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V.F. (VFC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$12.32
-0.44 (-3.45%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$12.26
$12.83
50-Day Range
$12.11
$15.58
52-Week Range
$11.91
$21.17
Volume
6.20 million shs
Average Volume
5.84 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.79 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
2.92%
Price Target
$17.31

V.F. MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.08 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
40.5% Upside
$17.31 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
11.05% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.64
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.36mentions of V.F. in the last 14 days
Based on 38 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
28.97%
From $1.07 to $1.38 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.25 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

55th out of 266 stocks

Mens' & Boy's Furnishings, Work Clothing, & Allied Garments Industry

4th out of 6 stocks

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About V.F. Stock (NYSE:VFC)

V.F. Corporation is an American apparel and footwear company in Denver, Colorado. Founded in 1899 and initially headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, the company has become a global leader in lifestyle brands, with a portfolio of over 30 brands, including The North Face, Timberland, Vans, and Dickies. V.F. Corporation operates in over 50 countries and employs over 50,000 people worldwide. The company is committed to sustainability, intending to be carbon-neutral in its operations by 2030.

Benno Dorer was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Interim President in December 2022. Benno served as V.F.'s Lead Independent Director for a year before taking the position. Before joining V.F., Mr. Dorer held senior positions at The Clorox Company and Proctor & Gamble. Also notable on the team is Cameron Bailey, who has over twenty-five years of manufacturing and operations management experience. 

Over the past few years, V.F. Corporation has not delivered solid financial results. Back at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic V.F. Corporation missed its revenue goals by 14%, causing investors to sell the stock. However, increased online purchasing increased V.F. Corporation's gross margin by 230 basis points to 55.6%. The company has maintained a healthy balance sheet, with total assets capable of covering total liabilities. V.F. Corporation's valuation metrics are in line with industry peers. V.F. Corporation has a price-to-earnings ratio and a price-to-book ratio that align with industry peers. V.F. Corporation's stock has performed poorly recently. The company's market capitalization is $7.89 billion, making it one of the world's largest apparel and footwear companies. V.F. Corporation's average trading volume averages 10 million shares a day.

The apparel and footwear industry is highly competitive, with many established brands and new players entering the market. The industry is also subject to changing consumer preferences and trends. There has been a growing focus on sustainability and ethical manufacturing practices in recent years, leading to increased industry scrutiny. V.F. Corporation has led sustainability efforts, committed to sourcing sustainable materials and reducing its carbon footprint.

V.F. Corporation has several potential growth opportunities. The company has been expanding its direct-to-consumer business through e-commerce and brick-and-mortar stores. V.F. Corporation has also invested in new product development and innovation, such as The North Face's FutureLight fabric technology. In addition, the company has been actively pursuing acquisitions, such as its recent acquisition of Supreme, a streetwear brand.

Like all companies, V.F. Corporation faces potential risks and challenges. Changes in consumer preferences or fashion trends could negatively impact sales. The company is also subject to regulatory and political risks, such as changes in trade policies or tariffs. Additionally, V.F. Corporation's success depends on its ability to innovate and stay ahead of competitors in a rapidly evolving industry. However, the company's strong brand portfolio and commitment to sustainability should help it weather these challenges.

In addition, V.F. Corporation faces supply chain challenges, particularly in the current global supply chain disruptions. The company sources materials and products from all over the world, and any disruptions to these supply chains could impact its ability to meet demand or increase costs. V.F. Corporation has been working to mitigate these risks by diversifying its supplier base and investing in technology to improve supply chain visibility and flexibility.

Another potential challenge for V.F. Corporation is increasing pressure from e-commerce retailers like Amazon. While V.F. Corporation has been expanding its e-commerce business, it also relies on traditional retail partners for a significant portion of its sales. As consumers continue to shift towards online shopping, V.F. Corporation will need to navigate this changing landscape and maintain strong relationships with its e-commerce and traditional retail partners.

