Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. in a research report issued to clients and investors on Sunday.

VOD has been the subject of several other research reports. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Vodafone Group PLC in a research report on Thursday. Barclays PLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Vodafone Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, October 4th. Beaufort Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Vodafone Group PLC in a research report on Monday, September 26th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Vodafone Group PLC in a research report on Friday, September 2nd. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Vodafone Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, September 13th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $30.52.

Analyst Recommendations for Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD)

Shares of Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) opened at 27.80 on Friday. Vodafone Group PLC has a one year low of $27.55 and a one year high of $34.70. The firm’s market capitalization is $73.83 billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $29.45 and a 200-day moving average of $31.26.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in VOD. Washington Trust Bank increased its stake in Vodafone Group PLC by 25.8% in the third quarter. Washington Trust Bank now owns 3,791 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock valued at $111,000 after buying an additional 778 shares in the last quarter. Joel Isaacson & Co. LLC increased its stake in Vodafone Group PLC by 13.2% in the second quarter. Joel Isaacson & Co. LLC now owns 3,662 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock valued at $113,000 after buying an additional 427 shares in the last quarter. Security National Trust Co. increased its stake in Vodafone Group PLC by 100.0% in the second quarter. Security National Trust Co. now owns 4,000 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock valued at $124,000 after buying an additional 2,000 shares in the last quarter. Seven Eight Capital LLC acquired a new stake in Vodafone Group PLC during the second quarter valued at about $126,000. Finally, Pinkerton Retirement Specialists LLC acquired a new stake in Vodafone Group PLC during the second quarter valued at about $126,000. Institutional investors own 9.54% of the company’s stock.

Vodafone Group PLC Company Profile

Vodafone Group Plc (Vodafone) is a telecommunications company. The Company’s business is organized into two geographic regions: Europe, and Africa, Middle East and Asia Pacific (AMAP). Its segments include Europe and AMAP. Its Europe segment includes geographic regions, such as Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, Spain and Other Europe.

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