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Stocks That Fell to 3-Year Lows in the Week of Jan. 18

- By Shuda Xia

Vodafone Group PLC (VOD), Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG), Ryanair Holdings PLC (RYAAY), and Cellcom Israel Ltd. (CEL) have declined to their three-year lows.

Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) declined to $19.30

The prices of Vodafone Group PLC (VOD) shares have declined to $19.30 on Jan. 18, which is only 4.4% above the three-year low of $18.45.


Vodafone Group PLC is a British international telecommunications company. It was ranked fifth by revenue among mobile operator groups globally, and second in the number of connections. Vodafone operates networks in 26 countries and has partner networks in over 50 other countries.

Vodafone Group PLC has a market cap of $51.81 billion; its shares were traded around $19.30 with and price-sales ratio of 0.99. The trailing 12-month dividend yield of Vodafone Group PLC stocks is 9.01%. The forward dividend yield of Vodafone Group PLC stocks is 5.68%. Vodafone Group PLC had an annual average earnings growth of 28.40% over the past five years.

On Jan. 17 Vodafone Group PLC announced that it will be creating a new joint venture with IBM to help companies across Europe to provide clients with open and flexible technologies to integrate multiple clouds. The venture also seeks to help companies remove barriers from technology choices and to ensure that data and applications flow freely and securely across organizations.

Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) declined to $25.41

The prices of Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) shares have declined to $25.41 on Jan. 18, which is only 3.9% above the three-year low of $24.41.

Signet Jewelers Ltd. is an American jewelry company domiciled in Bermuda. The company is the world's largest retailer of diamond jewelry and owns and operates the companies Zale, Kay Jewelers, and Jared. The group operates mainly in the middle market jewelry segment and has number one positions in both the U.S. and U.K. jewelry markets.

Signet Jewelers Ltd. has a market cap of $1.32 billion; its shares were traded around $25.41 with and price-sales ratio of 0.26. The trailing 12-month dividend yield of Signet Jewelers Ltd. stocks is 5.57%. The forward dividend yield of Signet Jewelers Ltd. stocks is 5.89%. Signet Jewelers Ltd. had an annual average earnings growth of 9.20% over the past five years.

On Jan. 17 Signet Jewelers Ltd. announced its sales for the nine weeks ended Jan. 5, 2019. Same store sales for the period were down 1.3%, while total sales at constant exchange rate decreased by 1.9%. Total sales for the period were $1.835 billion, a decrease of 2.5% year over year.

Ryanair Holdings PLC (RYAAY) declined to $65.75

The prices of Ryanair Holdings PLC (RYAAY) shares have declined to $65.75 on Jan. 18, which is only 0.2% above the three-year low of $65.61.

Ryanair Holdings PLC is an Irish airline that is one of the largest European airlines by schedule passengers flown. In 2016, the company carried more international passengers than any other airline. The airline owns a fleet of 444 planes and is known for its low fares.

Ryanair Holdings PLC has a market cap of $13.05 billion; its shares were traded around $65.75 with a price-earnings ratio of 8.45 and P/S ratio of 1.52. Ryanair Holdings PLC had an annual average earnings growth of 21.70% over the past 10 years.

On Jan. 17 Ryanair Holdings PLC announced a partnership with SiteMinder, an international hotel guest acquisition platform, to provide European hotels with direct access to sell their properties on Ryanair Rooms. Ryanair Rooms is a hotel booking website that is owned by Ryanair Holdings PLC.

Cellcom Israel Ltd. (CEL) declined to $5.26

The prices of Cellcom Israel Ltd. (CEL) shares have declined to $5.26 on Jan. 18, which is only 2.7% above the three-year low of $5.12.

Cellcom Israel Ltd. is an Israeli communications group, which aims to provide a wide range of communication services. The company is the largest Israeli cellular provider, with more than 2.825 million cellular subscribers as of Sept. 30, 2018. The company operates an LTE 4 generation network and a HSPA 3.5 generation network.

Cellcom Israel Ltd. has a market cap of $606.084 million; its shares were traded around $5.26 with a price-sales ratio of 0.54.

On Dec. 10, 2018 Cellcom Israel Ltd. announced that the previously announced public tenders for the issuance of additional debentures of the company's Series K and L have been concluded. The company received bids for NIS 830 million total consideration and accepted around half of these bids.

Disclosure: I do not own stock in any of the companies mentioned.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.