Vodafone Group (VOD) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.09

Media stories about Vodafone Group (NASDAQ:VOD) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vodafone Group earned a news sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the cell phone carrier an impact score of 44.3517736350087 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of Vodafone Group (VOD) traded up $0.49 on Friday, reaching $31.93. 2,897,405 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,084,239. Vodafone Group has a 12-month low of $24.31 and a 12-month high of $32.75. The company has a current ratio of 0.96, a quick ratio of 0.95 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46.

The company also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, February 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, November 24th will be issued a $0.5642 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 22nd. This represents a yield of 3.68%.

A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Vodafone Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday. Barclays upgraded shares of Vodafone Group from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, December 8th. Goldman Sachs Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Vodafone Group in a report on Thursday, November 23rd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vodafone Group from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $34.00 price target on the stock in a report on Friday, November 17th. Finally, UBS Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Vodafone Group in a report on Friday, October 27th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $32.14.

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About Vodafone Group

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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