NYSE:IFF - International Flavors & Fragrances Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$128.94 -0.96 (-0.74 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 02:43 PM ET)
Previous Close$128.94
Today's Range$128.22 - $130.05
52-Week Range$122.11 - $157.40
Volume639,544 shs
Average Volume483,167 shs
Market Capitalization$10.18 billion
P/E Ratio21.89
Dividend Yield2.14%
International Flavors & Fragrances logoInternational 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.94
Current Ratio2.75
Quick Ratio1.79


Trailing P/E Ratio21.89
Forward P/E Ratio20.50
P/E Growth2.28

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.40 billion
Price / Sales2.99
Cash Flow$7.4231 per share
Price / Cash17.37
Book Value$21.39 per share
Price / Book6.03


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.89
Net Income$295.66 million
Net Margins8.83%
Return on Equity27.89%
Return on Assets10.46%


Outstanding Shares78,940,000
Market Cap$10,179.04

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.69 per share on Friday, July 6th. This represents a $2.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 22nd. View International Flavors & Fragrances' Dividend History.

How were International Flavors & Fragrances' earnings last quarter?

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (NYSE:IFF) announced its earnings results on Monday, May, 7th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.69 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.10. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $930.93 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $911.57 million. International Flavors & Fragrances had a net margin of 8.83% and a return on equity of 27.89%. The firm's revenue was up 12.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.52 EPS. View International Flavors & Fragrances' Earnings History.

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

International Flavors & Fragrances issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $6.21-6.33 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $6.28. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.60-3.67 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.64 billion.

What price target have analysts set for IFF?

10 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for International Flavors & Fragrances' shares. Their forecasts range from $124.00 to $166.00. On average, they anticipate International Flavors & Fragrances' share price to reach $144.6250 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings 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, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

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 56)
  • Mr. Richard A. O'Leary, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Ms. Anne Chwat, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Nicolas Mirzayantz, Group Pres of Fragrances (Age 55)
  • Mr. Matthias Haeni, Group Pres of Flavors (Age 52)

Has International Flavors & Fragrances been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about IFF stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. International Flavors & Fragrances earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.64 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are International Flavors & Fragrances' major shareholders?

International Flavors & Fragrances' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Winder Investment Pte Ltd (17.73%), WINDER INVESTMENT PTE LTD (15.20%), Swedbank (1.26%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.39%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%) and NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (0.04%). 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 major investors are selling International Flavors & Fragrances stock?

IFF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Riverbridge Partners LLC, Hartford Investment Management Co., Oakbrook Investments LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., GWM Advisors LLC, Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund and Amalgamated Bank. Company insiders that have sold International Flavors & Fragrances company stock in the last year include Anne Chwat, Francisco Fortanet and Nicolas Mirzayantz. View Insider Buying and Selling for International Flavors & Fragrances.

Which major 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, Swedbank, Clinton Group Inc., DnB Asset Management AS, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Bright Rock Capital Management LLC, LS Investment Advisors LLC and Addenda Capital Inc.. 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 $128.94.

How big of a company is International Flavors & Fragrances?

International Flavors & Fragrances has a market capitalization of $10.18 billion and generates $3.40 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $295.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.89 on an earnings per share basis. International Flavors & Fragrances employs 7,300 workers across the globe.

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:  285 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  258 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  543
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 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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