The ex-dividend date for VF Corporation (NYSE:VFC) is tomorrow, December 6, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 87 cents per share. At a price of $156.59 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 2.2%.
Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) is tomorrow, December 6, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 87 cents per share. At a price of $156.59 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%. The average volume for VF has been 617,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. VF has a market cap of $17.74 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 23% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. 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 17.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates VF as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full VF Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. Holiday Special: Subscribe to Action Alerts PLUS to see how Jim Cramer trades his $2.5 Million+ portfolio for 51% off the list price. Your first 14-days are FREE: Sign up today to get e-mail alerts before every trade.