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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VOD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vodafone.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $79.25754 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,662,207,000
Average Prices:
  • 52 Week Range: $24.17 - $31.69
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.63
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $54.66 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.45
  • Book Value: $31.12 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.96
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.59
  • Dividend Yield: 5.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $13.21 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.47%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.99%
Misc:
  • Beta: 0.51
  • Short Ratio: 2.56
 
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. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 9th will be given a dividend of $1.1234 per share on Friday, August 4th. This represents a yield of 7.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. This is an increase 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?

14 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Vodafone Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group PLC's share price to reach $31.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Vodafone Group PLC.

Are investors shorting Vodafone Group PLC?

Vodafone Group PLC saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 10,046,355 shares, a drop of 33.2% from the June 15th total of 15,034,043 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,293,673 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.00%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (0.00%), Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.00%), Aperio Group LLC (0.00%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.00%) and Prentiss Smith & Co. Inc. (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 Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd., BB&T Corp, US Bancorp DE, Prospera Financial Services Inc, Webster Bank N. A., Juncture Wealth Strategies LLC, Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. and CENTRAL TRUST Co. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Aperio Group LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Advisors Capital Management LLC, Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Appleton Partners Inc. MA, Gradient Investments LLC and Winslow Evans & Crocker 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 $29.77.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ VOD)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  621 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  424 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,045
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: $31.00 (4.13% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/14/2017Numis Securities LtdInitiated CoverageAdd -> AddLowView Rating Details
6/16/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
6/14/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyLowView 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
1/25/2017Bank of America CorporationDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView 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
9/17/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/1/2015SantanderUpgradeHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/24/2015 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: $0.97 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.04 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
Next Dividend:8/4/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.59
Dividend Yield:5.34%
Payout Ratio:163.92% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
152.88% (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
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
bloomberg.com logoBillionaire Ambani's $23 Phone Slams Rivals' Shares - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - July 21 at 8:32 AM
nasdaq.com logoEarnings Reaction History: Vodafone Group plc, 33.3% Follow-Through Indicator, 2.1% Sensitive - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 21 at 8:32 AM
bloomberg.com logoVodacom Revenue Rises as Customer Numbers Swell in South Africa - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - July 20 at 3:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) & TIM Participacoes (TSU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 4:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBuy These 5 Low Leverage Stocks to Avoid Portfolio Losses
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 9:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone partners with Square to add payments to phone bundle
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 8:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) Drops By 33.2%
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 15 at 7:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Now Covered by Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 11:36 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K VODAFONE GROUP PUBLIC For: Jul 13 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 14 at 9:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Africa considers privatisation to counter recession
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 9:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vodafone Group Plc : July 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBT, Vodafone Face Bidding Restrictions in U.K. Wireless Sale
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 9:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] UK mobile phone operators face cap on spectrum
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 9:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOptus confirms 4G and fixed-line outage
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 11:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks.com featured highlights: Sterling Construction, Sierra Wireless, Anthem, Humana and Vodafone Group
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 11:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone NZ to deploy NB-IoT network in 2018
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpark announces LoRa IoT network rollout across New Zealand
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTanzania lifts ban on foreigners buying into telecom share offers
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 8:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vodafone Group Plc : June 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 8:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCommunication Services: AT&T and Verizon--A Duopoly No More
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 7:12 AM
marketwatch.com logoSky TV, Vodafone NZ abandon merger plan
www.marketwatch.com - June 25 at 10:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vodafone Group Plc : June 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 6:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Group Plc :VOD-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 9:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone’s Global IoT Technology Makes Mobile Diabetes Management Accessible for Smart Meter’s iGlucose® Platform
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 9:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 7:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Receives Outperform Rating from Sanford C. Bernstein
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 5:34 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoWhat Is The Market Missing On Vodafone?
feeds.benzinga.com - June 16 at 10:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) and Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MBT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 8:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Africa's Vodacom appoints new chairman
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 4:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 8:34 AM
247wallst.com logoWhy One Analyst Sees Big Upside for Vodafone Ahead
247wallst.com - June 12 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSafaricom Plans Mobile-Money Roll-Out After Vodafone Stake Sale
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArgus Upgrades Vodafone After A Quarter That Delivered 6 Times The S&P 500's Performance
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 8:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Rating Increased to Buy at Argus
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 4:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTraders Buy Large Volume of Vodafone Group Plc Call Options (VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 7:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInvestors Buy Large Volume of Vodafone Group Plc Put Options (VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 7:04 AM
marketwatch.com logoVodafone aims to keep its ads away from hate posts
www.marketwatch.com - June 7 at 12:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Just Took a Huge Step in the Fight Against 'Fakes News' and Hate Speech
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 12:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Makes Move Against Hate Speech, Fake News
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 12:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone to block its ads appearing on offensive websites
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 12:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKogan.com launching NBN services with Vodafone
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 12:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Consumers shun UK telecoms groups over higher prices
finance.yahoo.com - June 4 at 8:18 AM

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