V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) Director Robert J/Ny Hurst sold 9,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $70.14, for a total transaction of $631,260.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 197,740 shares in the company, valued at $13,869,483.60. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

Shares of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) opened at $70.81 on Friday. V.F. Corporation has a 52-week low of $48.05 and a 52-week high of $71.95. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.54, a quick ratio of 0.97 and a current ratio of 1.47. The company has a market cap of $27,710.00, a P/E ratio of 23.00, a P/E/G ratio of 2.37 and a beta of 0.80.

V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October 23rd. The textile maker reported $1.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.12 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $3.51 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $3.40 billion. V.F. Corporation had a net margin of 8.24% and a return on equity of 29.22%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.20 earnings per share. equities analysts forecast that V.F. Corporation will post 3.03 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, December 18th. Investors of record on Friday, December 8th will be issued a dividend of $0.46 per share. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 7th. This is a boost from V.F. Corporation’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.42. V.F. Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 69.71%.

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A number of analysts recently weighed in on VFC shares. Cowen and Company set a $69.00 price objective on shares of V.F. Corporation and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. UBS AG restated a “buy” rating and issued a $77.00 target price (up from $66.00) on shares of V.F. Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, October 24th. Pivotal Research initiated coverage on shares of V.F. Corporation in a research note on Thursday, October 5th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $75.00 target price on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “hold” rating and issued a $60.00 target price on shares of V.F. Corporation in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th. Finally, Macquarie restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $70.00 target price (up from $69.00) on shares of V.F. Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $65.45.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Kopp Investment Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of V.F. Corporation by 0.4% during the second quarter. Kopp Investment Advisors LLC now owns 11,558 shares of the textile maker’s stock worth $666,000 after purchasing an additional 49 shares during the last quarter. RNC Capital Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of V.F. Corporation by 1.5% during the second quarter. RNC Capital Management LLC now owns 4,135 shares of the textile maker’s stock worth $238,000 after purchasing an additional 60 shares during the last quarter. Foster & Motley Inc. grew its position in V.F. Corporation by 2.7% during the second quarter. Foster & Motley Inc. now owns 5,095 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $293,000 after buying an additional 132 shares during the period. Keel Point LLC grew its position in V.F. Corporation by 3.4% during the second quarter. Keel Point LLC now owns 4,531 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $261,000 after buying an additional 148 shares during the period. Finally, Advisor Partners LLC grew its position in V.F. Corporation by 4.2% during the second quarter. Advisor Partners LLC now owns 6,806 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $392,000 after buying an additional 274 shares during the period.

V.F. Corporation Company Profile

V.F. Corporation (VF) is engaged in the design, production, procurement, marketing and distribution of branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and related products. The Company’s segments include Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear and Sportswear. Its Outdoor & Action Sports Coalition is a group of authentic outdoor and activity-based lifestyle brands.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)

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