Despite these challenges, V.F. Corporation has several strengths that position it for continued success. The company's strong brand portfolio gives it significant market share across various segments, from outdoor and athletic apparel to workwear and streetwear. V.F. Corporation's commitment to sustainability and ethical manufacturing practices is also a significant advantage, particularly as consumers become more conscious of these issues.

VFC Stock Price History

VFC Stock News Headlines

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V.F. (NYSE:VFC) Price Target Cut to $18.00
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V.F. (NYSE:VFC) PT Lowered to $13.00
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/06/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/20 Dividend
3/08/2024
Dividend Payable
3/20/2024
Today
5/20/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
5/22/2024
Fiscal Year End
3/31/2025

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Mens' & boy's furnishings, work clothing, & allied garments
Sub-Industry
Apparel Accessories & Luxury Goods
CUSIP
91820410
Employees
33,000
Year Founded
1899

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$17.31
High Stock Price Target
$26.00
Low Stock Price Target
$12.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+40.5%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.08
Research Coverage
13 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$118.58 million
Pretax Margin
-0.37%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$11.61 billion
Cash Flow
$5.45 per share
Book Value
$7.49 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
386,483,000
Market Cap
$4.79 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.49

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Matthew H. PuckettMr. Matthew H. Puckett (Age 49)
    Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $789.21k
  • Mr. Martino Scabbia Guerrini (Age 60)
    Chief Commercial Officer & President of Emerging Brands
    Comp: $929.83k
  • Ms. Nicole Beth Otto (Age 53)
    Global Brand President of The North Face
    Comp: $920.49k
  • Mr. Bracken P. Darrell (Age 61)
    President, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Bryan H. McNeill (Age 62)
    VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Ms. Allegra Perry
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jennifer S. Sim (Age 49)
    General Counsel & Secretary
  • Mr. Brian Beckstead
    Founder & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Brent Hyder (Age 59)
    Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Angelo LaGrega
    President of VF Jeans Wear for Mass Brands - Americas

VFC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell V.F. stock right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for V.F. in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" VFC shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VFC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is V.F.'s stock price target for 2024?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for V.F.'s shares. Their VFC share price targets range from $12.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $17.31 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 40.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have VFC shares performed in 2024?

V.F.'s stock was trading at $18.80 at the start of the year. Since then, VFC stock has decreased by 34.5% and is now trading at $12.32.
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When is V.F.'s next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 22nd 2024.
View our VFC earnings forecast
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How can I listen to V.F.'s earnings call?

V.F. will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 22nd at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were V.F.'s earnings last quarter?

V.F. Co. (NYSE:VFC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 6th. The textile maker reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.79 by $0.22. The textile maker had revenue of $2.96 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.24 billion. V.F. had a negative net margin of 7.07% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.03%. V.F.'s revenue was down 16.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.12 earnings per share.
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How often does V.F. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for V.F.?

V.F. announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 6th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Wednesday, March 20th. This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 8th.
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Is V.F. a good dividend stock?

V.F. (NYSE:VFC) pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.82%.
Read our dividend analysis for VFC.

What is Steve Rendle's approval rating as V.F.'s CEO?

152 employees have rated V.F. Chief Executive Officer Steve Rendle on Glassdoor.com. Steve Rendle has an approval rating of 88% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of V.F. own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other V.F. investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AbbVie (ABBV), Walmart (WMT), Visa (V), Chevron (CVX) and McDonald's (MCD).

Who are V.F.'s major shareholders?

V.F.'s stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.46%), M&G Plc (3.44%), Capital International Investors (1.61%), Capital World Investors (0.51%), Twin Tree Management LP (0.00%) and Mesirow Institutional Investment Management Inc. (0.18%). Insiders that own company stock include Benno O Dorer, Bracken Darrell, Carol L Roberts, Clarence Otis Jr, Juliana L Chugg, Laura W Lang, Mark Samuel Hoplamazian, Matthew H Puckett, Matthew J Shattock, Richard Carucci, Veronica Wu and W Rodney Mcmullen.
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How do I buy shares of V.F.?

