V.F. Corporation (
) 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. (
) and Ralph Lauren Corporation (
). 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
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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 (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth (
- PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio (
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%.