Investors sold shares of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) on strength during trading hours on Tuesday. $20.61 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $59.85 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $39.24 million out of the stock. Of all stocks tracked, V.F. Corporation had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. V.F. Corporation traded up $0.37 for the day and closed at $64.08

VFC has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. TheStreet raised shares of V.F. Corporation from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 13th. Macquarie reaffirmed 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. Bank of America Corporation reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a $50.00 target price (up from $47.00) on shares of V.F. Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, August 15th. Forward View raised shares of V.F. Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $65.00 target price for the company in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Finally, Buckingham Research reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a $55.00 target price on shares of V.F. Corporation in a research note on Monday, July 17th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have assigned a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $60.74.

The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $63.00 and its 200 day moving average price is $57.91. The stock has a market capitalization of $25.55 billion, a PE ratio of 24.77 and a beta of 0.77.

V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July 24th. The textile maker reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $2.36 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.31 billion. V.F. Corporation had a net margin of 9.23% and a return on equity of 27.44%. V.F. Corporation’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.35 EPS. On average, equities analysts forecast that V.F. Corporation will post $2.98 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 8th were paid a $0.42 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 7th. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.59%. V.F. Corporation’s dividend payout ratio is currently 64.86%.

In other news, Director W Alan Mccollough sold 22,852 shares of V.F. Corporation stock in a transaction on Monday, August 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $62.94, for a total value of $1,438,304.88. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 36,353 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,288,057.82. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, Chairman Eric C. Wiseman sold 290,021 shares of V.F. Corporation stock in a transaction on Friday, September 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $63.15, for a total transaction of $18,314,826.15. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 552,426 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $34,885,701.90. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 453,152 shares of company stock valued at $28,649,326 in the last quarter. 1.60% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Keel Point LLC increased its stake in shares of V.F. Corporation by 0.4% in the 1st quarter. Keel Point LLC now owns 4,383 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $241,000 after acquiring an additional 19 shares in the last quarter. Zions Bancorporation increased its stake in shares of V.F. Corporation by 1.5% in the 1st quarter. Zions Bancorporation now owns 2,575 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $140,000 after acquiring an additional 38 shares in the last quarter. Kopp Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of V.F. Corporation by 0.4% in the 2nd quarter. Kopp Investment Advisors LLC now owns 11,558 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $666,000 after acquiring an additional 49 shares in the last quarter. Cleararc Capital Inc. increased its stake in shares of V.F. Corporation by 0.7% in the 1st quarter. Cleararc Capital Inc. now owns 8,096 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $445,000 after acquiring an additional 53 shares in the last quarter. Finally, RNC Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of V.F. Corporation by 1.5% in the 2nd quarter. RNC Capital Management LLC now owns 4,135 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $238,000 after acquiring an additional 60 shares in the last quarter.

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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.

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