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: $26.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $25.99
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $25.93
  • 52-Week Range: $24.17 - $34.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 34.66
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $73.52B
  • 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 (15.21% 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 4/24/2015 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: $0.6700 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.7600 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)
Most Recent Dividend:8/3/2016
Annual Dividend:$1.49
Dividend Yield:5.66%
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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americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Impact Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 10:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Affect Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 7:56 PM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Emergency Services Risk `Catastrophic' Comms Failure - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - April 21 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.K. Emergency Services Risk `Catastrophic' Comms Failure
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAirtel the fastest mobile provider in India: OpenSignal
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 8:17 AM
nasdaq.com logoLodestar Investment Counsel Llc Buys JPMorgan Chase, Vodafone Group PLC, Starwood Property ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 19 at 3:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.19
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 1:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 8:05 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVodafone presses for NBN wholesale service in Australia - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 13 at 11:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrandis rules out data retention in civil litigation
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 8:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Grows By 13.6%
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 7:15 AM
nasdaq.com logoVodafone Scraps Roaming Charges In 40 Countries
www.nasdaq.com - April 12 at 10:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone NZ to buy rural broadband provider for NZ$10m
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 10:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $0.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 7:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThis Will Likely Drive Cisco Stock in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] City of London to upgrade its free wifi service
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 10:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 12:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 12:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 12:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Group Plc webcast presentation now available for on-demand viewing: dbVIC - Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 7:50 PM
ft.com logo[$$] BT: tough customers
www.ft.com - March 27 at 7:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo"SignaalPlus Enterprise Connect" Utilizes NEC Small Cells and Mobile Edge Applications
au.finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 1:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 11:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - March 21
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone, Idea Deal Will Create India's Mobile Leader
www.bloomberg.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Vodafone Looks for Dominance in India
www.wsj.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMore competition, more telco consolidation
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
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
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 9:37 AM
bloomberg.com logoIndia Tycoon Shuns Investment Banks in $23 Billion Vodafone Deal - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - March 20 at 12:16 PM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone, Idea Agree on Merger to Create India Mobile Leader
www.bloomberg.com - March 20 at 8:19 AM
wsj.com logoVodafone Looks for Dominance in India
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
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 20 at 8:18 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone, Idea tie-up creates India's biggest telecom firm
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
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 20 at 8:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVodafone picks Nokia venture as SDN supplier - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 14 at 8:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 9:58 AM
lse.co.uk logoVodafone To Create 2,100 New Customer Service Roles In UK
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
www.nasdaq.com - March 10 at 9:33 AM
bloomberg.com logoKenya Minister Opposes Regulations to Break Up Vodafone Unit
www.bloomberg.com - March 6 at 11:44 AM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone Female Recruitment Push Targets Women on Career Breaks
www.bloomberg.com - March 4 at 3:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Launches Biggest Recruitment Program for Women
finance.yahoo.com - March 4 at 3:53 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone chief says Liberty deal is still 'attractive'
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
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 28 at 11:09 AM
thestreet.com logoNetflix Ramps Up Global Strategy, Signing Deals With Telecoms and Carriers
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 11:09 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHere’s Why Vodafone Could Have a Bumpy 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 11:09 AM
thestreet.com logoWhy Netflix is Making Its First Broadband Bet in New Zealand
www.thestreet.com - February 27 at 5:22 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo[$$] Regulator rejects Vodafone merger with Sky in New Zealand
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
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:16 AM

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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 announced a dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Investors of record on Friday, June 10th will be paid a dividend of $1.114 per share on Wednesday, August 3rd. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 8th. This is an increase 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 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Vodafone Group Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $30.58. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group Plc's share price to reach $30.35 in the next twelve months.

Are investors shorting Vodafone Group Plc?

Vodafone Group Plc saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 14,208,318 shares, an increase of 13.6% from the March 15th total of 12,507,010 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,009,988 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.8 days. Approximately 0.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold.

Who owns Vodafone Group Plc stock?

Vodafone Group Plc's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (0.03%), Prentiss Smith & Co. Inc. (0.01%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%), Howland Capital Management LLC (0.01%), Country Club Trust Company n.a. (0.01%) and Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd. (0.01%).

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 Advisors Capital Management LLC, Rothschild Investment Corp IL, Reliance Trust Co. of Delaware, Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA, Ledyard National Bank, Huntington National Bank, Laurel Grove Capital LLC and Coastline Trust Co.

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 Lodestar Investment Counsel LLC IL, Beech Hill Advisors Inc., Howland Capital Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Country Club Trust Company n.a., Merriman Wealth Management LLC, Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC and TNB Financial.

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 $26.34.

Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Chart for Monday, April, 24, 2017

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