NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $152.76, above its previous 52-week high of $152.50 with 557,491 shares traded as of 12:55 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 964,400 shares over the past 30 days. VF has a market cap of $16.38 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 17.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. 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 18.4, equal to the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates VF as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full VF Ratings Report. See all 52-week high stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.