Vodafone -1.5% AH on Goldman downgrade

|About: Vodafone Group Plc (VOD)|By:, SA News Editor

Citing lower acquisition odds, Goldman has downgraded Vodafone (VOD) to Neutral.

The downgrade comes amid widespread reports AT&T is closing in on a deal to acquire DirecTV, a move that (provided regulators sign off) would make it quite unlikely Ma Bell would bid for Vodafone.

Yesterday: AT&T, Vodafone slide following DirecTV reports