Intl Flavours & Frag Dividend yield

 Price  131.33
 Dividend  3.17
 Earnings  3.93
 Cash-flow  5.64
 Book value  82.08
 Equity  53.84

Intl Flavours & Frag is part of Chemicals business, which is part of Basic Materials industry. Intl Flavours & Frag is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Intl Flavours & Frag paid a total dividend of 808 million USD last year, for a market value of 33,489 millions (Market Cap 33,390 millions). Dividend per share of Intl Flavours & Frag is 3.17 USD, and his stock market price 131.33 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Intl Flavours & Frag has a dividend yield of 2.41%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also lower than average of Basic Materials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Intl Flavours & Frag dividend yield with other Chemicals companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Intl Flavours & Frag

Intl Flavours & Frag Dividend Payout

About the ability of Intl Flavours & Frag to maintain his current dividend of USD 3.17 per share, an amount that accounts for 2.41%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Intl Flavours & Frag payout on ernings is currently 80.66%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Basic Materials industry, which are 38.25% and 40.37% respectively. Both figures show that Intl Flavours & Frag can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Intl Flavours & Frag is USD 5.64 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 3.17, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Intl Flavours & Frag, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Basic Materials industry and Chemicals sector companies.

Intl Flavours & Frag payout

Intl Flavours & Frag Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

Intl Flavours & Frag Stock performance

Finally, last moth Intl Flavours & Frag showed a return of -1.30% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 3.95% of Basic Materials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a -5.90% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Chemicals firms.

Intl Flavours & Frag stock and market return