International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 10884.25. It is in the Specialty Chemicals industry and sector Basic Materials, with a current P/E of 26.43, a forward P/E of 23.1 and EPS of 5.23. At a stock price of 138.16 (0.05%) it has a dividend yield of 1.85%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 9.60%, more recently this last year it has grown by 2.00%. The next year growth is going to be about 7.60% and more long-term 8.30% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 12.60%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 2.90% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 3.40%.
For performance, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 3.02%. For the last month performance for International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. is 2.10%. While the last quarter is 8.15% and half year, 31.23%. Finally for the year, performance is 30.36%.
The 52-week high for International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., is at -1.18%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 43.41%. The 20-day simple moving average is 5.47% and 15.11% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.24%, and for the month it is 1.35%. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., has a target price of 142.63.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.81, and for total debt/equity International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. has 0.89. The gross margin is 45.30%, while operating margin is 25.40%, the profit margin is 17.60%. The current ratio is 2.8 and the quick ratio is 2.
Insider ownership is at 0.30%, with instituitional ownership at 86.20%. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. has a payout ratio of 41.60%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 78.82. The shares float is 78.61, with the float short at 3.66%, with short ratio coming to 6.1.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., get 13.50%, with its returns on investment at 17.60%. Return on equity is 33.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 142.63, reached soon?
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