International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF)

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Last closing price (Dec 18 4:00 EDT):
102.53 (2.03%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
2.27% ? 
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Description:
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., together with its subsidiaries, creates, manufactures, and supplies flavor and fragrance products worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Flavors and Fragrances. The Flavors segment offers flavor compounds primarily to the food and beverage industries for use in consumer products, such as prepared foods, beverages, dairy, food, and sweet products. The Fragrances segment provides functional fragrances, including fragrance compounds for personal care and household products; fine fragrance and beauty care comprising perfumes, colognes, and toiletries; and fragrance ingredients consisting of synthetic and natural ingredients that could be combined with other materials to create functional and fine fragrance compounds. This segments’ customer include perfume and toiletries manufacturers in the cosmetics industry; and manufacturers of soaps, detergents, fabric care, household cleaners, and air fresheners in the household products industry. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Lauren Lieberman Barclays Buy   Feb 14, '14   90.58  106.00  Feb 14, '15  15.54% 
Mark Astrachan Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Nov 06, '13   85.22  91.00  Nov 06, '14  14.42% 
Mark Astrachan Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   May 20, '13   80.66    May 20, '14  21.41% 
Lauren Lieberman Barclays Buy   Feb 10, '13   72.00  86.00  Feb 10, '14  20.71% 
Lauren Lieberman Barclays Buy   Feb 10, '11   52.32  67.00  Feb 10, '12  4.30% 
Mark Astrachan Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Jan 05, '11   53.33  65.00  Jan 05, '12  16.36% 
Edward Aaron RBC Capital Markets Buy   Dec 09, '10   52.37  68.00  Dec 09, '11  0.21%