. The company has a strategic partnership with Arm Limited to improve the deployment of Internet of Things. Vodafone Group Plc serves approximately 536 million mobile customers and 20 million fixed broadband customers. The company was founded in 1984 and is based in Newbury, the United Kingdom. Receive VOD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VOD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Telecom Services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorCommunication Services Current SymbolLON:VOD Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webwww.vodafone.com Phone+44-1635-33251Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio83.47 Current Ratio1.55 Quick Ratio1.53Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E Ratio12.60 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueGBX 256.40 per share Price / Book0.49Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees95,049 Outstanding Shares26,825,000,960Market Cap£33.80 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableOptionable Vodafone Group (LON:VOD) Frequently Asked Questions What is Vodafone Group's stock symbol? Vodafone Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "VOD." How often does Vodafone Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vodafone Group? Vodafone Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, May 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.04 per share on Friday, August 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 3.6%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 6th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Vodafone Group's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for VOD? 18 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Vodafone Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 125 to GBX 250. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group's stock price to reach GBX 186.61 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 48.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vodafone Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vodafone Group? 18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vodafone Group in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Vodafone Group. Has Vodafone Group been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about VOD stock has trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vodafone Group earned a media sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the cell phone carrier a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Vodafone Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vodafone Group include Deutsche Telekom (DTE), BCE (BCE), Telstra (TLS), TELUS (T), Rogers Communications (RCI.B), Shaw Communications (SJR.B), Telefonica Deutschland (O2D), Spark New Zealand (SPK), United Internet (UTDI), Quebecor (QBR.B), 1&1 Drillisch (DRI), Cogeco Communications (CCA), Inmarsat (ISAT), Cogeco (CGO) and Spirent Communications (SPT). What other stocks do shareholders of Vodafone Group own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vodafone Group investors own include General Electric (GE), Mattel (MAT), Ultra Clean (UCTT), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), AT&T (T), General Motors (GM), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Bank of America (BAC), Twitter (TWTR) and Verizon Communications (VZ). Who are Vodafone Group's key executives? Vodafone Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Nicholas Jonathan Read, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 54)Ms. Margherita Della Valle, Group CFO & DirectorMr. Johan Wibergh, Group Technology Officer (Age 56)Ms. Rosemary Elisabeth Scudamore Martin, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 59)Ms. Leanne Wood, Chief HR Officer (Age 46) How do I buy shares of Vodafone Group? Shares of VOD 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's stock price today? One share of VOD stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 126.08. How big of a company is Vodafone Group? Vodafone Group has a market capitalization of £33.82 billion. Vodafone Group employs 95,049 workers across the globe. What is Vodafone Group's official website? The official website for Vodafone Group is http://www.vodafone.com. How can I contact Vodafone Group? Vodafone Group's mailing address is Vodafone House, The Connection, NEWBURY, RG14 2FN, United Kingdom. The cell phone carrier can be reached via phone at +44-1635-33251. MarketBeat Community Rating for Vodafone Group (LON VOD)Community Ranking: 3.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 2,085 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 1,161 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 3,246MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vodafone Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VOD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VOD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Gap Up Stocks Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.