Internationa Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.34 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased IFF stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
9.68% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $65.69, the dividend yield is 2.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IFF was $65.69,
representing a -0.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.22 and a
28.3% increase over the 52 week low of $51.20.
IFF is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (
) and Dow Chemical Company (
). IFF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports IFF's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 7.25%, compared to an
industry average of 4.6%.
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