UBS AG reiterated their buy rating on shares of Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) in a report released on Monday morning, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports.

Several other equities analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Bank of America Corporation upgraded shares of Vodafone Group PLC from a neutral rating to a buy rating and set a $32.56 price target for the company in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. Argus upgraded shares of Vodafone Group PLC from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $32.00 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, June 12th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Vodafone Group PLC from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Sunday, July 16th. Sanford C. Bernstein restated an outperform rating on shares of Vodafone Group PLC in a research report on Friday, June 16th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd started coverage on shares of Vodafone Group PLC in a research report on Friday, July 14th. They set an add rating for the company. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $31.52.

Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ VOD) opened at 28.18 on Monday. Vodafone Group PLC has a 12 month low of $24.17 and a 12 month high of $30.39.

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Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Diversified Trust Co boosted its position in shares of Vodafone Group PLC by 0.4% in the second quarter. Diversified Trust Co now owns 8,525 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock valued at $245,000 after acquiring an additional 38 shares during the period. Alliancebernstein L.P. boosted its position in shares of Vodafone Group PLC by 0.3% in the second quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 41,619 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock valued at $1,196,000 after acquiring an additional 105 shares during the period. HPM Partners LLC boosted its position in shares of Vodafone Group PLC by 1.5% in the second quarter. HPM Partners LLC now owns 12,498 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock valued at $359,000 after acquiring an additional 180 shares during the period. AlphaMark Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Vodafone Group PLC by 2.5% in the second quarter. AlphaMark Advisors LLC now owns 9,184 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock valued at $264,000 after acquiring an additional 220 shares during the period. Finally, Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA boosted its position in shares of Vodafone Group PLC by 4.1% in the second quarter. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA now owns 6,137 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock valued at $182,000 after acquiring an additional 241 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 10.21% of the company’s stock.

About Vodafone Group PLC

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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