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International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF)
Basic Materials | Chemicals
144.25  0.79%
FACTOR RANKINGSFACTOR SCREENER 
tickrz RankD / 361Warren Buffett RankB / 142
Pure Value RankD / 389Dividend RankB / 167
Moat RankA / 98Financial Strength RankB / 130
Growth RankB / 181Momentum RankC / 349
IFF vs CHEMICALS SECTOR & S&P 500
VALUATION
IFFSECTORS&P 500
P/E RATIO28.8542.919.28
EV/EBITDA RATIO19.3616.211.77
P/S RATIO3.552.72.03
P/B RATIO6.815.23.09
QUALITY
RETURN ON EQUITY23.54%21.66%13.82%
RETURN ON CAPITAL14.49%11.83%10.04%
NET MARGIN12.96%9.67%9.76%
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
1.78%
PAYOUT RATIO49.74%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTH18.02%
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
PIOTROSKI F SCORE
5 OUT OF 9
DEBT-TO-EQUITY113%
INTEREST COVERAGE10.74x
CURRENT RATIO2.32
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH9.15%
5 YR SPS GROWTH2.25%
5 YR BPS GROWTH8.51%
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International Flavors & Fragrances Inc has carved out a durable competitive advantage within its industry
tickrz rank D / 361
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc receives a D ranking in our proprietary ranking system that combines valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the Top 50 tickrz ranked stocks here.
value
pure value ranking D / 389Warren Buffett ranking B / 142
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 28.9x, a P/B ratio of 6.8x, a P/S ratio of 3.6x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 19.4x. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc ranks 389 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively weak score.International Flavors & Fragrances Inc ranks 142 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a average score, meaning it ranks in the middle of the pack on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc is probably not for you. However, the company's moat is strong so it could be worth investigating in the future should its valuation improve.

quality
moat A / 98financial strength B / 130
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is strong. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc appears to have a durable competitive advantage within the Basic Materials sector. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc has a Piotroski F Score of 5 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 10.74x, a debt/equity ratio of 113% and a Moat Rank of 98 translate to an average Financial Strength score.


momentum C / 349
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 1.32% over the last 12 months. This performance is weak compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 349. Based on its 12 month stock performance, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc will not appeal to momentum investors.

yield B / 167
value + yield
Shares currently yield 1.78%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc ranks 167 among the S&P 500 constituents. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will probably want to look elsewhere.

growth B / 181
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value produce an average score. 9.1% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 2.3% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of 8.5% combine to produce this average score.

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF)
Basic Materials | Chemicals
144.25  0.79%


tickrz rank
D
VALUATION RATIOS
P/E Ratio28.85x
P/B Ratio6.81x
P/S Ratio3.55x
EV/EBITDA Ratio19.36x
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
1.78%
PAYOUT RATIO49.74%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTH18.02%
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
PIOTROSKI F SCORE
5 OUT OF 9
DEBT-TO-EQUITY113%
INTEREST COVERAGE10.74x
CURRENT RATIO2.32
MOAT
ROE23.54%
ROIC14.49%
Net Margin12.96%
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH9.15%
5 YR SPS GROWTH2.25%
5 YR BPS GROWTH8.51%

TICKRZ RANK
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc receives a D ranking in our proprietary ranking system that combines valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the Top 50 tickrz ranked stocks here.

PURE VALUE
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 28.9x, a P/B ratio of 6.8x, a P/S ratio of 3.6x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 19.4x. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc ranks 389 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively weak score.

WARREN BUFFETT RANKING
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc ranks 142 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a average score, meaning it ranks in the middle of the pack on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. If you're looking for undervalued stocks with high moats and strong competitive advantages, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc is probably not for you. However, the company's moat is strong so it could be worth investigating in the future should its valuation improve.

MOAT
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is strong. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc appears to have a durable competitive advantage within the Basic Materials sector.

FINANCIAL STRENGTH
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc has a Piotroski F Score of 5 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 10.74x, a debt/equity ratio of 113% and a Moat Rank of 98 translate to an average Financial Strength score.

MOMENTUM
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 1.32% over the last 12 months. This performance is weak compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 349. Based on its 12 month stock performance, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc will not appeal to momentum investors.

VALUE + YIELD
Shares currently yield 1.78%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc ranks 167 among the S&P 500 constituents. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will probably want to look elsewhere.

GROWTH
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value produce an average score. 9.1% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 2.3% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of 8.5% combine to produce this average score.