International Flavors & Fragrances Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.97 (+0.68 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $142.86
50-Day Range
MA: $137.42
52-Week Range
Now: $142.86
Volume2.37 million shs
Average Volume5.31 million shs
Market Capitalization$35.55 billion
P/E Ratio42.77
Dividend Yield2.19%
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cosmetic active and natural health ingredients for use in various consumer products in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Greater Asia, North America, and Latin America. It operates through four segments: Nourish, Scent, Health & Biosciences, and Pharma Solutions. The Nourish segment offers flavor compounds; savory solutions, such as marinades or powder blends of flavors, natural colors, seasonings, functional ingredients, and natural anti-oxidants; and inclusions. It also provides nutrition and specialty ingredients primarily consist of natural health ingredients, natural food protection products, and natural colors and flavor ingredients. The Scent segment provides fragrance compounds, which include fine fragrances comprising perfumes and colognes, as well as consumer fragrances; fragrance ingredients comprising synthetic and natural ingredients that could be combined with other materials to create fragrance and consumer compounds; and cosmetic active ingredients consisting of active and functional ingredients, botanicals, and delivery systems to support its customers' cosmetic and personal care product lines. The Health & Biosciences segment develops and produces enzymes, food cultures, probiotics, and specialty ingredients. The Pharma Solutions segment produces and sells cellulosics and alginates-based pharma excipients. The company sells its products primarily to manufacturers of perfumes and cosmetics, hair and other personal care products, soaps and detergents, cleaning products, dairy, meat and other processed foods, beverages, snacks and savory foods, sweet and baked goods, dietary supplements, infant and elderly nutrition, functional food, and pharmaceutical and oral care products. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Year Founded1833



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.14 billion
Cash Flow$11.27 per share
Book Value$58.34 per share


Net Income$455.87 million


Market Cap$35.55 billion
Next Earnings Date5/10/2021 (Estimated)


Is IFF Stock A Buy or Sell?
April 12, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
IFF offers board seat to activist Sachem Head's Ferguson
March 8, 2021 |  ca.finance.yahoo.com
IFF Announces Agreement With Sachem Head
March 8, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
IFF Declares Dividend for First Quarter 2021
March 3, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
IFF Names Dirk Lauven Master Perfumer
February 22, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
IFF Plans Divestitures Following DuPont Deal
February 16, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
IFF to Present at 2021 CAGNY Conference
February 11, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Overall MarketRank

2.32 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

9th out of 301 stocks

Industrial Organic Chemicals Industry

2nd out of 38 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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International Flavors & Fragrances (NYSE:IFF) Frequently Asked Questions

Is International Flavors & Fragrances a buy right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for International Flavors & Fragrances in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" International Flavors & Fragrances stock.
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When is International Flavors & Fragrances' next earnings date?

International Flavors & Fragrances is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 10th 2021.
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How were International Flavors & Fragrances' earnings last quarter?

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 10th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.32 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.19 by $0.13. The specialty chemicals company earned $1.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.26 billion. International Flavors & Fragrances had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.00% and a net margin of 7.44%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $1.46 EPS.
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How has International Flavors & Fragrances' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

International Flavors & Fragrances' stock was trading at $111.28 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, IFF shares have increased by 28.4% and is now trading at $142.86.
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How often does International Flavors & Fragrances pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for International Flavors & Fragrances?

International Flavors & Fragrances declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, March 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.77 per share on Tuesday, April 6th. This represents a $3.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 25th.
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Is International Flavors & Fragrances a good dividend stock?

International Flavors & Fragrances pays an annual dividend of $3.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.19%. International Flavors & Fragrances has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of International Flavors & Fragrances is 49.92%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, International Flavors & Fragrances will have a dividend payout ratio of 50.83% next year. This indicates that International Flavors & Fragrances will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has International Flavors & Fragrances issued on next quarter's earnings?

International Flavors & Fragrances updated its FY 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 10th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $11.5-11.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $11.32 billion.

What price target have analysts set for IFF?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for International Flavors & Fragrances' stock. Their forecasts range from $111.00 to $160.00. On average, they expect International Flavors & Fragrances' share price to reach $145.49 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are International Flavors & Fragrances' key executives?

International Flavors & Fragrances' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andreas Fibig, Chairman & CEO (Age 59, Pay $2.7M)
  • Mr. Rustom F. Jilla BCom, CA(Sri Lanka), CMA(UK), MBA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60, Pay $858.59k)
  • Mr. Nicolas Mirzayantz, Divisional Chief Exec. Officer of Scent (Age 58, Pay $1.3M)
  • Mr. Francisco Fortanet, Exec. VP of Global Operations Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Robert G. Anderson, Sr. VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Vic Verma, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Michael DeVeau, Sr. VP and Chief Investor Relations & Communications Officer (Age 40)
  • Dr. Jennifer Amy Johnson Ph.D., Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 46)
  • Dr. Susana Suarez-Gonzalez, Exec. VP and Chief HR, Diversity & Inclusion Officer (Age 51)
  • Dr. Gregory Yep, Exec. VP and Chief R&D, Global Integrated Solutions & Sustainability Officer (Age 56)

What is Andreas Fibig's approval rating as International Flavors & Fragrances' CEO?

118 employees have rated International Flavors & Fragrances CEO Andreas Fibig on Glassdoor.com. Andreas Fibig has an approval rating of 80% among International Flavors & Fragrances' employees.

Who are some of International Flavors & Fragrances' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of International Flavors & Fragrances own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other International Flavors & Fragrances investors own include AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), CVS Health (CVS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), The Procter & Gamble (PG), Verizon Communications (VZ), Costco Wholesale (COST) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

What is International Flavors & Fragrances' stock symbol?

International Flavors & Fragrances trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IFF."

Who are International Flavors & Fragrances' major shareholders?

International Flavors & Fragrances' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Saratoga Research & Investment Management (0.17%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.05%), Rempart Asset Management Inc. (0.05%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.04%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.04%) and DnB Asset Management AS (0.03%). Company insiders that own International Flavors & Fragrances stock include Nicolas Mirzayantz and Winder Investment Pte Ltd.
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Which major investors are selling International Flavors & Fragrances stock?

IFF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including HGK Asset Management Inc., Union Bancaire Privee Asset Management LLC, Fruth Investment Management, Private Capital Group LLC, Park National Corp OH, Albert D Mason Inc., and Burns J W & Co. Inc. NY.
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Which major investors are buying International Flavors & Fragrances stock?

IFF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, DnB Asset Management AS, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Calamos Advisors LLC, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System.
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How do I buy shares of International Flavors & Fragrances?

Shares of IFF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is International Flavors & Fragrances' stock price today?

One share of IFF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $142.86.

How much money does International Flavors & Fragrances make?

International Flavors & Fragrances has a market capitalization of $35.55 billion and generates $5.14 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $455.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.17 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does International Flavors & Fragrances have?

International Flavors & Fragrances employs 13,700 workers across the globe.

When was International Flavors & Fragrances founded?

International Flavors & Fragrances was founded in 1833.

What is International Flavors & Fragrances' official website?

The official website for International Flavors & Fragrances is www.iff.com.

Where are International Flavors & Fragrances' headquarters?

International Flavors & Fragrances is headquartered at 521 W 57TH ST, NEW YORK NY, 10019.

How can I contact International Flavors & Fragrances?

International Flavors & Fragrances' mailing address is 521 W 57TH ST, NEW YORK NY, 10019. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 212-765-5500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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