International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) open the trading on December 23, 2020, with a bit cautious approach as it glided -3.85% to $110.53. During the day, the stock rose to $114.835 and sunk to $110.42 before settling in for the price of $114.96 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, IFF posted a 52-week range of $92.14-$143.87.
It was noted that the giant of the Basic Materials sector posted annual sales growth of 10.70% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -4.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -3.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $112.18 million, simultaneously with a float of $106.64 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $11.75 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $111.43, while the 200-day Moving Average is $120.16.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 13600 workers. It has generated 377,947 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 33,292. The stock had 5.24 Receivables turnover and 0.39 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +37.30, operating margin was +15.22 and Pretax Margin of +10.85.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Specialty Chemicals industry. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.20%, in contrast to 98.70% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Apr 16, this organization’s Group President Fragrance sold 156 shares at the rate of 118.04, making the entire transaction reach 18,414 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 32,452. Preceding that transaction, on Mar 30, Company’s 10% Owner bought 9,492 for 111.30, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 1,056,456. This particular insider is now the holder of 24,130,000 in total.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 9/29/2020 suggests? It has posted $1.4 earnings per share (EPS) not meeting the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $1.46) by -$0.06. This company achieved a net margin of +8.81 while generating a return on equity of 7.39. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.68 per share during the current fiscal year.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -3.90% and is forecasted to reach 6.11 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 1.75% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -4.60% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.10. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.79. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $34.00, and its Beta score is 1.00. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 2.30.
In the same vein, IFF’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 3.25, a figure that is expected to reach 1.19 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 6.11 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF)
[International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., IFF] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was superior the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 59.10% While, its Average True Range was 2.86.
Raw Stochastic average of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 33.09%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 20.83% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 27.06% that was higher than 25.56% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.