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: Wireless Telecommunications Services - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VOD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vodafone.com
Average Prices:
  • 52 Week Range: $24.17 - $31.67
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 37.91
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $56.02 billion
  • Price / Sales: N/A
  • Book Value: $31.90 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.90
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.64
  • Dividend Yield: 5.7%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $13.54 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.47%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.99%
Misc:
  • Beta: 0.52
  • Short Ratio: 3.41
 

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 paid a dividend of $1.1234 per share on Friday, August 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 7.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. This is a positive change 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?

13 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Vodafone Group PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $32.56. On average, they anticipate Vodafone Group PLC's stock price to reach $31.52 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Vodafone Group PLC.

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

Who are Vodafone Group PLC's key executives?

Vodafone Group PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Vittorio Colao, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Nicholas Jonathan Read, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Hannes Ametsreiter, Chief Executive Officer – Vodafone Germany
  • Vivek Badrinath, Chief Executive, Africa, Middle East and Asia-Pacific
  • Aldo Bisio, Chief Executive Officer – Vodafone Italy
  • Antonio Coimbra, Chief Executive Officer – Vodafone Spain
  • Ahmed Essam, Chief Executive of Vodafone Egypt
  • Jeroen Hoencamp, Chief Executive of Vodafone Netherlands
  • Nicholas Simon Jeffery, Chief Executive of Vodafone UK
  • Johan Wibergh, Group Technology Officer

Who owns Vodafone Group PLC stock?

Vodafone Group PLC's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.00%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (0.61%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.27%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.21%) and Sound Shore Management Inc. CT (0.00%). 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 FMR LLC, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, BlackRock Inc. and GFS Advisors LLC. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Jennison Associates LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Eaton Vance Management and CIBC World Markets 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.

What is Vodafone Group PLC's stock price today?

One share of Vodafone Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.81.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ VOD)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  637 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  433 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,070
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.62)
Consensus Price Target: $31.52 (9.41% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$32.56LowView Rating Details
7/31/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
7/14/2017Numis Securities LtdInitiated CoverageAdd -> AddLowView Rating Details
6/16/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
6/12/2017ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$32.00LowView Rating Details
6/1/2017Standpoint ResearchDowngradeAccumulate -> Reduce$30.00LowView Rating Details
5/19/2017Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightLowView Rating Details
3/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeBuy -> Conviction-BuyLowView Rating Details
1/17/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
10/13/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
10/10/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/13/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/14/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/12/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> 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
(Data available from 8/23/2015 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)
Most Recent Dividend:8/4/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:5.69%
Payout Ratio:244.78% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
215.79% (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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prnewswire.com logoInitiating Research Reports on Wireless Communications Equities -- NII Holdings, Vodafone, xG Technology, and ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - August 22 at 7:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRogers Communication (RCI) and Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 4:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] EE threatens legal action over mobile airwaves restriction
finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 1:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Downgrades Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 2:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) vs. BlackBerry Limited (BBRY) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 2:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Meru Networks (MERU) & Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 8:13 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K VODAFONE GROUP PUBLIC For: Jul 31
www.streetinsider.com - August 11 at 8:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBank of America Corporation Upgrades Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 7:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Africa appoints Vodacom executive as CEO for state airline SAA
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 9:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone chooses NBN modem with backup 4G for NBN outages
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vodafone revamp shifts focus away from Newbury HQ
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 7:47 AM
News IconPRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 28 - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
ft.com logoPwC publicly rebuked over alleged Vodafone conflict - Financial Times
www.ft.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
ft.com logoPwC publicly rebuked over alleged Vodafone conflict - Financial Times
www.ft.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] PwC publicly rebuked over alleged Vodafone conflict
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] PwC publicly rebuked over alleged Vodafone conflict
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:32 AM
reuters.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 28 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 28 at 9:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Ofcom UK broadband plans battered by tribunal and telcos
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) vs. ORBCOMM (ORBC) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 8:54 AM
nytimes.com logoIndia's Antitrust Regulator Approves $23 Billion Vodafone India-Idea Deal
www.nytimes.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoA Look at Realignments at Vodafone
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIndia's antitrust regulator approves $23 bln Vodafone India-Idea deal
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo​Optus to switch off 2G next month
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMorning News Call - India, July 25
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:17 AM
thestreet.com logoVodafone Posts Solid Q1 Revenue Growth, Confirms Full-Year ... - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - July 22 at 10:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone reports better-than-expected 2.2 percent growth in first quarter
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 10:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone Posts Solid Q1 Revenue Growth, Confirms Full-Year Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 10:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTSE 100 ends lower, but retains grip on weekly gain
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 10:23 AM
bloomberg.com logoBillionaire Ambani's $23 Phone Slams Rivals' Shares - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - July 21 at 8:32 AM
nasdaq.com logoEarnings Reaction History: Vodafone Group plc, 33.3% Follow-Through Indicator, 2.1% Sensitive - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 21 at 8:32 AM
bloomberg.com logoVodacom Revenue Rises as Customer Numbers Swell in South Africa - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - July 20 at 3:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) & TIM Participacoes (TSU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 4:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBuy These 5 Low Leverage Stocks to Avoid Portfolio Losses
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 9:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone partners with Square to add payments to phone bundle
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 8:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) Drops By 33.2%
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 15 at 7:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Now Covered by Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 11:36 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K VODAFONE GROUP PUBLIC For: Jul 13 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 14 at 9:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Africa considers privatisation to counter recession
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVodafone Group PLC (VOD) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 9:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vodafone Group Plc : July 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBT, Vodafone Face Bidding Restrictions in U.K. Wireless Sale
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 9:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] UK mobile phone operators face cap on spectrum
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 9:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOptus confirms 4G and fixed-line outage
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 11:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks.com featured highlights: Sterling Construction, Sierra Wireless, Anthem, Humana and Vodafone Group
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 11:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVodafone NZ to deploy NB-IoT network in 2018
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpark announces LoRa IoT network rollout across New Zealand
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTanzania lifts ban on foreigners buying into telecom share offers
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 8:51 AM

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