VF Corp (VFC) : Putnam Fl Investment Management Co reduced its stake in VF Corp by 0.26% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 263,521 shares of VF Corp which is valued at $15,985,184 after selling 680 shares in VF Corp , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 1, 2016.VF Corp makes up approximately 1.84% of Putnam Fl Investment Management Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Evercore Wealth Management reduced its stake in VFC by selling 1,486 shares or 7.79% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 17,583 shares of VFC which is valued at $1,066,585. VF Corp makes up approx 0.05% of Evercore Wealth Management’s portfolio. Chicago Equity Partners added VFC to its portfolio by purchasing 12,055 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $752,594. VF Corp makes up approx 0.02% of Chicago Equity Partners’s portfolio.First National Trust Co boosted its stake in VFC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 99 additional shares and now holds a total of 21,120 shares of VF Corp which is valued at $1,303,526. VF Corp makes up approx 0.20% of First National Trust Co’s portfolio.Hartford Investment Management Co reduced its stake in VFC by selling 2,626 shares or 3.12% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 81,585 shares of VFC which is valued at $5,088,456. VF Corp makes up approx 0.10% of Hartford Investment Management Co’s portfolio.Iab Financial Bank boosted its stake in VFC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 950 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,600 shares of VF Corp which is valued at $423,852. VF Corp makes up approx 0.26% of Iab Financial Bank’s portfolio.
VF Corp opened for trading at $60.74 and hit $61.33 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $60.88, with a gain of 0.36% or 0.22 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 23,44,325 shares. Company has a market cap of $25,388 M.
On the company’s financial health, VF Corp reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Jul 22, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.34. The company had revenue of $2445.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2526.79 million. The company’s revenue was up .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.38 EPS.
Investors should note that on Jul 22, 2016, VF Corp announced a cash dividend of $0.3700. The company’s management has announced Sep 7, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Sep 9, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Sep 19, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on VF Corp. VF Corp was Downgraded by Brean Capital to ” Hold” on Jul 15, 2016.
V.F. Corporation (VF) is engaged in the design manufacturing marketing and distribution of branded lifestyle apparel footwear and accessories. The Company operates through five coalitions: Outdoor & Action Sports Jeanswear Imagewear Sportswear and Contemporary Brands. The Company owns a portfolio of brands in the outerwear footwear denim backpack luggage accessory sportswear occupational and performance apparel categories. The Companys brands primarily include The North Face Vans Timberland Wrangler Lee and Nautica. The Companys products are marketed to consumers shopping in specialty stores upscale and traditional department stores national chains mass merchants and its own direct-to-consumer operations. Its direct-to-consumer business includes VF-operated stores concession retail stores and e-commerce sites. The Companys brands sell products in international markets through licensees distributors and independently-operated partnership stores.