V.F. Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:VFC)

About V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)

V.F. Corporation logoV.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. Its product offerings include apparel, footwear, equipment, backpacks, luggage and accessories. Its Imagewear coalition consists of the Image business. Its Wrangler brand offers denim, apparel, accessories and footwear through mass merchants, specialty stores and department stores in the United States, VF-operated stores and online at www.wrangler.com. The Sportswear coalition consists of the Nautica and Kipling brand businesses in North America (the Kipling brand outside of North America is managed by the Outdoor & Action Sports coalition).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Apparel & Accessories
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Accessories & Luxury Goods
  • Symbol: NYSE:VFC
  • CUSIP: 91820410
  • Web: www.vfc.com
  • Market Cap: $27.53 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 393,621,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $63.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $58.78
  • 52 Week Range: $48.05 - $71.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.33
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.70
  • P/E Growth: 2.89
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $12.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.29
  • Book Value: $9.27 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.55
  • Annual Dividend: $1.68
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
  • EBITDA: $1.87 billion
  • Net Margins: 9.23%
  • Return on Equity: 27.44%
  • Return on Assets: 12.68%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.58%
  • Current Ratio: 1.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.90%
  • Average Volume: 2.19 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.77
  • Short Ratio: 11.28

Frequently Asked Questions for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)

What is V.F. Corporation's stock symbol?

V.F. Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VFC."

How often does V.F. Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for V.F. Corporation?

V.F. Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, December 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share on Monday, December 18th. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 7th. This is an increase from V.F. Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42. View V.F. Corporation's Dividend History.

How will V.F. Corporation's stock buyback program work?

V.F. Corporation announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, April 11th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 22.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

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

V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) posted its earnings results on Monday, October, 23rd. The company reported $1.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.12 by $0.11. The company earned $3.51 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.40 billion. V.F. Corporation had a net margin of 9.23% and a return on equity of 27.44%. The company's revenue was up 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.20 earnings per share. View V.F. Corporation's Earnings History.

When will V.F. Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

V.F. Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 23rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for V.F. Corporation.

What guidance has V.F. Corporation issued on next quarter's earnings?

V.F. Corporation updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 23rd. The company provided EPS guidance of ~$3.01 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.01. The company issued revenue guidance of ~$12.1 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $11.93 billion.

Where is V.F. Corporation's stock going? Where will V.F. Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

22 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for V.F. Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $50.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate V.F. Corporation's share price to reach $62.11 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for V.F. Corporation.

Who are some of V.F. Corporation's key competitors?

Who are V.F. Corporation's key executives?

V.F. Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Eric C. Wiseman, Chairman of the Board
  • Steven E. Rendle, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Scott A. Roe, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Travis Campbell, Brand President - Smartwool®
  • Brendan Sullivan, President - Sportswear
  • Bryan H. McNeill, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller
  • Laura C. Meagher, Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Joseph A. Alkire, Vice President - Investor Relations and Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Scott H. Baxter, Vice President, Group President - Outdoor and Action Sports Americas
  • Curtis Holtz, Vice President and Group President — Outdoor and Action Sports Americas

Who owns V.F. Corporation stock?

V.F. Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (0.87%), PGGM Investments (0.11%), BB&T Corp (0.06%), Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.05%), Whittier Trust Co. (0.02%) and Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own V.F. Corporation stock include Aidan O'meara, Bedout Juan Ernesto De, Clarence Otis Jr, Eric C Wiseman, Raymond G Viault, Robert J/Ny Hurst, Scott A Roe, Steven E Rendle and W Alan Mccollough. View Institutional Ownership Trends for V.F. Corporation.

Who sold V.F. Corporation stock? Who is selling V.F. Corporation stock?

V.F. Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Nationwide Fund Advisors and BB&T Corp. Company insiders that have sold V.F. Corporation stock in the last year include Aidan O'meara, Bedout Juan Ernesto De, Eric C Wiseman, Robert J/Ny Hurst and W Alan Mccollough. View Insider Buying and Selling for V.F. Corporation.

Who bought V.F. Corporation stock? Who is buying V.F. Corporation stock?

V.F. Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. and Whittier Trust Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for V.F. Corporation.

How do I buy V.F. Corporation stock?

Shares of V.F. Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is V.F. Corporation's stock price today?

One share of V.F. Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.95.