Shares of VFC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does V.F. have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of V.F.: 1994 Inc. Ltd., 530 Park Ave 10-F LLC, 530 Park Ave 14-H LLC, ALL'CROWN SA, Administradora Mexicana de Servicios S de RL de CV, Administradora de Servicios Honduras S.A., Altra Footwear, Altra LLC, C.C.R.L. LLC, Chapter 4 Corp, Cherry SAS, Ciliegia Srl, Corporacion Distribiduidora de Dickies S de RL de CV, Cutler de Mexico SA, Czech Distribution Services s.r.o., DSI Enterprises LLC, Dickies de Honduras SA de CV, Dickies de Parras S de RL de CV, EAGLE CREEK EUROPE LIMITED, Eagle Creek, Eagle Creek Inc., GFYS LLC, GREENSPORT MONTE BIANCO, Horace Small, INVERSIONES INMOBILIARIES AUSTRALES SA, INVERSIONES VF CHILE DOS LTDA, INVERSIONES VF CHILE LTDA, IW Apparel LLC, IW Holdings LLC, IW Panama Trading S. de R.L., Icebreaker Apparel LLC, Icebreaker Australia Pty, Icebreaker Australia Retail Pty, Icebreaker Europe Limited, Icebreaker Holdings Limited, Icebreaker Licensing LLC, Icebreaker Limited, Icebreaker Merino Clothing Europe Ltd., Icebreaker New Zealand Limited, Icebreaker Pure Merino GmbH, Icon-Altra LLC, Imagewear Apparel Corp., Industrial Laundry Services LLC, Industrias Coahuila de Zaragosa S de RL de CV, JanSport Apparel Corp., Kipling Apparel Corp., Kipling Belgium, Kipling Holdings LLC, Kirsche GmbH, Kodiak Group Holdings CO., Lee Bell Inc., Lucy, Lucy Apparel LLC, Majestic Athletic Official Store, Mo Industries Holdings, NII Sales - Texas LLC, Napapijri, North East Rig-Out Limited, North Elm Properties LLC, RED KAP DE MEXICO S DE RL DE CV, RKI HONDURAS S de RL, Reef Holdings Corporation, Rock & Republic, SERVICIOS Y PROMOCIONES TEXTILES LTDA, South Cone, South Cone Inc, Supreme, Supreme Holdings Inc., Supreme Intermediate Holdings Inc., T.I. Venture Group Inc, TBL INVESTMENTS HOLDING GMBH, TBL Licensing LLC, THE NORTH FACE ITALY SRL, THE NORTH FACE SAGL, THE RECREATIONAL FOOTWEAR CO., TIMBERLAND EUROPE BV, TIMBERLAND HK TRADING LTD., TIMBERLAND LUXEMBOURG HOLDING ASIA S.A.R.L., TIMBERLAND UK LTD., The North Face, The North Face Apparel Corp, Timberland, Timberland Asia LLC, Timberland IDC Ltd., Timberland International LLC, VANS MADEIRA LDA, VANS SPAIN SL, VF (J) FRANCE SAS, VF (J) NEDERLAND BV, VF (J) NETHERLANDS SERVICES BV, VF APPAREL PORTUGAL LDA, VF ASIA LTD, VF Apollo Investments Limited, VF Apollo Singapore Pte. Ltd., VF Asia Sourcing Ltd, VF Austria GMBH, VF BRANDS MALAYSIA SDN BHD, VF BRANDS TAIWAN LTD., VF Belgium BV, VF Brands Pte. Ltd., VF CH Apollo Sagl, VF CH Holdings GmbH, VF CH Imagewear Canada GmbH, VF CH MEXICO INVESTMENTS SAGL, VF CH-MEX Holdings LLC, VF CHINA LTD., VF CIS LLC, VF COMERCIALIZADORA LTDA, VF CZECH SERVICES SRO, VF CZECH SRO, VF Corporation, VF DE ARGENTINA