Anne Chwat Sold 3,000 Shares of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF); Lockheed Martin (LMT) Has 1.24 Sentiment

Lockheed Martin Corporation, a security and aerospace company, engages in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration, and sustainment of technology systems, products, and services worldwide. The company has market cap of $101.84 billion. It operates through four divisions: Aeronautics, Missiles and Fire Control, Rotary and Mission Systems, and Space Systems. It has a 52.04 P/E ratio. The Aeronautics segment offers combat and air mobility aircraft, unmanned air vehicles, and related technologies.

Anne Chwat, EVP – GC – & Corp. Sec’y of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc, in an insider legal trading transaction unloaded some 3,000 shares whose worth is estimated to be $405,960 at average stock price of $135.3. Currently, Anne Chwat holds 39,821 shares or 0.05% of the company’s total market cap.

Analysts await International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) to report earnings on February, 21. They expect $1.30 EPS, up 6.56% or $0.08 from last year’s $1.22 per share. IFF’s profit will be $102.67 million for 27.44 P/E if the $1.30 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.47 actual EPS reported by International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -11.56% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.08 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.29, from 0.79 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 21 investors sold International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. shares while 144 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 126 raised stakes. 53.47 million shares or 1.08% less from 54.06 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Vanguard Gru has 8.84M shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Parkside Bancshares & Tru stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF). Cypress Capital holds 7,882 shares. Johnson Finance Incorporated has 21 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Fdx Advisors has 3,658 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Ahl Prtn Llp stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF). Capital accumulated 1.26 million shares or 0.22% of the stock. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited has 1,900 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt System holds 0.01% or 6,422 shares. Qs Invsts Ltd Liability Company reported 2,828 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Kornitzer Capital Ks reported 0.23% of its portfolio in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF). Rockefeller holds 114 shares. Schwab Charles Mngmt holds 0.05% or 372,249 shares in its portfolio. Northern Trust holds 1.09M shares. Florida-based State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement has invested 0.05% in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF).

Among 16 analysts covering Internationa Flavors & Fragrances (NYSE:IFF), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Internationa Flavors & Fragrances has $166 highest and $103 lowest target. $149.14’s average target is 4.51% above currents $142.71 stock price. Internationa Flavors & Fragrances had 34 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold” on Thursday, February 15. Evercore upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, January 17 report. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Overweight” on Friday, August 21. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) on Thursday, February 15 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, February 23 by UBS. The rating was maintained by Argus Research on Tuesday, August 16 with “Buy”. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, January 25 to “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Monday, September 18. The stock has “Neutral” rating by UBS on Tuesday, August 9. The stock of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, November 8.

The stock increased 0.62% or $0.88 during the last trading session, reaching $142.71. About 282,238 shares traded. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) has risen 5.32% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.38% the S&P500.

Since August 24, 2017, it had 2 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $6.38 million activity. $3.85 million worth of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) was bought by Winder Investment Pte Ltd. Another trade for 1,232 shares valued at $176,866 was sold by MIRZAYANTZ NICOLAS. $85,590 worth of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) shares were sold by Fortanet Francisco.

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., together with its subsidiaries, creates, makes, and supplies flavors and fragrances for use in various consumer products. The company has market cap of $11.27 billion. It operates through two divisions, Flavors and Fragrances. It has a 27.36 P/E ratio. 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.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $9.28 million activity.

The stock decreased 0.54% or $1.94 during the last trading session, reaching $358.59. About 698,905 shares traded. Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) has risen 14.19% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.51% the S&P500.