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

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$134.79 -1.88 (-1.38 %)
(As of 05/21/2019 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$136.67
Today's Range$134.37 - $136.37
52-Week Range$121.85 - $150.57
Volume851,800 shs
Average Volume946,193 shs
Market Capitalization$14.38 billion
P/E Ratio21.46
Dividend Yield2.14%
Beta0.77
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures flavors and fragrances for use in various consumer products. It operates through three segments: Taste, Scent, and Frutarom. The Taste 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 Scent 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 Frutarom segment creates and manufactures a naturals-focused suite of flavor compounds, functional foods, and specialty fine ingredients to small, local, and regional customers. 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$6.7395 per share
Book Value$57.69 per share

Profitability

Net Income$337.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,000
Market Cap$14.38 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated)
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 Tuesday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.73 per share on Friday, July 5th. This represents a $2.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.17%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 21st. View International Flavors & Fragrances' Dividend History.

How were International Flavors & Fragrances' earnings last quarter?

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (NYSE:IFF) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 6th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.57 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.05. The specialty chemicals company earned $1.30 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.28 billion. International Flavors & Fragrances had a return on equity of 12.74% and a net margin of 7.29%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 39.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.79 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 Tuesday, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for International Flavors & Fragrances.

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

International Flavors & Fragrances updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $6.30-6.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $6.33. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.2-5.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.24 billion.International Flavors & Fragrances also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $6.30-6.50 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for IFF?

10 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for International Flavors & Fragrances' shares. Their forecasts range from $135.00 to $172.00. On average, they anticipate International Flavors & Fragrances' share price to reach $147.5714 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for International Flavors & Fragrances.

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

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for International Flavors & Fragrances in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 4 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?

Media headlines about IFF stock have trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. International Flavors & Fragrances earned a coverage optimism score of -3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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 Micron Technology (MU), Costco Wholesale (COST), Cisco Systems (CSCO), CVS Health (CVS), Corning (GLW), Celgene (CELG), Input Capital (INP), Circle Oil (COP), Starbucks (SBUX) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).

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, Divisional Chief Exec. Officer of Scent (Age 56)
  • Mr. Matthias Haeni, Divisional Chief Exec. Officer of Taste (Age 53)

Who are International Flavors & Fragrances' major shareholders?

International Flavors & Fragrances' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Winder Investment Pte Ltd (19.03%), BlackRock Inc. (6.61%), FMR LLC (2.33%), Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. (1.92%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.30%) and Swedbank (1.18%). Company insiders that own International Flavors & Fragrances stock include Anne Chwat, Dale F Morrison, Francisco Fortanet, 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 FMR LLC, Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Tyers Asset Management LLC, Mawer Investment Management Ltd. and Mirova. Company insiders that have sold International Flavors & Fragrances company stock in the last year include Francisco Fortanet and Nicolas Mirzayantz. 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, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD.. 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 $134.79.

How big of a company is International Flavors & Fragrances?

International Flavors & Fragrances has a market capitalization of $14.38 billion and generates $3.98 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $337.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.28 on an earnings per share basis. International Flavors & Fragrances employs 13,000 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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  344 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  334 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  678
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 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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