International Flavors Fragrances Stock Today

IFF Stock  USD 96.76  1.35  1.38%   


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Odds Of Distress

Less than 29

Below Average
International Flavors is trading at 96.76 as of the 17th of July 2024. This is a 1.38 percent decrease since the beginning of the trading day. The stock's lowest day price was 96.63. International Flavors has about a 29 % chance of experiencing some form of financial distress in the next two years of operation and had a somewhat good performance during the last 90 days. Note, on May 22, 2024, Senator Gary Peters of US Senate acquired $15k to $50k worth of International Flavors's common stock.
Business Domain
IPO Date
31st of December 1981
Basic Materials
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. The company has 255.35 M outstanding shares of which 3.3 M shares are currently shorted by investors with about 2.05 days to cover. More on International Flavors Fragrances

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International Stock Highlights

ESG Sustainability
CEO DirectorJon Fyrwald
Thematic IdeaChemicals (View all Themes)
Old Names[International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., IFF, Iffe Futura S.A, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.]
Business ConcentrationSpecialty Chemicals, Basic Materials, NYSE Composite, SP 500 Index, Chemicals, Materials, Chemicals, Specialty Chemicals, Basic Materials (View all Sectors)
Excise Tax ActivitiesAnimal Testing
Average Analyst Recommendation
Financial Strength
Current ValueLast YearChange From Last Year 10 Year Trend
Asset Turnover0.350.3706
Notably Down
Slightly volatile
Gross Profit Margin0.50.2613
Way Up
Slightly volatile
Total Current Liabilities3.9 B3.8 B
Sufficiently Up
Slightly volatile
Non Current Liabilities Total13.2 B12.6 B
Sufficiently Up
Slightly volatile
Total Assets32.5 B31 B
Sufficiently Up
Slightly volatile
Total Current Assets6.6 B6.3 B
Sufficiently Up
Slightly volatile
Total Cash From Operating Activities1.5 B1.4 B
Sufficiently Up
Slightly volatile
Debt Levels
International Flavors can leverage the use of borrowed funds to amplify returns from an investment. In general, analyzing the relationship between debt to total assets helps investors to understand International Flavors' financial leverage. It provides some insight into what part of International Flavors' total assets is financed by creditors.
International Flavors Fragrances has 10.82 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 0.63, which is OK given its current industry classification. International Flavors has a current ratio of 1.61, which is typical for the industry and considered as normal. Note however, debt could still be an excellent tool for International to invest in growth at high rates of return.

Free Cash Flow

982.8 Million
International Flavors Fragrances (IFF) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in 521 West 57th Street, New York, NY, United States, 10019-2960 and employs 21,500 people. International Flavors is listed under Specialty Chemicals category by Fama And French industry classification. The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with a total capitalization of 25.05 B. International Flavors runs under Chemicals sector within Materials industry. The entity has 255.35 M outstanding shares of which 3.3 M shares are currently shorted by investors with about 2.05 days to cover. International Flavors Fragrances has about 483 M in cash with 1.44 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 2.23.
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Ownership Allocation
The majority of International Flavors outstanding shares are owned by outside corporations. These institutional investors are usually referred to as non-private investors looking to purchase positions in International Flavors to benefit from reduced commissions. Consequently, third-party entities are subject to a different set of regulations than regular investors in International Flavors Fragrances. Please pay attention to any change in the institutional holdings of International Flavors as this could imply that something significant has changed or is about to change at the company. Please note that on May 22, 2024, Senator Gary Peters of US Senate acquired $15k to $50k worth of International Flavors's common stock.
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International Stock Institutional Holders

InstituionRecorded OnShares
Icahn Carl C2024-03-31
3.8 M
Sachem Head Capital Management Lp2024-03-31
3.3 M
Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas Inc2024-03-31
3.2 M
Northern Trust Corp2024-03-31
2.9 M
Morgan Stanley - Brokerage Accounts2024-03-31
2.8 M
Amvescap Plc.2024-03-31
2.5 M
Capital Research Global Investors2024-03-31
2.2 M
Legal & General Group Plc2024-03-31
Bank Of New York Mellon Corp2024-03-31
1.9 M
Vanguard Group Inc2024-03-31
29.7 M
Dodge & Cox2024-03-31
27.7 M
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International Flavors Historical Income Statement

At this time, International Flavors' Total Revenue is most likely to increase significantly in the upcoming years. The International Flavors' current Gross Profit is estimated to increase to about 3.1 B, while EBIT is projected to decrease to roughly 446.8 M. View More Fundamentals

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International Flavors Corporate Directors

Matthias HeinzelIndependent DirectorProfile
Christina GoldIndependent DirectorProfile
Kathryn BoorIndependent DirectorProfile
Edward BreenLead Independent DirectorProfile

Additional Information and Resources on Investing in International Stock

When determining whether International Flavors is a strong investment it is important to analyze International Flavors' competitive position within its industry, examining market share, product or service uniqueness, and competitive advantages. Beyond financials and market position, potential investors should also consider broader economic conditions, industry trends, and any regulatory or geopolitical factors that may impact International Flavors' future performance. For an informed investment choice regarding International Stock, refer to the following important reports:
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Is Specialty Chemicals space expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of International Flavors. If investors know International will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about International Flavors listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
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The market value of International Flavors is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of International that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of International Flavors' value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is International Flavors' true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because International Flavors' market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect International Flavors' underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between International Flavors' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine if International Flavors is a good investment by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, International Flavors' price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.