International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF)

112.40
2.73 2.37
NYSE
Prev Close 115.13
Open 115.02
Day Low/High 111.83 / 115.02
52 Wk Low/High 92.14 / 143.87
Volume 884.35K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 106.93B
Market Cap 11.90B
P/E Ratio 33.32
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

And We're In the Home Stretch

As we enter the final half-hour of trading for this Monday, before too long we'll be hearing about supply-demand imbalances from the floor of the NYSE and the relative afternoon calm will give way to dozens and dozens of companies reporting June qua...

The Week Ahead: Data Streams Keep Flowing

The Week Ahead: Data Streams Keep Flowing

When will the conversation turn to third-quarter GDP?

Day Ahead: Mergers Everywhere

Verizon-AOL is just one of the deals floating around.

Market Wrap: Stocks Get Chopped Up

Market Wrap: Stocks Get Chopped Up

Takeover bid makes Rosetta Resources day's big winner.

The Week Ahead: What About Retailers?

The Week Ahead: What About Retailers?

Earnings reports ease, but savings surge may affect stores.

The Week Ahead: Snap Up Those Bargains

Market routs like these offer golden opportunities.

A Rose at the Wrong Price

A Rose at the Wrong Price

International Flavors and Fragrances looks attractive but the stock's valuation is way too high.

Zero In on Sensor Makers

Zero In on Sensor Makers

These shares look quite interesting right now.

The Friday Wrap

The Friday Wrap

Be far more selective, but recognize where opportunity lies.

Profit from the Fickle Consumer

Profit from the Fickle Consumer

Spending patterns are different in this recovery.

Defensives Leading

They're at the helm today. Defensive stocks -- Procter & Gamble (PG), Coca-Cola (KO), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Clorox (CLX) and so on -- are leading the parade today.

The Week Ahead: A Banner Year Wraps Up

The Week Ahead: A Banner Year Wraps Up

But, it seems, we can't say the same for many hedge funds.

Weak Defense Is Good in a Sense

Consumer staples are dragging, which could signal a period of market stability. A lot of the S&P 500/DJIA damage is weakness in defense consumer staples -- Coca-Cola (KO), Procter & Gamble (PG), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), International Flavors & Fragra...

Staples Showing Strength

Usually, this foreshadows broader market weakness. We have remarkable strength in defensive consumer staples today, including Coca-Cola (KO), PepsiCo (PEP), Procter & Gamble (PG), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Clo...

Del Frisco's Looks Overdone

Del Frisco's Looks Overdone

Despite its earnings beat, the prospects for its secondary offering don't look great.

Defense Dominates

Market leadership today is in the defensive, consumer staples stocks. It is interesting that market leadership today is in the defensive, consumer staples stocks. Just look at Procter & Gamble (PG), PepsiCo (PEP), Clorox (CLX), International Flavors...

Staples Soaring

Again. Today, again, consumer nondurables are leading the parade -- that's a potential negative near-term market consideration. Just look at Procter & Gamble (PG), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Clorox (CLX) and Pe...

A Couple of Morning Worries

A Couple of Morning Worries

P&G and Nestle raise some red flags.

Defense Redux

I don't see this as a market positive. Consumer nondurables are officially in the lead today -- witness Procter & Gamble (PG), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Clorox (CLX), PepsiCo (PEP) and the like. As I wrote ear...

Peering Beyond the Nutrition Retailers

Peering Beyond the Nutrition Retailers

Digging into the nutrition food chain turns up this solid Dutch-based name that flies under the radar.

From the Street of Dreams

Here is a round-up of analysts' actions. Below is a sampling of what the analyst community is up to this morning: Home Depot's (HD) price target raised by Canaccord. International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) was upgraded at Argus. Oracle (ORCL) was l...

Entropic Chips on the Table

Entropic Chips on the Table

Entropic customers are poised to spend billions this year enabling and expanding Internet connectivity.

A Good Time to Trim Your Sails

A Good Time to Trim Your Sails

Consider taking some profits before the pinch on the U.S. consumer gets tighter.

A Saccharine Valuation

A Saccharine Valuation

International Flavors & Fragrances looks toppy at these levels.

Staples Continue to Strengthen

We see good strength across the board in defensive staples. The kids in Bristol are sharp as a pistol When they do the Bristol Stomp Really somethin' when they join in jumpin' When they do the Bristol Stomp Whoa, whoa they start spinnin' every Frida...

Consumer Staples Continue to Gain

Every single defensive stock on my screen is in the green. The rotation into consumer staples is continuing to day with every single defensive stock on my scdreen in the green -- Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Clorox (CLX), Procter & Gamble (PG), Internati...

Get Reacquainted With Some Old Friends

Get Reacquainted With Some Old Friends

These three stocks saw some earnings-related activity, so let's catch up.