MarketBeat Community Rating for V.F. Corporation (NYSE VFC)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  620 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  462 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,082
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 15 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.23)
Consensus Price Target: $62.11 (11.21% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Price Target History for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Analysts' Ratings History for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/19/2017Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetBuy$73.00N/AView Rating Details
10/17/2017Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetHold$67.00N/AView Rating Details
10/17/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
10/16/2017Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingBuy$75.00N/AView Rating Details
10/5/2017Pivotal ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$75.00N/AView Rating Details
10/4/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$60.00LowView Rating Details
10/1/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$64.00LowView Rating Details
9/12/2017Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageMkt Perform -> Market Perform$67.00LowView Rating Details
8/15/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingUnderperform$47.00 -> $50.00LowView Rating Details
8/15/2017Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetNeutral$55.00 -> $62.00MediumView Rating Details
8/15/2017Forward ViewReiterated RatingHoldMediumView Rating Details
7/25/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$69.00 -> $70.00LowView Rating Details
4/30/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$53.00HighView Rating Details
2/22/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$50.00N/AView Rating Details
2/17/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$58.00 -> $53.00N/AView Rating Details
2/2/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$51.00N/AView Rating Details
2/1/2017Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
11/28/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingHold$58.00N/AView Rating Details
10/25/2016Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$70.00 -> $68.00N/AView Rating Details
10/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$63.00 -> $57.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
10/24/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/30/2016GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy$65.00N/AView Rating Details
9/6/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$78.00 -> $64.00N/AView Rating Details
4/25/2016BB&T CorporationDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
2/22/2016NomuraLower Price TargetBuy$70.00 -> $68.00N/AView Rating Details
2/22/2016KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$86.00 -> $80.00N/AView Rating Details
2/22/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$78.00 -> $72.00N/AView Rating Details
1/12/2016Sterne Agee CRTUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/2/2015Janney Montgomery ScottLower Price Target$78.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Earnings by Quarter for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Earnings History by Quarter for V.F. Corporation (NYSE VFC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/23/2017Q3 2017$1.12$1.23$3.40 billion$3.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2017Q2 2017$0.28$0.29$2.31 billion$2.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2017Q1 17$0.55$0.55$2.73 billion$2.58 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2017Q416$0.97$0.97$3.47 billion$3.32 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2016Q316$1.15$1.20$3.63 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2016Q216$0.34$0.35$2.53 billion$2.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q116$0.58$0.61$2.83 billion$2.84 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2016Q415$1.01$0.95$3.64 billion$3.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2015Q315$1.12$1.07$3.68 billion$3.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2015Q215$0.36$0.40$2.46 billion$2.48 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2015Q115$0.67$0.67$2.84 billion$2.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2015Q414$0.98$0.98$3.59 billion$3.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q314$1.09$1.08$3.57 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2014Q214$0.35$0.36$2.36 billion$2.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2014Q114$0.30$0.67$2.75 billion$2.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2014Q413$0.84$0.82$3.34 billion$3.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2013Q313$3.78$3.91$3.34 billion$3.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/19/2013Q2 2013$1.17$1.27$2.26 billion$2.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q1 2013$2.18$2.43$2.64 billion$2.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/15/2013Q4 2012$3.03$3.07$3.07 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2012$3.50$3.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.95$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012$1.87$1.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$2.31$2.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2011$2.58$2.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$1.02$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2011$1.61$1.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$1.65$1.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.18
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.35
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.55$0.67$0.61
Q2 20175$0.28$0.39$0.33
Q3 20175$1.10$1.31$1.17
Q4 20175$0.94$1.21$1.08
Q1 20182$0.59$0.62$0.61
Q2 20182$0.33$0.34$0.34
Q3 20182$1.22$1.29$1.26
Q4 20182$1.13$1.17$1.15
Q1 20191$0.66$0.66$0.66
Q2 20191$0.41$0.41$0.41
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Next Dividend:12/18/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:2.40%
Dividend Growth:18.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:64.86% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
56.38% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
49.70% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:44 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)

