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V.F. (VFC) Competitors

$12.68
+0.43 (+3.51%)
(As of 04/18/2024 ET)

VFC vs. PVH, OXM, RL, KTB, COLM, HGV, NXST, ASO, PLNT, and MSGS

Should you be buying V.F. stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of V.F. include PVH (PVH), Oxford Industries (OXM), Ralph Lauren (RL), Kontoor Brands (KTB), Columbia Sportswear (COLM), Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV), Nexstar Media Group (NXST), Academy Sports and Outdoors (ASO), Planet Fitness (PLNT), and Madison Square Garden Sports (MSGS). These companies are all part of the "consumer discretionary" sector.

V.F. vs.

V.F. (NYSE:VFC) and PVH (NYSE:PVH) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk, profitability, media sentiment, community ranking, institutional ownership and earnings.

V.F. has a beta of 1.47, indicating that its stock price is 47% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, PVH has a beta of 2.2, indicating that its stock price is 120% more volatile than the S&P 500.

PVH has a net margin of 7.20% compared to V.F.'s net margin of -7.07%. V.F.'s return on equity of 19.03% beat PVH's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
V.F.-7.07% 19.03% 3.52%
PVH 7.20%12.96%5.81%

PVH has lower revenue, but higher earnings than V.F.. V.F. is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than PVH, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
V.F.$11.61B0.41$118.58M-$1.97-6.29
PVH$9.22B0.67$663.60M$10.859.87

PVH received 45 more outperform votes than V.F. when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 71.06% of users gave PVH an outperform vote while only 66.81% of users gave V.F. an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
V.F.Outperform Votes
964
66.81%
Underperform Votes
479
33.19%
PVHOutperform Votes
1009
71.06%
Underperform Votes
411
28.94%

V.F. presently has a consensus price target of $17.97, indicating a potential upside of 45.50%. PVH has a consensus price target of $129.40, indicating a potential upside of 22.36%. Given V.F.'s higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe V.F. is more favorable than PVH.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
V.F.
1 Sell rating(s)
10 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.08
PVH
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.80

86.8% of V.F. shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 97.3% of PVH shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of V.F. shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of PVH shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

V.F. pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. PVH pays an annual dividend of $0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. V.F. pays out -18.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. PVH pays out 1.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. V.F. is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

In the previous week, PVH had 12 more articles in the media than V.F.. MarketBeat recorded 25 mentions for PVH and 13 mentions for V.F.. PVH's average media sentiment score of 0.68 beat V.F.'s score of 0.23 indicating that PVH is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
V.F.
3 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
PVH
8 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

PVH beats V.F. on 15 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding VFC and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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VFC vs. The Competition

MetricV.F.Mens' & boy's furnishings, work clothing, & allied garments IndustryDiscretionary SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$4.82B$15.54B$6.77B$17.06B
Dividend Yield2.86%1.98%2.83%3.62%
P/E Ratio-6.2923.0414.2120.83
Price / Sales0.412.083.189.72
Price / Cash2.2312.6725.2616.99
Price / Book1.655.704.664.85
Net Income$118.58M$490.76M$192.16M$965.88M
7 Day Performance-5.64%-3.02%-5.07%-3.75%
1 Month Performance-13.90%-7.51%-2.94%-2.70%
1 Year Performance-45.61%11.22%2.24%78.16%

V.F. Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PVH
PVH
4.9451 of 5 stars
$107.57
+1.2%
$129.40
+20.3%
+22.4%$6.21B$9.22B9.9129,000Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
OXM
Oxford Industries
2.2079 of 5 stars
$103.01
+0.5%
$103.60
+0.6%
-1.2%$1.61B$1.57B27.916,000
RL
Ralph Lauren
4.2059 of 5 stars
$160.90
+0.5%
$155.64
-3.3%
+34.9%$10.29B$6.44B18.2423,300
KTB
Kontoor Brands
4.5112 of 5 stars
$54.57
+1.1%
$70.40
+29.0%
+16.9%$3.04B$2.61B13.4413,700
COLM
Columbia Sportswear
3.2981 of 5 stars
$74.99
+1.1%
$78.00
+4.0%
-13.7%$4.54B$3.49B18.1610,070Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
HGV
Hilton Grand Vacations
4.9795 of 5 stars
$43.22
-1.1%
$57.50
+33.0%
-6.2%$4.53B$3.98B15.4415,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓
Positive News
NXST
Nexstar Media Group
4.2657 of 5 stars
$159.05
-0.5%
$193.83
+21.9%
-10.7%$5.32B$4.93B16.5213,294Positive News
ASO
Academy Sports and Outdoors
4.7368 of 5 stars
$59.35
-0.6%
$74.00
+24.7%
-11.0%$4.42B$6.16B8.8322,000Analyst Report
PLNT
Planet Fitness
4.3559 of 5 stars
$60.79
-2.8%
$71.00
+16.8%
-22.6%$5.36B$1.07B37.522,795
MSGS
Madison Square Garden Sports
1.6134 of 5 stars
$180.49
-1.1%
N/A-8.0%$4.32B$887.45M113.52558

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