Shares of VF Corp.
inched 0.58% higher to $80.39 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.20% to 4,367.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,823.35. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. VF Corp. closed $10.40 short of its 52-week high ($90.79), which the company achieved on April 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Nike Inc. Cl B
rose 1.61% to $163.68, Burberry Group PLC ADR
rose 1.44% to $28.17, and Ralph Lauren Corp. Cl A
fell 0.67% to $109.90. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 493,708 below its 50-day average volume of 2.6 M.