V.F. Corporation (NYSE: VFC), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 22.43 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for V.F. Corporation is 56.02 (with a change from open of 0.00%), this in conjunction with a target price of 54.9. Volume today has so far reached 0, with an average volume of about 2987.72. The GAP for this stock, is 0.00%.
The P/E ratio is 20.74, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 17.58. The current EPS for V.F. Corporation, is 2.7, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -8.70%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 5.00%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for V.F. Corporation, EPS is looking like it will grow 9.00% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 8.32%. Quarter over quarter is -9.00% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -2.00%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 6.80%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 4.90%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.50% and institutional ownership is 92.70%. Shares outstanding is 400.46, while shares float is at a value of 397.74. Float short for V.F. Corporation is 7.53% and the short ratio is 10.03.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.47, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.59. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 2.2, and the quick ratio is 1.3. The most recent gross margin is 48.90% and their operating margin is 12.30%. The profit margin is 8.60%.
V.F. Corporation has seen returns on assets of 10.50%, and on investment, 17.30%. Return on equity is 21.70%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 2.49. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 1.9, with Price/book ratio coming to 5.28 and Price/cash is 37.12, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 43.03.
The simple moving averages are -0.77% and 3.31% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -14.08% and the 52 week low is 16.59%.
V.F. Corporation has a dividend yield of 3.00%, with a current price of 56.02. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 63.80%. This is in an industry, Textile – Apparel Clothing, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Consumer Goods. V.F. Corporation is based in USA.
Performance in the Textile – Apparel Clothing industry means that V.F. Corporation has seen performance for the past week of -1.20%, with performance for the month coming to -0.88%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 2.23%, and for the half year the performance is -13.44%. Volatility for this week is 1.12% and for the month this is 1.54%.
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