The Vodafone Group Plc is one of the world's largest telecommunications companies with 438 million mobile customers and 11 Million fixed broadband customers & around 93,000 employees. Vodaphone operates in 26 countries with partners in 50 more, split into two regions: Europe and AMAP (Africa, Middle east and Asia Pacific).
Vodafone Group Plc Ord Usd0.20 20/21 is listed on the London Stock Exchange trading with ticker code VOD.L, and is part of the Telecommunications sector. It has a market capitalisation of £6,320m, with approximately 27,028m shares in issue. Over the last year, Vodafone share price has been traded in a range of 113.5, hitting a high of 162.50, and a low of 49.00.
Vodafone, officially known as Vodafone Group Plc Ord Usd0.20 20/21 was formed in July of 1984, making the company thirty five years old. The company filed its latest accounts on 31st March 2015, showing a turnover of approximately 42.23 billion GBX with gross profits of 11.35 billion, or 0.4198 per issued share, and a pre-tax profit margin of 2.59%. Vodafone currently has 11 directors, and has had 41 previous directors over the last 35 years. In the last set of accounts produced by Pricewaterhousecoopers Llp, the company showed 4.19 billion paid in salaries to the staff, with the directors receiving an average 727 thousand each. In the accounts filed in 2015, the company paid 2930000000 in dividends, or 0.1084 per share. These accounts also showed Vodafone to have a net worth of 22.66 billion, with 6.88 billion held in cash.
Vodafone is in the Telecommunications sector.
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|Shares in Issue||27,028m|
|52 Week High||162.50|
|52 Week Low||49.00|
Vodafone Plc. is a avoid at the current price. The stock finished trading on the London stock exchange on 19th July at 175.0p a share, down by 1.27%. In terms of technical analysis or charting, the stock has been nonstop making lower highs and lower lows and also has been trading on the downward trend line which further confirms the bearish sentiment of the telecom major. Currently, the stock has been trading below its 20 day moving average (DMA), 50 DMA and 100 DMA of 183.7p, 189.2p and 196.6 p respectively. Considering the free-fall of the stock, it doesn’t look like that stock will be taking support anytime soon in the coming days and we expect the free-fall to continue. Hence, traders or investors would be strictly advice to stay away from the stock as consolidation doesn’t look like soon. (Read more)
Vodafone Plc. is a Hold at the current price. The stock finished trading on the London stock exchange on 27th November at 224.9p a share, up by 0.17%. In terms of technical analysis or charting, the stock had completed rounded bottom pattern and has bounced back from 205p to 230p. However, the stock got stuck at the resistance level of 230p and has been correcting for a last few days. The stock has been trading above its 20 day moving average(DMA), 50 DMA and 100 DMA of 223p, 217p and 218p respectively. The immediate support and resistance for the stock is at 220p and 230p respectively. The momentum oscillator MACD also indicates the crossover sign which indicates towards the correction of the stock in the coming days. Therefore, traders or investors shall wait for the stock to get consolidated and bottomed out. Fresh buying positions can be initiated once the stock has bottomed out. The stock might take support at around 220p, but if in case it couldn’t sustain 220p , then the stock may fall more and test the old levels of 200-205. Investors or traders shall keep an eye at the respective levels and accordingly initiate fresh positions. (Read more)
The Vodafone Group Plc. is a compelling buy at the current levels with a potential upside of up to 15% from the current levels. The stock finished trading on the London Stock exchange at 224p a share, down by 0.04% compared to the previous close. The stock has had a spectacular rally in the past few days and we expect the upside or rally to continue. Currently, the stock has been trading above its 20 day moving average (DMA), 50 DMA and 100 DMA of 209p, 207p and 204p respectively. In terms of charting or technical analysis, the stock has been trading on the upward trend line and has even breached the upper side of the Bollinger band, confirming the bullish trend of the stock. On weekly charts also, the stock has been making green marubozu which indicates that upward movement will continue. The immediate resistance of the stock is at 225p. However, any breakout above 225p would mean an up move up to 239p within a month’s time. Therefore, we recommend buying Vodafone plc above 225p with a target of 240p. (Read more)