Vodafone Group Public Limited (NASDAQ:VOD) Shares Acquired by Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.

Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Vodafone Group Public Limited (NASDAQ:VODFree Report) by 1.5% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 169,304 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,476 shares during the quarter. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.’s holdings in Vodafone Group Public were worth $1,472,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in VOD. Barclays PLC boosted its position in Vodafone Group Public by 402.2% during the 3rd quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 7,106 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock worth $66,000 after acquiring an additional 5,691 shares during the period. Avantax Advisory Services Inc. boosted its position in Vodafone Group Public by 7.9% during the 3rd quarter. Avantax Advisory Services Inc. now owns 15,538 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock worth $147,000 after acquiring an additional 1,140 shares during the period. J.P. Morgan Private Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new position in Vodafone Group Public during the 3rd quarter worth $809,000. Atria Wealth Solutions Inc. boosted its position in Vodafone Group Public by 27.5% during the 3rd quarter. Atria Wealth Solutions Inc. now owns 24,025 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock worth $228,000 after acquiring an additional 5,187 shares during the period. Finally, D.A. Davidson & CO. boosted its position in Vodafone Group Public by 131.3% during the 3rd quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. now owns 176,733 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock worth $1,675,000 after acquiring an additional 100,316 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 7.84% of the company’s stock.

Vodafone Group Public Stock Performance

VOD opened at $9.00 on Friday. Vodafone Group Public Limited has a one year low of $8.02 and a one year high of $10.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.79, a current ratio of 1.31 and a quick ratio of 1.29. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $8.92 and its 200-day moving average is $8.79.

Vodafone Group Public Cuts Dividend

The company also recently disclosed a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 7th will be paid a $0.469 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 9.6%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 7th.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Separately, StockNews.com lowered Vodafone Group Public from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, May 27th.

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Vodafone Group Public Company Profile

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Vodafone Group Public Limited Company provides telecommunication services in Europe and internationally. It offers mobile connectivity services comprising end-to-end services for mobile voice and data, messaging, device management, BYOx, and telecoms management, as well as professional and consulting services; and fixed line connectivity, such as fixed voice and data, broadband, software-defined networks, managed WAN, LAN, ethernet, and satellite; and financial services, as well as business and merchant services.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vodafone Group Public (NASDAQ:VOD)

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