Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation or PVH Corp (PVH) is expected to release its 2Q17 results on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. Its EPS (earnings per share) are expected to rise 11.6% YoY (year-over-year) to $1.64 on total sales of $2 billion, which would be 4.9% higher YoY.
PVH has delivered a consistent earnings performance, outdoing Wall Street’s expectations for the past 12 consecutive quarters.
PVH is currently trading at a one-year PE (price-to-earnings) ratio of 16x, touching the upper end of its 52-week range of 12x–16.3x. It’s trading at a discount to VF Corporation’s (VFC) 20x and at a premium to Hanesbrands’ (HBI) 11.7x and Gap’s (GPS) 11.5x.
With a rating of 1.8 (1.0 meaning “strong buy” and 5.0 meaning “strong sell”), PVH is among the best-rated branded apparel stocks. VFC, HBI, GPS are rated 2.6, 1.9, and 3.1, respectively.
About PVH Corp
PVH Corp is one of the largest branded apparel companies in the US. It owns several internationally recognized brands, including Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Olga, and Eagle.
ETF investors seeking to add exposure to PVH can consider the First Trust Consumer Discretionary AlphaDEX (FXD), which invests 0.62% of its portfolio in PVH.
What is the series all about?
In this series, we’ll discuss PVH’s expected performance in 2Q18, its recent financial results, its stock market performance, and the recent analyst actions on the stock.