V.F. Corporation [NYSE: VFC] traded at a high on 06/10/21, posting a 0.11 gain after which it closed the day’ session at $78.55. The company report on May 27, 2021 that Fontainebleau High School, Mandeville, LA Takes Top Prize In Vans Custom Culture High School Competition.
Vans is thrilled to announce Fontainebleau High School – Mandeville, LA, as the winner of the twelfth annual Vans Custom Culture competition. Vans High School Custom Culture was created to inspire and empower high school students to embrace their creativity through art and design and bring attention to diminishing art education budgets.
After twelve years, Vans continues its dedication to give back to the arts through its competition giving students a chance to win $50,000 to benefit their school’s art program. Over 1,000 schools across the country entered and were asked to use Vans as their canvas and apply their creativity to Vans footwear, using the themes “Hometown Pride” and “Head in the Clouds”. In addition to the grand prize won by Fontainebleau High School, the four runner-up schools will each receive $15,000 for their respective art programs and an artist mentorship lesson from one of Vans’ art ambassadors: Kelly Breez, Robin Eisenberg, Jay Howell, Todd Francis, Olivia Krause, Camilo Medina, Noah Humes, O.J. Hays, Tony Whlgn, or Sydney James.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 3216848 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of V.F. Corporation stands at 1.77% while the volatility over the past one month is 2.17%.
The market cap for VFC stock reached $30.90 billion, with 390.83 million shares outstanding and 363.71 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.77M shares, VFC reached a trading volume of 3216848 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about V.F. Corporation [VFC]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for VFC shares is $94.59 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on VFC stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Pivotal Research Group have made an estimate for V.F. Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on May 18, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, RBC Capital Mkts raised their target price to Outperform. The new note on the price target was released on April 23, 2021, representing the official price target for V.F. Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $86 to $94, while Pivotal Research Group kept a Buy rating on VFC stock. On January 25, 2021, analysts increased their price target for VFC shares from 76 to 86.
The Average True Range (ATR) for V.F. Corporation is set at 1.81, with the Price to Sales ratio for VFC stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.34. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 10.04, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.60. Price to Free Cash Flow for VFC in the course of the last twelve months was 86.39 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.70.
How has VFC stock performed recently?
V.F. Corporation [VFC] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.92. With this latest performance, VFC shares dropped by -7.91% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -12.00% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 23.55% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for VFC stock in for the last two-week period is set at 37.93, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 35.39, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 40.76 for V.F. Corporation [VFC]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 83.86, while it was recorded at 79.02 for the last single week of trading, and 79.92 for the last 200 days.
V.F. Corporation [VFC]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and V.F. Corporation [VFC] shares currently have an operating margin of +7.82 and a Gross Margin at +52.94. V.F. Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +3.84.
Return on Total Capital for VFC is now 7.61, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 4.18. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 11.07, with Return on Assets sitting at 2.85. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, V.F. Corporation [VFC] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 240.88. Additionally, VFC Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 70.66, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 53.52. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 227.27, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 66.67.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, V.F. Corporation [VFC] managed to generate an average of $8,873 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.08 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.74.V.F. Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.70 and a Current Ratio set at 2.20.
Earnings analysis for V.F. Corporation [VFC]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, V.F. Corporation posted -0.57/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.67/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 14.90%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for VFC. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for V.F. Corporation go to 21.46%.
Insider trade positions for V.F. Corporation [VFC]
There are presently around $28,938 million, or 86.60% of VFC stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of VFC stocks are: PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP, INC. with ownership of 78,553,858, which is approximately -0.006% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; NORTHERN TRUST CORP, holding 28,576,184 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $2.24 billion in VFC stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $2.14 billion in VFC stock with ownership of nearly -0.355% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in V.F. Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 481 institutional holders increased their position in V.F. Corporation [NYSE:VFC] by around 35,502,403 shares. Additionally, 403 investors decreased positions by around 19,757,098 shares, while 155 investors held positions by with 313,147,832 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 368,407,333 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. VFC stock had 114 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,290,829 shares, while 92 institutional investors sold positions of 5,827,674 shares during the same period.