NASDAQ:VOD - Vodafone Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$20.44 +0.33 (+1.64 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:41 AM ET)
Previous Close$20.11
Today's Range$20.40 - $20.65
52-Week Range$18.45 - $32.75
Volume8.72 million shs
Average Volume5.34 million shs
Market Capitalization$54.63 billion
P/E Ratio15.03
Dividend Yield5.27%
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. 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Radiotelephone communication
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VOD
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70
Current Ratio1.30
Quick Ratio1.27


Trailing P/E Ratio15.03
Forward P/E Ratio19.28
P/E Growth2.65

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$54.48 billion
Price / Sales1.00
Cash Flow$6.5723 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.11
Book Value$34.12 per share
Price / Book0.60


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding Shares2,667,470,000
Market Cap$54.63 billion

Vodafone Group (NASDAQ:VOD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vodafone Group's stock symbol?

Vodafone Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VOD."

How often does Vodafone Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vodafone Group?

Vodafone Group announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, November 14th. Investors of record on Friday, November 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.5455 per share on Friday, February 1st. This represents a yield of 5.36%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 21st. View Vodafone Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for VOD?

13 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Vodafone Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $28.56 to $40.00. On average, they expect Vodafone Group's share price to reach $33.9550 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 66.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vodafone Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vodafone Group?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vodafone Group in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 9 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating 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 stories about VOD stock have been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vodafone Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the cell phone carrier a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Vodafone Group?

Vodafone Group saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 8,809,364 shares, an increase of 146.4% from the November 15th total of 3,574,931 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 9,711,347 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.9 days. View Vodafone Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Vodafone Group's key competitors?

Who are Vodafone Group's key executives?

Vodafone Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Nicholas Jonathan Read, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Margherita Della Valle, Group CFO & Director
  • Mr. Johan Wibergh, Group Technology Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Rosemary Elisabeth Scudamore Martin, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Ronald Adrianus Wilhelmus Schellekens, Group HR Director (Age 53)

Who are Vodafone Group's major shareholders?

Vodafone Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.80%), Morgan Stanley (0.41%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.41%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.27%), ACR Alpine Capital Research LLC (0.25%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.24%).

Which major investors are selling Vodafone Group stock?

VOD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Jennison Associates LLC, Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Capital Guardian Trust Co., Aviance Capital Management LLC and Envestnet Asset Management Inc..

Which major investors are buying Vodafone Group stock?

VOD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, ACR Alpine Capital Research LLC, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Deutsche Bank AG, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., Becker Capital Management Inc. and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.

How do I buy shares of Vodafone Group?

Shares of VOD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vodafone Group's stock price today?

One share of VOD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.44.

How big of a company is Vodafone Group?

Vodafone Group has a market capitalization of $54.63 billion and generates $54.48 billion in revenue each year. The cell phone carrier earns $3.24 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.36 on an earnings per share basis. Vodafone Group employs 106,135 workers across the globe.

What is Vodafone Group's official website?

The official website for Vodafone Group is

How can I contact Vodafone Group?

Vodafone Group's mailing address is VODAFONE HOUSE THE CONNECTION, NEWBURY X0, RG14 2FN. The cell phone carrier can be reached via phone at 44-1635-33251 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vodafone Group (NASDAQ VOD)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  834 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  640 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,474
MarketBeat'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 12/13/2018 by Staff

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