NYSE:IFF - International Flavors & Fragrances Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$132.01 -0.65 (-0.49 %)
(As of 02/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$132.01
Today's Range$131.25 - $135.44
52-Week Range$122.11 - $150.57
Volume2.41 million shs
Average Volume804,686 shs
Market Capitalization$14.07 billion
P/E Ratio21.02
Dividend Yield2.20%
Beta0.83
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures flavors and fragrances for use in various consumer products. It operates through two segments, Flavors and Fragrances. The Flavors segment offers flavor compounds primarily to the food and beverage industries for use in consumer products, such as prepared foods, beverages, dairy, food, and sweet products. The Fragrances segment provides fragrance compounds, which include fine fragrances comprising perfumes and colognes, as well as consumer fragrances for personal care, household products, and beauty care; 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. This segment serves perfume and toiletries manufacturers in the cosmetics industry; and manufacturers of soaps, detergents, fabric care, household cleaners, and air fresheners in the household products industry. The company has operations in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Greater Asia, North America, and Latin America. 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
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP45950610
Phone212-765-5500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.98 billion
Cash Flow$6.7490 per share
Book Value$21.39 per share

Profitability

Net Income$295.66 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,300
Market Cap$14.07 billion
OptionableOptionable

International Flavors & Fragrances (NYSE:IFF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is International Flavors & Fragrances' stock symbol?

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

How often does International Flavors & Fragrances pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for International Flavors & Fragrances?

International Flavors & Fragrances announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.73 per share on Monday, January 7th. This represents a $2.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. View International Flavors & Fragrances' Dividend History.

How were International Flavors & Fragrances' earnings last quarter?

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (NYSE:IFF) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 13th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.22 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.29 by $0.07. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $1.22 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.24 billion. International Flavors & Fragrances had a return on equity of 20.98% and a net margin of 8.48%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 42.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.40 earnings per share. View International Flavors & Fragrances' Earnings History.

When is International Flavors & Fragrances' next earnings date?

International Flavors & Fragrances is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for International Flavors & Fragrances.

What guidance has International Flavors & Fragrances issued on next quarter's earnings?

International Flavors & Fragrances issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 13th. The company provided EPS guidance of $6.30-$6.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $6.50. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.2-$5.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.37 billion.International Flavors & Fragrances also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $6.30-6.50 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for IFF?

8 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for International Flavors & Fragrances' shares. Their predictions range from $130.00 to $155.00. On average, they expect International Flavors & Fragrances' share price to reach $142.2857 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for International Flavors & Fragrances.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for International Flavors & Fragrances?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for International Flavors & Fragrances in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for International Flavors & Fragrances.

Has International Flavors & Fragrances been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about IFF stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. International Flavors & Fragrances earned a coverage optimism score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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

Who are International Flavors & Fragrances' key executives?

International Flavors & Fragrances' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andreas Fibig, Chairman & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Richard A. O'Leary, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Ms. Anne Chwat, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 60)
  • Mr. Nicolas Mirzayantz, Group Pres of Fragrances (Age 56)
  • Mr. Matthias Haeni, Group Pres of Flavors (Age 53)

Who are International Flavors & Fragrances' major shareholders?

International Flavors & Fragrances' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Winder Investment Pte Ltd (18.32%), BlackRock Inc. (6.37%), Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. (2.12%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.22%), Swedbank (1.11%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.08%). Company insiders that own International Flavors & Fragrances stock include Anne Chwat, Dale F Morrison, Francisco Fortanet, Henry W Howell Jr, Marcello Bottoli, Nicolas Mirzayantz and Winder Investment Pte Ltd. View Institutional Ownership Trends for International Flavors & Fragrances.

Which institutional investors are selling International Flavors & Fragrances stock?

IFF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Engadine Partners LLP, First Trust Advisors LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Sarasin & Partners LLP, Gabelli Funds LLC and Korea Investment CORP. Company insiders that have sold International Flavors & Fragrances company stock in the last year include Anne Chwat and Francisco Fortanet. View Insider Buying and Selling for International Flavors & Fragrances.

Which institutional investors are buying International Flavors & Fragrances stock?

IFF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Winder Investment Pte Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd, Geode Capital Management LLC, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought International Flavors & Fragrances stock in the last two years include Dale F Morrison, Marcello Bottoli and Winder Investment Pte Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for International Flavors & Fragrances.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is International Flavors & Fragrances' stock price today?

One share of IFF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $132.01.

How big of a company is International Flavors & Fragrances?

International Flavors & Fragrances has a market capitalization of $14.07 billion and generates $3.98 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $295.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.28 on an earnings per share basis. International Flavors & Fragrances employs 7,300 workers across the globe.

What is International Flavors & Fragrances' official website?

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

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for International Flavors & Fragrances (NYSE IFF)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  328 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  315 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  643
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about International Flavors & Fragrances and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IFF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IFF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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