Analyst Ratings for Vodafone Group PLC ADR (VOD)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Vodafone Group PLC ADR (NASDAQ:VOD) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for VOD last month.

A buy rating was issued by 15 analysts, 3 issued an overweight rating, 9 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 2 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 3. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for VOD by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 38.97, implying a possible profit of 32.01 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 19.48, which equates to a potential downside of -34.01 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 2.06 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 14.59 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, VOD hit 31.69 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 24.17. Currently the stock is 22.13 percent higher than its low, and 6.85 percent lower than its 52-week high. VOD has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The VOD value stock report compares VOD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $76.37 billion. VOD's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.