Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 12/23/15, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (Symbol: IFF) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.56, payable on 1/7/16. As a percentage of IFF's recent stock price of $116.25, this dividend works out to approximately 0.48%.
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from IFF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.93% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of IFF shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
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