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Vodafone Group (NASDAQ:VOD) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"

Vodafone Group (NASDAQ:VOD) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to

The institutional investor held 110,497 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.15M, up from 96,343 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cobblestone Capital Advisors Llc who had been investing in Vodafone Group Plc Ads for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $79.25B market cap company. Logan Capital Management Inc. now owns 32,983 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock worth $948,000 after purchasing an additional 556 shares during the last quarter.

Vodafone Group (LON VOD) traded up GBX 1.20 ($0.02) during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 225.60 ($3.06).

Credit Suisse Group reissued their outperform rating on shares of Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD) in a research note issued to investors on Friday, July 21st. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund increased its stake in Celanese Corp Series A (CE) by 120.63% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The Delaware-based Ashmore Wealth Management Llc has invested 7.16% in the stock. The stock increased 2.30% or $1.11 during the last trading session, reaching $49.33. About 8.37M shares traded. Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has risen 21.48% since January 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 68.36% the S&P500. BidaskClub downgraded Vodafone Group from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, January 18th. Therefore 64% are positive. Finally, UBS Group restated a "buy" rating on shares of Vodafone Group in a report on Friday, October 27th. As per Tuesday, January 3, the company rating was initiated by Standpoint Research. Beaufort Securities reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 260 ($3.53) price target on shares of Vodafone Group in a research report on Tuesday, November 14th. Goldman Sachs Group reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Vodafone Group in a report on Thursday, November 23rd. The stock of Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, January 10 by Goldman Sachs. The company was downgraded on Monday, June 13 by Macquarie Research. Barclays Capital initiated the shares of TEX in report on Tuesday, December 12 with "Hold" rating. Macquarie Research upgraded Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) on Monday, October 19 to "Outperform" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating by Raymond James given on Wednesday, January 17.

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COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Vodafone Group (VOD) PT Set at GBX 270 by Royal Bank of Canada" was posted by Registrar Journal and is owned by of Registrar Journal. It also reduced its holding in Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) by 3,177 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 154,038 shares, and cut its stake in Omnicom Group Inc.

Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc increased Visa Inc (NYSE:V) stake by 3,350 shares to 22,550 valued at $2.37 million in 2017Q3.

Among 9 analysts covering Model N Inc (NYSE:MODN), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Model N Inc had 10 analyst reports since February 16, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:MODN) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, August 9 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, September 4 by Zacks. On Wednesday, December 9 the stock rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets to "Sector Perform". The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 17 by Jefferies. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded Kinder Morgan, Inc. Santander has "Hold" rating and GBX 240 target. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America to "Buy" on Wednesday, April 20. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. Barclays Capital upgraded Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) on Tuesday, October 18 to "Overweight" rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.15, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. Schwab Charles Investment Mgmt owns 45,800 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Blackrock stated it has 114.31M shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. Moreover, Dimensional Fund Ltd Partnership has 0.03% invested in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) for 754,109 shares. Valley Natl Advisers Incorporated owns 10 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. Waddell & Reed Incorporated holds 0.54% or 3.31M shares in its portfolio. Lombard Odier Asset (Europe) holds 2,059 shares. Bluecrest Cap Mngmt Limited accumulated 0.05% or 29,660 shares.