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

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$23.21 +0.26 (+1.13 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 03:43 PM ET)
Previous Close$23.00
Today's Range$22.97 - $23.25
52-Week Range$22.47 - $32.75
Volume284,624 shs
Average Volume4.75 million shs
Market Capitalization$60.76 billion
P/E Ratio16.88
Dividend Yield10.31%
Vodafone Group logoVodafone 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.48
Current Ratio0.97
Quick Ratio0.96


Trailing P/E Ratio16.88
Forward P/E Ratio15.79
P/E Growth1.47

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$54.48 billion
Price / Sales1.14
Cash Flow$6.7081 per share
Price / Cash3.46
Book Value$34.12 per share
Price / Book0.68


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$60.76 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 declared a semiannual dividend on Thursday, May 17th. Investors of record on Friday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of $1.2237 per share on Friday, August 3rd. This represents a yield of 9.2%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 7th. This is a positive change from Vodafone Group's previous semiannual dividend of $0.56. View Vodafone Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for VOD?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Vodafone Group's stock. Their predictions range from $28.56 to $37.26. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group's share price to reach $31.94 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vodafone Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vodafone Group?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vodafone Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 8 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Vodafone Group.

Are investors shorting Vodafone Group?

Vodafone Group saw a drop in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,101,141 shares, a drop of 31.0% from the July 13th total of 3,044,222 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,574,431 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.4 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. Vittorio A. Colao, Group CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Nicholas Jonathan Read, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • 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)

Has Vodafone Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about VOD stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vodafone Group earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the cell phone carrier an impact score of 41.07 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Vodafone Group.

Who are Vodafone Group's major shareholders?

Vodafone Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of America Corp DE (1.11%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.06%), Morgan Stanley (0.44%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.28%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.27%) and Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.27%).

Which institutional investors are selling Vodafone Group stock?

VOD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Federated Investors Inc. PA, FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Raymond James & Associates, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY and Aperio Group LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Vodafone Group stock?

VOD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, ACR Alpine Capital Research LLC, OLD Mission Capital LLC, Stephens Inc. AR, Bank of Montreal Can, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., Jennison Associates LLC and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC.

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 $23.24.

How big of a company is Vodafone Group?

Vodafone Group has a market capitalization of $60.76 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 111,556 workers across the globe.

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.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vodafone Group (NASDAQ VOD)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  767 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  582 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,349
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 8/21/2018 by Staff

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