VF Corp (NYSE:VFC) VP Guerrini Martino Scabbia sold 17,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $90.21, for a total value of $1,533,570.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 140,616 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $12,684,969.36. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link.

NYSE VFC traded down $1.88 on Monday, reaching $88.42. 1,110,962 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,907,410. The firm’s fifty day simple moving average is $83.27 and its 200 day simple moving average is $86.96. The company has a quick ratio of 1.19, a current ratio of 2.05 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.76. The company has a market cap of $35.74 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.39, a P/E/G ratio of 2.53 and a beta of 1.16. VF Corp has a 12 month low of $67.18 and a 12 month high of $96.20.

VF (NYSE:VFC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 24th. The textile maker reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $2.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.24 billion. VF had a return on equity of 34.52% and a net margin of 8.62%. The company’s revenue was up 6.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.43 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts forecast that VF Corp will post 3.37 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, September 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.43 per share. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.95%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 9th. VF’s dividend payout ratio is presently 45.50%.

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the company. UBS Group increased their price target on VF from $88.00 to $93.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 11th. Pivotal Research increased their price target on VF to $95.00 in a research note on Monday, July 22nd. Telsey Advisory Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a $106.00 price target (up from $104.00) on shares of VF in a research note on Thursday, July 25th. Wedbush reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a $98.00 price target on shares of VF in a research note on Thursday, May 23rd. Finally, Cowen increased their price target on VF from $90.00 to $100.00 and gave the company a “positive” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 27th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. VF currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $93.33.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in VFC. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of VF by 6.9% during the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 965,344 shares of the textile maker’s stock worth $68,865,000 after acquiring an additional 61,967 shares in the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of VF by 3.5% during the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 4,666,672 shares of the textile maker’s stock worth $332,386,000 after acquiring an additional 159,863 shares in the last quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. boosted its stake in shares of VF by 28.6% during the 1st quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 988 shares of the textile maker’s stock worth $86,000 after acquiring an additional 220 shares in the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of VF by 548.6% during the 1st quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 37,682 shares of the textile maker’s stock worth $3,275,000 after acquiring an additional 31,872 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Moors & Cabot Inc. bought a new stake in shares of VF during the 1st quarter worth $366,000. 83.50% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About VF

V.F. Corporation engages in the design, production, procurement, marketing, and distribution of branded lifestyle apparel, footwear, and related products for men, women, and children in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. It operates through four segments: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Other.

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