NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) is tomorrow, March 7, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 72 cents per share. At a price of $145.17 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%. The average volume for VF has been one million shares per day over the past 30 days. VF has a market cap of $14.63 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 15.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. V.F. Corporation designs and manufactures, or sources from independent contractors various apparel and footwear products primarily in the United States and Europe. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.5, below the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio of 21.4 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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