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: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VOD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vodafone.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $83.86 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,797,100,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $27.13
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $25.90
  • 52 Week Range: $24.17 - $34.70
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 39.45
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $51.96 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.61
  • Book Value: $28.16 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.06
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.49
  • Dividend Yield: 5.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $15.12 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.52%
  • Current Ratio: 0.89%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.87%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.24 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.52
  • Short Ratio: 2.87
 

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 semiannual dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 9th will be given a dividend of $1.1234 per share on Friday, August 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 7.74%. The ex-dividend date 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 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Vodafone Group Plc's stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $30.58. On average, they expect Vodafone Group Plc's stock price to reach $30.35 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Vodafone Group Plc.

Are investors shorting Vodafone Group Plc?

Vodafone Group Plc saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 13,349,585 shares, a drop of 6.0% from the March 31st total of 14,208,318 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,413,280 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.9 days. Currently, 0.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold.

Who are some of Vodafone Group Plc's key competitors?

Who owns Vodafone Group Plc stock?

Vodafone Group Plc's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (0.61%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.45%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.41%), Morgan Stanley (0.38%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.26%) and Sound Shore Management Inc. CT (0.24%). 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Jennison Associates LLC, Teachers Advisors LLC, Advisors Capital Management LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Assetmark Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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, BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., Global Financial Private Capital LLC and Seminole Management Co. 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.

How much does a share of Vodafone Group Plc stock cost?

One share of Vodafone Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.98.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $30.35 (1.22% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/19/2017Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightLowView Rating Details
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
1/3/2017Standpoint 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 5/28/2015 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: $0.67 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.76 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)
Next Dividend:8/4/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.49
Dividend Yield:4.97%
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
5/18/2017semiannual$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
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone's M-pesa money service to expand further into Africa: CEO
finance.yahoo.com - May 27 at 6:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Vodafone Is 'WIP'-ping The World Into Social Good
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 8:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTelstra: Vodafone blackspot collocation complaints 'not based in fact'
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 8:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 7:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAssessing Vodafone
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 7:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone Looks Beyond Red Ink to Better Times
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone 'not intending to collocate' on Telstra blackspot towers
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 8:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Lowers Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) to Equal Weight
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 20 at 10:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Declares Semiannual Dividend of $1.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 8:11 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoIntercede Appoints Former Vodafone Americas Chair As Non-Executive
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 17 at 9:56 AM
marketwatch.com logoVodafone forecasts stronger profit growth
www.marketwatch.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
nasdaq.com logoEarnings Reaction History: Vodafone Group plc, 44.4% Follow-Through Indicator, 2.3% Sensitive
www.nasdaq.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone: elephant in the room
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBucking the trend, Vodafone CEO says optimistic about Brexit deal
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGermany’s DAX ends off record as car stocks fall, euro retakes $1.10
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Stock Rises On Rosy Outlook For Cash, Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 2:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStock Futures Edge Up; China Techs Pace Early Trade
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:19 AM
fool.co.uk logoIs Vodafone Group plc’s dividend at risk after €2.4bn move?
www.fool.co.uk - May 15 at 7:43 PM
bloomberg.com logoVodafone Sells $2.6 Billion Kenyan Stake to South Africa Unit
www.bloomberg.com - May 15 at 7:43 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Lower; J C Penney Reports Weak Sales
feeds.benzinga.com - May 12 at 11:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Safaricom profits boosted by mobile money growth
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone to turn off pagers due to prolonged antitrust probe
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCVC pricing has nothing to do with NBN user experience: Morrow
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 3:15 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoUK CMA Plans In-Depth Probe Of Capita's Vodafone Pager Unit Purchase
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 10 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVerizon Warns Its Credit Rating Won't Rise as Quickly as Thought
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 1:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTelstra to 'immediately' expand 4G network if ACCC draft decision holds
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 3:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Likely to Affect Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.01
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 9:00 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMid-Morning Market Update: Markets Mostly Flat; Amazon Beats Q1 Expectations
feeds.benzinga.com - April 28 at 10:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Short Interest Down 6.0% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 7:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.14
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 11:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group Plc (VOD) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 5:40 PM
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

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