Dividend History by Quarter for V.F. Corporation (NYSE VFC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.60%
Insider Trades by Quarter for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/1/2017Eric C WisemanChairmanSell290,021$63.15$18,314,826.15View SEC Filing  
8/25/2017Eric C WisemanChairmanSell110,943$63.65$7,061,521.95View SEC Filing  
8/21/2017W Alan MccolloughDirectorSell22,852$62.94$1,438,304.88View SEC Filing  
8/18/2017Aidan O'mearaVPSell29,336$62.54$1,834,673.44View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Bedout Juan Ernesto DeDirectorSell6,000$56.21$337,260.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016Robert J/Ny HurstDirectorSell23,200$55.96$1,298,272.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Eric C WisemanCEOSell264,816$64.55$17,093,872.80View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Clarence Otis JrDirectorSell25,540$62.12$1,586,544.80View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Eric C WisemanCEOSell99,666$65.77$6,555,032.82View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Eric C WisemanCEOSell160,334$66.18$10,610,904.12View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Steven E RendleCOOSell53,800$66.13$3,557,794.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Scott A RoeCFOSell6,512$65.48$426,405.76View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Robert J/Ny HurstDirectorSell14,000$66.74$934,360.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Raymond G. ViaultDirectorSell3,500$67.41$235,935.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Richard CarucciDirectorBuy4,000$71.02$284,080.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015John E Barbey Trust Udt DatedMajor ShareholderSell4,000$70.60$282,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015W Alan MccolloughDirectorSell23,200$70.61$1,638,152.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015George FellowsDirectorSell23,200$72.96$1,692,672.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Karl Heinz SalzburgerVPSell80,000$76.15$6,092,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Robert K ShearerCFOSell21,974$77.10$1,694,195.40View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Robert K ShearerCFOSell89,984$76.97$6,926,068.48View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Scott A RoeCAOSell17,460$76.91$1,342,848.60View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Bedout Juan Ernesto DeDirectorSell11,200$77.22$864,864.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Steven E RendleVPSell32,400$76.29$2,471,796.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Eric C WisemanCEOSell125,000$76.01$9,501,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Eric C WisemanCEOSell125,000$75.70$9,462,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Clarence Otis JrDirectorSell22,852$73.83$1,687,163.16View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Scott A RoeCAOSell9,500$72.15$685,425.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Karl Heinz SalzburgerVPSell82,084$67.64$5,552,161.76View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Robert J/Ny HurstDirectorSell11,000$67.87$746,570.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Laura C MeagherGeneral CounselSell20,000$67.65$1,353,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Robert K ShearerCFOSell31,657$67.15$2,125,767.55View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Steven E RendleVPSell22,000$67.44$1,483,680.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014E. Barbey T/U/W Fbo Tenac JohnMajor ShareholderSell225,000$66.91$15,054,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Eric C WisemanCEOSell229,800$67.27$15,458,646.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Eric C WisemanCEOSell225,000$66.76$15,021,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2014Michael T GannawayVPSell12,267$66.57$816,614.19View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Bedout Juan Ernesto DeDirectorSell20,000$66.25$1,325,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Michael T GannawayVPSell24,733$66.69$1,649,443.77View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Ursula F FairbairnDirectorSell21,600$65.81$1,421,496.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Karl Heinz SalzburgerVPSell14,566$65.44$953,199.04View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Scott H BaxterVPSell82,368$64.65$5,325,091.20View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Robert K ShearerCFOSell31,750$63.34$2,011,045.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014W Alan MccolloughDirectorSell23,200$63.03$1,462,296.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Robert ShearerCFOSell100,244$60.01$6,015,642.44View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Steven RendleVPSell66,748$60.02$4,006,214.96View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Juliana ChuggDirectorBuy1,646$58.52$96,323.92View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Clarence Otis, Jr.DirectorSell46,400$57.88$2,685,632.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Scott RoeCAOSell7,500$58.05$435,375.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Juliana ChuggDirectorBuy1,258$235.18$295,856.44View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013W Alan MccolloughDirectorSell5,400$224.84$1,214,136.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Karl Heinz SalzburgerVPSell10,654$221.95$2,364,655.30View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Robert J/Ny HurstDirectorSell4,800$223.61$1,073,328.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Michael T GannawayVPSell4,400$215.23$947,012.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Bedout Juan Ernesto DeDirectorSell3,400$217.03$737,902.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Eric C WisemanCEOSell30,500$216.31$6,597,455.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Eric C WisemanCEOSell30,000$211.56$6,346,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Robert K ShearerCFOSell35,654$211.48$7,540,107.92View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Raymond G ViaultDirectorSell1,013$212.67$215,434.71View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Scott A RoeCAOSell2,500$211.80$529,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Steven E RendleVPSell1,300$211.44$274,872.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Michael T GannawayVPSell4,400$201.02$884,488.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Laura C MeagherGeneral CounselSell6,315$198.49$1,253,464.35View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Scott H BaxterVPSell3,200$185.35$593,120.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Eric C WisemanCEOSell45,800$184.17$8,434,986.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Eric C WisemanCEOSell50,000$182.86$9,143,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013Scott A RoeCAOSell6,858$176.53$1,210,642.74View SEC Filing  
11/26/2012Raymond G ViaultDirectorSell2,405$157.48$378,739.40View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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