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- Who is the player?
Vodafone Group is a leading global provider of telecommunications services. The group's operations are concentrated in Europe, where it is the leading challenger to national incumbents (i.e. former state-owned operators). Its global footprint covers 25 countries, and it is ranked either no.1 or no.2 mobile operator in most of its markets. [...].
- What are the player's strategies?
Vodafone is racing to be one of the first telecoms companies in the world to launch 5G. The group plans to roll-out 5G in more than 50 cities across 9 markets by the end of FY19/20. 5G spectrum acquisition has been a major cost item for the group in recent years, with €2.8 billion spent in FY18/19 alone (including €2.4 billion at the Italian auction). […].
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
A leading, global telecom service provider, with a presence in 25 countries […]
Europe's largest NGN and telecoms tower footprints […]
High debt levels and pressure to deleverage will weigh on performance […]
Falling sales for four consecutive years as the group has streamlined its portfolio […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators presented in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Consolidated net profit and margin, R&D spending and ratio, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Free cash flow and capital expenditure.