Vodafone Group PLC Company Profile (NASDAQ:VOD)

About Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ: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: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Wireless Telecommunications Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VOD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vodafone.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $76.00311 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,662,207,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $28.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $28.02
  • 52 Week Range: $24.17 - $30.39
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.27
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $56.98 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.34
  • Book Value: $32.44 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.88
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.64
  • Dividend Yield: 5.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $13.77 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.47%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.99%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.64 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.52
  • Short Ratio: 3.41
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)

What is Vodafone Group PLC's stock symbol?

Vodafone Group PLC trades on the NASDAQ 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 semiannual dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Investors of record on Friday, June 9th will be given a dividend of $1.1234 per share on Friday, August 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 7.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. This is a positive change from Vodafone Group PLC's previous semiannual dividend of $0.56. 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?

12 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Vodafone Group PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $32.56. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group PLC's share price to reach $31.52 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Vodafone Group PLC.

Are investors shorting Vodafone Group PLC?

Vodafone Group PLC saw a drop in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,551,950 shares, a drop of 12.6% from the August 15th total of 8,644,863 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,445,869 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.1 days.

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

Who owns Vodafone Group PLC stock?

Vodafone Group PLC's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.00%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (0.61%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.27%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.21%) and Sound Shore Management Inc. CT (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vodafone Group PLC.

Who sold Vodafone Group PLC stock? Who is selling Vodafone Group PLC stock?

Vodafone Group PLC's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, BlackRock Inc. and GFS Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vodafone Group PLC.

Who bought Vodafone Group PLC stock? Who is buying Vodafone Group PLC stock?

Vodafone Group PLC's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Jennison Associates LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Eaton Vance Management and CIBC World Markets Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vodafone Group PLC.

How do I buy Vodafone Group PLC stock?

Shares of Vodafone Group PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vodafone Group PLC's stock price today?

One share of Vodafone Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.62.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ VOD)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  653 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  449 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,102
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.58)
Consensus Price Target: $31.52 (10.13% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$32.56LowView Rating Details
7/31/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
7/14/2017Numis Securities LtdInitiated CoverageAdd -> AddLowView Rating Details
6/16/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
6/12/2017ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$32.00LowView Rating Details
6/1/2017Standpoint ResearchDowngradeAccumulate -> Reduce$30.00LowView Rating Details
5/19/2017Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightLowView Rating Details
3/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeBuy -> Conviction-BuyLowView Rating Details
1/17/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
10/13/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
10/10/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/13/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/14/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/12/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$30.46N/AView Rating Details
6/13/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$30.58N/AView Rating Details
3/4/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/26/2016Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.12 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.23 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
Most Recent Dividend:8/4/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:5.73%
Payout Ratio:146.43% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
133.33% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)

Dividend History by Quarter for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ VOD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/18/2017semiannual$1.127.74%6/7/20176/9/20178/4/2017
5/19/2016$1.116/8/20166/10/20168/3/2016
11/10/2015$0.5411/18/201511/20/20152/3/2016
5/21/2014special$1.266/11/20146/13/20148/18/2014
11/13/2013semiannual$0.563.03%11/20/201311/22/20132/5/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
Latest Headlines for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 12:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple iPhone Creator Backs Alibaba Fraud Fighter
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Drops By 12.6%
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 1:02 AM
bloomberg.com logoThe U.S. Escaped Apple Watch's European Carrier Restrictions
www.bloomberg.com - September 13 at 11:04 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoUS's VMware Signs Enterprise Licensing Agreement With Vodafone
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 12 at 11:58 AM
msn.com logoVodafone Group plc isn’t the only growth stock you should consider buying today
www.msn.com - September 12 at 11:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Comparison: Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) & Sprint Corporation (S)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 2:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone to invest 2 billion euros in German fiber connections
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 8:20 AM
prnewswire.com logoGlobal Narrowband IoT Market: Attributes of Efficiency and Efficacy for Municipal Applications Boost Adoption, Says TMR
www.prnewswire.com - September 7 at 10:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCannes Lions Interview: Smartpipe Co-Founder And CEO Tobin Ireland
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 10:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 British Stocks to Profit From a Weak Pound Sterling
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 10:55 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Vodafone To Sell 5.2% Stake In Vodacom (ALLISS)
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 6 at 10:01 AM
rttnews.com logoVodafone Announces Result Of Placing Of Ordinary Shares
www.rttnews.com - September 6 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Kenya's Safaricom plans to expand in Africa
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 10:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 6:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone to launch Voxi mobile youth brand in UK
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 10:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] New Delhi seeks $5bn from Hutchison in long-running tax dispute
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 10:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone takes swipe at Reliance Jio
finance.yahoo.com - August 28 at 7:34 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVodafone launches £1.5B buyback as MCB matures - Seeking Alpha - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 26 at 12:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing United States Cellular Corporation (USM) and Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 10:06 PM
prnewswire.com logoInitiating Research Reports on Wireless Communications Equities -- NII Holdings, Vodafone, xG Technology, and ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - August 22 at 7:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRogers Communication (RCI) and Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 4:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] EE threatens legal action over mobile airwaves restriction
finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 1:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Downgrades Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 2:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) vs. BlackBerry Limited (BBRY) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 2:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Meru Networks (MERU) & Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 8:13 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K VODAFONE GROUP PUBLIC For: Jul 31
www.streetinsider.com - August 11 at 8:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBank of America Corporation Upgrades Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 7:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Africa appoints Vodacom executive as CEO for state airline SAA
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 9:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone chooses NBN modem with backup 4G for NBN outages
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone revamp shifts focus away from Newbury HQ
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 7:47 AM
News IconPRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 28 - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
ft.com logoPwC publicly rebuked over alleged Vodafone conflict - Financial Times
www.ft.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
ft.com logoPwC publicly rebuked over alleged Vodafone conflict - Financial Times
www.ft.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] PwC publicly rebuked over alleged Vodafone conflict
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] PwC publicly rebuked over alleged Vodafone conflict
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
reuters.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 28 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 28 at 9:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Ofcom UK broadband plans battered by tribunal and telcos
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) vs. ORBCOMM (ORBC) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 8:54 AM
nytimes.com logoIndia's Antitrust Regulator Approves $23 Billion Vodafone India-Idea Deal
www.nytimes.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoA Look at Realignments at Vodafone
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIndia's antitrust regulator approves $23 bln Vodafone India-Idea deal
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo​Optus to switch off 2G next month
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMorning News Call - India, July 25
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
thestreet.com logoVodafone Posts Solid Q1 Revenue Growth, Confirms Full-Year ... - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - July 22 at 10:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone reports better-than-expected 2.2 percent growth in first quarter
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 10:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Posts Solid Q1 Revenue Growth, Confirms Full-Year Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 10:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTSE 100 ends lower, but retains grip on weekly gain
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 10:23 AM

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