Continues To Put In Work Despite Market Weakness: Vodafone Group Plc (VOD)

Wall Street analysts will be watching closely when Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) reports its quarterly earnings next, which is scheduled for Coming Soon.. ). Looking at the latest analyst forecasts, the current earnings-per-share (EPS) consensus estimate is sitting at $13.90 per share. Looking at profitability indicators, this organization has an operating margin of , a profit margin of and a gross margin of 30.00%.

Speaking of Wall Street analysts, a number of market experts at top investment banks have recently posted their updated ratings on shares of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD). Most recently, on February 6th, 2019, BofA/Merrill Upgrade a Buy rating. Before that, on January 28th, 2019, Kepler Upgrade to Buy. RBC Capital Mkts Downgrade a Underperform rating on January 8th, 2019, Raymond James Downgrade an Mkt Perform rating on October 9th, 2018, and Standpoint Research Upgrade a Buy rating on September 11th, 2018.

At its current price point, combined with the fact that this company has 2.67B shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 47.98B. In the last trading day, 4,833,150 shares of Vodafone Group Plc were traded, which compares to its usual volume of about 7.64M shares per day of trading.

If we compare this company’s current price to its recent pricing activity, we can see that the price has changed by -$0.28 in the past five trading days, resulting in a percentage change of -1.53% and a moving average of 18.11. In the past 20 days, its price changed by -$1.31 (which is -6.79%) and the stock’s moving average was 18.44. Looking back a full 50 days, shares of VOD changed by -$3.72 (which is -17.15%) and demonstrated a moving average of 19.38.

Staying in the same analytical area, this company’s stock has demonstrated a 9-day Stochastic %K score of 32.05%, a 14-day Stochastic %K score of 19.74% and a 20-day Stochastic %K score of 16.93%. Using a similar metric, Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) shares showed a Stochastic %D of 40.59% over the past 9 days, a Stochastic %D score of 20.52% over the last 14 days, and a 20-day Stochastic %D of 18.84%. Meanwhile, this stock’s MACD Oscillator was -0.10 over the past 9 days, -0.06 over the past two weeks, and -0.40 in the last 20 days.

As recent trading data suggests, this company’s shares have been hovering close to the $17.97 level. Over the past 12 months, this stock has experienced a high price of $30.20 and a low of $17.70. Top market experts pay heightened attention to a stock as it is getting closer to a notable historic high price or low price.

Hotchkis Wiley Capital Manageme purchased more shares of this company during the last fiscal quarter, as we can observe in the latest corresponding filing from Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This specific major shareholder, at the end of the quarter, held 22,865,265 shares of the company’s stock following the addition of 3,062,491 to this investor’s holdings during the three-month period. This share count represents that Hotchkis Wiley Capital Manageme now held 0.86% stake in Vodafone Group Plc (VOD)’s shares.

Just in the most recent trading day, Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) experienced a high price of $18.11 and low point of $17.91. At the end of the last trading session, this stock was at 17.97 per share, following a loss of -$0.06, or -0.83% during the full day.