SA, VF DO BRAZIL LTDA, VF EGE GIYIM SANAYI VE TICARET LIMITED SIRKETI, VF EUROPE BV, VF GERMANY TEXTILE-HANDELS GMBH, VF Germany Services GMBH, VF HELLAS EPE, VF HOLDING SAGL, VF HOLDINGS MEXICO LLC, VF Hong Kong Limited, VF IB Holdings LLC, VF IMAGEWEAR DE MEXICO S DE RL DE CV, VF IMAGEWEAR MAJESTIC (UK) LTD, VF INTERNATIONAL SAGL, VF INVESTIMENTOS DO BRAZIL LTDA, VF IP Holdings LLC, VF ISRAEL (APPAREL) LTD, VF ITALIA SRL, VF ITALY SERVICES SRL, VF Imagewear Canada Co., VF Imagewear Inc, VF Intellectual Property Services Inc, VF International Holding GmbH, VF Investments Holding GmbH, VF Investments Netherlands BV, VF JEANSWEAR ARGENTINA SRL, VF JEANSWEAR ESPANA SL, VF Japan KK, VF KOREA LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY, VF LUXEMBOURG SARL, VF Management Service Italy S.r.l., VF NL Holdings CV, VF NL Imagewear B.V., VF NORTHERN EUROPE LIMITED, VF NORTHERN EUROPE SERVICES LIMITED, VF Norway AS, VF OUTDOOR (CANADA) CO, VF OUTDOOR MEXICO S DE RL DE CV, VF OUTDOOR SERVICES S DE RL DE CV, VF Outdoor LLC, VF PANAMA SOURCING SERVICES S. DE R.L., VF PARTICIPACOES DO BRASIL LTDA, VF PERU SA, VF POLSKA DISTRIBUTION SP ZO O, VF Playwear Dominicana SA, VF Playwear LLC, VF Receivables LP, VF Receivables Services LLC, VF SAGEBRUSH ENTERPRISES LLC, VF SALES SAGL, VF SERVICIOS DE HONDURAS SA, VF SERVICIOS EL SALVADOR LTDA. DE CV, VF SHANGHAI SOURCING LIMITED, VF SOURCING THAILAND LTD, VF Scandinavia ApS, VF Services LLC, VF Servicios de Guatemala Srl, VF Servicios de Nicaragua Srl., VF Shanghai Enterprise Company, VF Shanghai Limited, VF Singapore Overseas Services Pte Ltd, VF Solutions LLC, VF Sourcing India Private Limited, VF Sweden AB, VF Switzerland Enterprises GmbH, VF Taiwan Limited, VF Transglobal GmbH, VF Treasury Services LLC, VFSE Investments LLC, VFSLA Commercial Services LLC, VFSLA Servicios S. de R.L. de C.V., Vans, Vans Inc, W-D APPAREL COMPANY LLC, W-D Licensing LLC, WD Europe SAS, WD Supply Holding Limited (HK), Walls Cayman Limited, Walls Holding Company LLC, Walls Industries LLC, Williamson Industries Ltd., Williamson-Dickie APAC Holding Company Ltd., Williamson-Dickie Apparel Trading (Shanghai) Ltd., Williamson-Dickie Canada Co., Williamson-Dickie Europe GmbH, Williamson-Dickie Europe Holdings Ltd., Williamson-Dickie Europe Ltd., Williamson-Dickie HK Holding Company Ltd., Williamson-Dickie Holding Co-Mexico S de RL de CV, Williamson-Dickie Manufacturing Company LLC, Williamson-Dickie Middle East FZE, Wooster GK, Workwear Sourcing S. de R.L., World Jeans VF Asia Ltd, Worldwide Workwear Ltd., and Ying Tao Trading (Shanghai) Co. 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This page (NYSE:VFC) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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