Vodafone Group Plc Company Profile (NASDAQ:VOD)

About Vodafone Group Plc (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: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: VOD
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.52
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $25.34
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $26.43
  • 52-Week Range: $24.17 - $34.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 34.91
  • P/E Growth: -2.36
  • Market Cap: $74.05B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,791,200,000
  • Beta: 0.52
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.52%
  • Current Ratio: 0.89%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.87%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: $30.35 (14.39% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeBuy -> Conviction-BuyLowView Rating Details
1/31/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/25/2017Bank of America CorpDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/17/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
1/8/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/3/2017Standpoint ResearchInitiated CoverageAccumulate$30.00N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
10/13/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
10/10/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/20/2016ArgusInitiated CoverageHoldN/AView Rating Details
9/13/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/14/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/12/2016Citigroup IncDowngradeBuy -> 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
9/17/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/1/2015SantanderUpgradeHoldN/AView Rating Details
6/8/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/23/2015 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: $0.67 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.76 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)
Most Recent Dividend:8/3/2016
Annual Dividend:$1.49
Dividend Yield:5.62%
Payout Ratio:222.39% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
196.05% (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
5/19/2016$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
finance.yahoo.com logo"SignaalPlus Enterprise Connect" Utilizes NEC Small Cells and Mobile Edge Applications (NASDAQ:VOD)
au.finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 1:23 AM
News IconVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 11:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - March 21 (NASDAQ:VOD)
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone, Idea Deal Will Create India's Mobile Leader (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Vodafone Looks for Dominance in India (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.wsj.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMore competition, more telco consolidation (NASDAQ:VOD)
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlog Coverage Vodafone and Idea Cellular Join Hands and Set to Rule the Telecom Sector in India (NASDAQ:VOD)
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Group Plc to present at the dbVIC - Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference on March 23rd, 2017 (NASDAQ:VOD)
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
bloomberg.com logoIndia Tycoon Shuns Investment Banks in $23 Billion Vodafone Deal - Bloomberg (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - March 20 at 12:16 PM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone, Idea Agree on Merger to Create India Mobile Leader (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - March 20 at 8:19 AM
wsj.com logoVodafone Looks for Dominance in India (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.wsj.com - March 20 at 8:19 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone, Idea in $23 billion deal to create new Indian telecom leader (NASDAQ:VOD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 20 at 8:18 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone, Idea tie-up creates India's biggest telecom firm (NASDAQ:VOD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 20 at 8:18 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoMarkets hesitant on first day of spring, Uber hits another major pothole (NASDAQ:VOD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 20 at 8:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVodafone picks Nokia venture as SDN supplier - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:VOD)
seekingalpha.com - March 14 at 8:12 PM
News IconVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 9:58 AM
lse.co.uk logoVodafone To Create 2,100 New Customer Service Roles In UK (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.lse.co.uk - March 13 at 8:07 PM
nasdaq.com logoFore Research & Management, LP Buys VanEck Vectors Gold Miners, CA, Vodafone Group PLC, ... - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.nasdaq.com - March 10 at 9:33 AM
bloomberg.com logoKenya Minister Opposes Regulations to Break Up Vodafone Unit (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - March 6 at 11:44 AM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone Female Recruitment Push Targets Women on Career Breaks (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - March 4 at 3:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Launches Biggest Recruitment Program for Women (NASDAQ:VOD)
finance.yahoo.com - March 4 at 3:53 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone chief says Liberty deal is still 'attractive' (NASDAQ:VOD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 2 at 1:22 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoVodafone Launches GigaTV with Cisco / New Service Delivers Seamless Mobile Experience, Personalized Recommendations, and Ultra HD Content (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 28 at 11:09 AM
thestreet.com logoNetflix Ramps Up Global Strategy, Signing Deals With Telecoms and Carriers (NASDAQ:VOD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 11:09 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHere’s Why Vodafone Could Have a Bumpy 2017 (NASDAQ:VOD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 11:09 AM
thestreet.com logoWhy Netflix is Making Its First Broadband Bet in New Zealand (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.thestreet.com - February 27 at 5:22 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo[$$] Regulator rejects Vodafone merger with Sky in New Zealand (NASDAQ:VOD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 25 at 8:05 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:03 am Vodafone does not receive clearance by New Zealand Commerce Commission for the proposed merger of Vodafone New Zealand and SKY Network Television (NASDAQ:VOD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:16 AM
bloomberg.com logoTelecom Deals Are Back as CEOs Head for Barcelona Gathering (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - February 24 at 9:19 AM
bloomberg.com logoSoftBank Denies It's Looking for Stake in Merged Vodafone-Idea - Bloomberg (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - February 23 at 11:43 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoNew Zealand rejects Sky-Vodafone merger plan (NASDAQ:VOD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Australia's earnings jump 12% (NASDAQ:VOD)
au.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Aust set to enter broadband fray (NASDAQ:VOD)
au.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:19 AM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone's Kenya Unit Hits Out at `Stupid' Plan to Curb Size (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - February 22 at 11:12 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoReliance Jio: Not So Disruptive After All? (NASDAQ:VOD)
blogs.barrons.com - February 22 at 11:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrice War: AT&T vs. Verizon (NASDAQ:VOD)
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 4:05 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoIndia Telcos Soar: Vodafone, Idea Merger Imminent; Tata Talking To RCom (NASDAQ:VOD)
blogs.barrons.com - February 20 at 8:15 AM
marketwatch.com logoKraft May Pursue Unilever Deal After Being Rejected (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.marketwatch.com - February 17 at 5:05 PM
thestreet.com logoWhy Marriott, Canadian Pacific, Vodafone Are About to Skyrocket (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.thestreet.com - February 9 at 6:34 AM
thestreet.com logoWhy Marriott, Canadian Pacific, Vodafone Are About to Skyrocket (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.thestreet.com - February 9 at 6:34 AM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone-Idea India Merger Seen Handing Rivals Cheap Spectrum (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.bloomberg.com - February 5 at 11:11 PM

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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 dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 10th will be paid a dividend of $1.114 per share on Wednesday, August 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 8th. This is a positive change from Vodafone Group Plc's previous dividend of $0.54.

When will Vodafone Group Plc make its next earnings announcement?

Vodafone Group Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 15th 2016.

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

14 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Vodafone Group Plc's shares. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $30.58. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group Plc's stock price to reach $30.35 in the next twelve months.

Who owns Vodafone Group Plc stock?

Vodafone Group Plc's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (0.58%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.30%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.28%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.27%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.16%) and FMR LLC (0.13%).

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, Institutional Capital LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., First Republic Investment Management Inc., Franklin Resources Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

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 Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Highfields Capital Management LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC, Fore Research & Management LP and Baird Financial Group Inc..

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.

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

One share of Vodafone Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.53.

Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Chart for Thursday, March, 23, 2017

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