Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ: VOD), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 77345.9. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Vodafone Group Plc is 29.33 (with a change from open of -0.48%), this in conjunction with a target price of 38.15. Volume today has so far reached 1791261, with an average volume of about 5064.86. The GAP for this stock, is 1.66%.
The P/E ratio is , bringing the forward P/E to a value of 29.37. The current EPS for Vodafone Group Plc, is -1.99, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -170.40%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to -7.05%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Vodafone Group Plc, EPS is looking like it will grow 21.10% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be . Quarter over quarter is -918.60% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -3.60%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -20.50%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been -2.20%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.20% and institutional ownership is 10.00%. Shares outstanding is 2668.02, while shares float is at a value of 2649.78. Float short for Vodafone Group Plc is 0.60% and the short ratio is 3.13.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.28, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.43. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 0.8, and the quick ratio is 0.8. The most recent gross margin is 25.70% and their operating margin is . The profit margin is .
Vodafone Group Plc has seen returns on assets of , and on investment, -2.10%. Return on equity is . Price/Earnings to growth ratio is . Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 1.43, with Price/book ratio coming to 0.89 and Price/cash is 4.05, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is .
The simple moving averages are -4.51% and -4.94% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -12.57% and the 52 week low is 5.23%.
Vodafone Group Plc has a dividend yield of 5.35%, with a current price of 29.33. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is . This is in an industry, Wireless Communications, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Technology. Vodafone Group Plc is based in United Kingdom.
Performance in the Wireless Communications industry means that Vodafone Group Plc has seen performance for the past week of -2.29%, with performance for the month coming to -7.53%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -6.21%, and for the half year the performance is -9.95%. Volatility for this week is 1.61% and for the month this is 1.20%.
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