Internationa Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. (IFF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 24, 2013
Internationa Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. ( IFF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.39 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased IFF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.71% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $83.13, the dividend yield is 1.88%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IFF was $83.13, representing a -2.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.99 and a 40.3% increase over the 52 week low of $59.25.
IFF is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). IFF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.37. Zacks Investment Research reports IFF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.24%, compared to an industry average of -4.2%.