V.F. Corporation (VFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 06, 2012


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V.F. Corporation ( VFC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 06, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.87 per share scheduled for December 20, 2012. Shareholders who purchased VFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20.83% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $161.05, the dividend yield is 2.16%.

The previous trading day's last sale of VFC was $161.05, representing a -5.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $169.82 and a 28.28% increase over the 52 week low of $125.55.

VFC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Coach, Inc. ( COH ) and Ralph Lauren Corporation ( RL ). VFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $9.01. Zacks Investment Research reports VFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 19.44%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the VFC Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to VFC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have VFC as a top-10 holding:

  • RevenueShares Navallier Overall A-100 ( RWV )
  • PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth ( PWB )
  • PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio ( PDP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PWB with an increase of 6.52% over the last 100 days. RWV has the highest percent weighting of VFC at 3.51%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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