NASDAQ:VOD - Vodafone Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $18.26 +0.32 (+1.78 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$17.94Today's Range$18.06 - $18.2752-Week Range$17.70 - $30.20Volume5.96 million shsAverage Volume5.45 million shsMarket Capitalization$48.71 billionP/E Ratio13.43Dividend Yield5.96%Beta0.77 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive VOD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VOD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Radiotelephone communication Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:VOD Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.vodafone.com Phone44-1635-33251Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70 Current Ratio1.30 Quick Ratio1.27Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio13.43 Forward P/E Ratio17.07 P/E Growth2.34 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$54.48 billion Price / Sales0.89 Cash Flow$6.7132 per share Price / Cash Flow2.72 Book Value$34.12 per share Price / Book0.54Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees106,135 Outstanding Shares2,667,471,000Market Cap$48.71 billion OptionableOptionable 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. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.5455 per share on Friday, February 1st. This represents a dividend 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? 14 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Vodafone Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.50 to $40.00. On average, they expect Vodafone Group's stock price to reach $29.2650 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 60.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vodafone Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vodafone Group? 14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vodafone Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings, 10 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? News headlines about VOD stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vodafone Group earned a news sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the cell phone carrier a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting Vodafone Group? Vodafone Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 5,116,566 shares, a drop of 24.4% from the December 31st total of 6,771,088 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,535,005 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.9 days. View Vodafone Group's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Vodafone Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vodafone Group include Deutsche Telekom (DTEGY), T-Mobile Us (TMUS), China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU), Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), TELUS (TU), SK Telecom (SKM), Mobil'nye Telesistemy PAO (MBT), Millicom International Cellular (TIGO), Millicom International Cellular (MIICF), Hellenic Telecom Organization (HLTOY), United States Cellular (USM), VEON (VEON), HUTCHISON TELEC/ADR (HTHKY), Partner Communications (PTNR) and Cellcom Israel (CEL). Who are Vodafone Group's key executives? Vodafone Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Nicholas Jonathan Read, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 54)Ms. Margherita Della Valle, Group CFO & DirectorMr. Johan Wibergh, Group Technology Officer (Age 56)Ms. Rosemary Elisabeth Scudamore Martin, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 59)Mr. Ronald Adrianus Wilhelmus Schellekens, Group HR Director (Age 54) Who are Vodafone Group's major shareholders? Vodafone Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of America Corp DE (0.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.25%), Raymond James & Associates (0.20%), Sound Shore Management Inc. CT (0.18%), OLD Mission Capital LLC (0.12%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.11%). Which institutional 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, Bank of America Corp DE, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT, Millennium Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Becker Capital Management Inc., Parsec Financial Management Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Which institutional investors are buying Vodafone Group stock? VOD stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OLD Mission Capital LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc, Paloma Partners Management Co, Natixis Advisors L.P., Lincluden Management Ltd., Aviance Capital Management LLC and Two Sigma Advisers LP. 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 $18.26. How big of a company is Vodafone Group? Vodafone Group has a market capitalization of $48.71 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 http://www.vodafone.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 860 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 669 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,529MarketBeat'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. 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