VF Stock Hits New 52-Week High (VFC)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $179.08, above its previous 52-week high of $178.91 with 192,501 shares traded as of 11:16 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 686,700 shares over the past 30 days.

VF has a market cap of $19.7 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 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 17.4, below 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 increase in stock price during the past year, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and reasonable 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.

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