The Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) is going up by 2.01% in today’s trading session, a rise equivalent to 0.4% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out on 11/12/19 stating that European Stocks Lean Higher Before Critical Trump Speech on China by BARRONS. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $19.55, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $19.65. VOD finished the previous session at $19.60 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $1386536.
In the 100 days of trading, VOD managed to top a 19.01% Moving average. Additionally, Vodafone Group Plc shares have achieved a 52-week range between 15.53 and 21.73 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 70.34%.
The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 2.77B, equal to the value of $54.21B in market capitalization. In the last 30 days, Vodafone Group Plc shares went down by -7.99%, adding 21.72 to growth in value, on top of a +2.43% boost since 10/22/19.
Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) Analyst’s Estimates
On September 12, 2019, the stock earned a Upgrade rating due to a new analyst call from Exane BNP Paribas, while analysts from Exane BNP Paribas believe that the stock is set at Outperform from Neutral, as concluded on September 11, 2019. Morgan Stanley, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Overweight as confirmed through a call on August 07, 2019.
Macquarie, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on March 20, 2019, giving the stock a Outperform from the Neutral rating.
VOD Key Ratios To Watch:
Taking in account the profitability of the Company, gross profit margin of +26.16% has been attained, while the operating margin has been recorded at +9.35%. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at -3.15%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 0.75. Additionally, Vodafone Group Plc is recording price volatility of 0.85% for the period of the last seven days and 1.02% in the last 30 days.
Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) Technical Outlook
For the period of the last 50 days, Vodafone Group Plc had its Raw Stochastic average set at 36.45% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 21.49%. Stochastic %K for Vodafone Group Plc, with the last 20 days included, was set at 9.65%, having Stochastic %D topping 6.44%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be encouraging for Vodafone Group Plc stocks with recording 1.69% in metrics.
Vodafone Group Plc Insider Watch:
Similarly, 8.74% of the company’s float is held by institutions – and there are 682 institutions in total holding shares of this company. The top three institutional holders of VOD stocks are: Renaissance Technologies, LLC with ownership of $583.83 million, which is approximately 29323217 of the company’s shares; Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management, LLC, holding 21017396 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $418.46 million; and Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc, currently with more than 13997886 shares of the company valued at $278.7 million. Positions in Vodafone Group Plc stocks held by institutional investors has been changing actively in the past six months, a period during which there were 0 insider purchases amounting to 0 shares.