VEON Ltd (NASDAQ:VEON) announced a special dividend on Friday, February 23rd, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Monday, March 5th will be paid a dividend of 0.17 per share by the Wireless communications provider on Tuesday, March 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.56%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 2nd.
Shares of VEON (NASDAQ VEON) opened at $2.89 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.53, a quick ratio of 0.93 and a current ratio of 0.95. VEON has a 52 week low of $2.85 and a 52 week high of $4.47.
VEON has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of VEON from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd. BidaskClub cut shares of VEON from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. Gabelli restated a “buy” rating on shares of VEON in a research note on Friday, February 16th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group cut shares of VEON from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 8th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. VEON presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $5.23.
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VEON Ltd., formerly VimpelCom Ltd., is a provider of communications services. The Company operates as personal internet platform. It integrates powerful data analytics and artificial intelligence, with a fresh take on messaging capabilities. It enables its users and communities to connect by voice, text, picture and video through a designed interface.
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