V.F. Corporation ( VFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 18, 2016. Shareholders who purchased VFC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 15.63% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of VFC was $66.28, representing a -14.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.40 and a 26.95% increase over the 52 week low of $52.21.
VFC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Under Armour, Inc. ( UA ) and Coach, Inc. ( COH ). VFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.42. Zacks Investment Research reports VFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 5.21%, compared to an industry average of .1%.
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