VF Corp (VFC) : Parnassus Investments Ca scooped up 83,375 additional shares in VF Corp during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 9, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 6,469,801 shares of VF Corp which is valued at $403,844,978.VF Corp makes up approximately 2.37% of Parnassus Investments Ca’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Teacher Retirement System Of Texas boosted its stake in VFC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 5,106 additional shares and now holds a total of 30,789 shares of VF Corp which is valued at $1,921,849. VF Corp makes up approx 0.01% of Teacher Retirement System Of Texas’s portfolio. Cable Hill Partners sold out all of its stake in VFC during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 102 shares of VFC which is valued $6,340.Sigma Investment Counselors Inc reduced its stake in VFC by selling 169 shares or 0.34% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 50,131 shares of VFC which is valued at $3,129,678. VF Corp makes up approx 0.52% of Sigma Investment Counselors Inc’s portfolio.
VF Corp closed down -0.15 points or -0.23% at $63.77 with 13,47,201 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $63.76, the shares hit an intraday low of $63.53 and an intraday high of $63.95 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
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.