Vodafone Group Public Limited to Issue Dividend of €0.05 (LON:VOD)

Vodafone Group Public Limited (LON:VODGet Free Report) declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 14th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 6th will be given a dividend of €0.05 ($0.05) per share by the cell phone carrier on Friday, August 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 5.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 6th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Vodafone Group Public Stock Up 0.6 %

VOD stock opened at GBX 77.30 ($0.99) on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 93.42, a quick ratio of 0.78 and a current ratio of 1.31. The company has a market capitalization of £20.92 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 1,921.00, a PEG ratio of 0.59 and a beta of 0.49. Vodafone Group Public has a fifty-two week low of GBX 62.71 ($0.80) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 82.56 ($1.06). The stock has a fifty day moving average of GBX 70.71 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 69.23.

Insider Activity

In other news, insider Luka Mucic bought 2,460,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 15th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 70 ($0.90) per share, for a total transaction of £1,722,000 ($2,206,278.03). In other news, insider Luka Mucic bought 2,460,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 15th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 70 ($0.90) per share, for a total transaction of £1,722,000 ($2,206,278.03). Also, insider Van Boxmeer bought 823,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 27th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 69 ($0.88) per share, with a total value of £568,215 ($728,014.09). In the last 90 days, insiders acquired 3,793,500 shares of company stock worth $267,781,500. 8.26% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several brokerages have commented on VOD. Barclays raised their target price on Vodafone Group Public from GBX 80 ($1.02) to GBX 85 ($1.09) and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 15th. Citigroup reiterated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 68 ($0.87) price target on shares of Vodafone Group Public in a research report on Wednesday, March 20th.

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About Vodafone Group Public

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Vodafone Group Public Limited Company provides telecommunication services in Europe and internationally. It offers mobile connectivity services comprising end-to-end services for mobile voice and data, messaging, device management, BYOx, and telecoms management, as well as professional and consulting services; and fixed line connectivity, such as fixed voice and data, broadband, software-defined networks, managed WAN, LAN, ethernet, and satellite; and financial services, as well as business and merchant services.

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