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IFF International Flavors & Fragrances dividend history, payout ratio & dates

International Flavors & Fragrances's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.81 per share was made to shareholders on record before Sep 22, 2022. The payout stands at $3.18 per share annually, which works out to a dividend yield of 3.5%. The latest IFF stock dividend of $0.81 is an increase from the previous $0.79 distribution, representing a growth of 2.5%.

Key dates

  • IFF last dividend date: Sep 22, 2022
  • IFF next dividend date: Not announced
IFF dividend stats
DPS
$3.18
Dividend yield
3.5%
Payout ratio
126.7%
vs. Basic Materials sector
Dividend yield
2.26%
Payout ratio
26.8%

Dividend yield

What is International Flavors & Fragrances current dividend yield

IFF has a dividend yield of 3.5% which is higher than the Basic Materials sector, the industry and its peers average. In comparison with the Basic Materials sector average of 2.26%, International Flavors & Fragrances's dividend yield is 55% higher. The current dividend yield is higher than the historical average of 2.4% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is IFF dividend payout history and dates

International Flavors & Fragrances has been paying dividends for the last 28 years. According to our data IFF has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 2.6% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 36% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 59%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 22, 2022 Oct 5, 2022 Aug 3, 2022 $0.81 normal
Jun 23, 2022 Jul 6, 2022 May 5, 2022 $0.79 normal
Mar 24, 2022 Apr 6, 2022 Mar 1, 2022 $0.79 normal
Dec 27, 2021 Jan 7, 2022 Dec 8, 2021 $0.79 normal
Sep 23, 2021 Oct 5, 2021 Aug 5, 2021 $0.79 normal
Jun 24, 2021 Jul 6, 2021 May 5, 2021 $0.77 normal
Mar 25, 2021 Apr 6, 2021 Mar 3, 2021 $0.77 normal
Dec 24, 2020 Jan 7, 2021 Dec 9, 2020 $0.77 normal
Sep 23, 2020 Oct 5, 2020 Aug 10, 2020 $0.77 normal
Jun 24, 2020 Jul 6, 2020 May 6, 2020 $0.75 normal
Mar 25, 2020 Apr 6, 2020 Mar 2, 2020 $0.75 normal
Dec 26, 2019 Jan 7, 2020 Dec 11, 2019 $0.75 normal
Sep 20, 2019 Oct 4, 2019 Aug 5, 2019 $0.75 normal
Jun 21, 2019 Jul 5, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 $0.73 normal
Mar 22, 2019 Apr 5, 2019 Mar 5, 2019 $0.73 normal
Dec 27, 2018 Jan 7, 2019 Dec 12, 2018 $0.73 normal
Sep 21, 2018 Oct 5, 2018 Aug 1, 2018 $0.73 normal
Jun 22, 2018 Jul 6, 2018 May 2, 2018 $0.69 normal
Mar 23, 2018 Apr 6, 2018 Mar 6, 2018 $0.69 normal
Dec 28, 2017 Jan 8, 2018 Dec 13, 2017 $0.69 normal
Sep 22, 2017 Oct 6, 2017 Aug 2, 2017 $0.69 normal
Jun 22, 2017 Jul 7, 2017 May 3, 2017 $0.64 normal
Mar 23, 2017 Apr 7, 2017 Mar 7, 2017 $0.64 normal
Dec 23, 2016 Jan 6, 2017 Dec 14, 2016 $0.64 normal
Sep 22, 2016 Oct 6, 2016 Aug 3, 2016 $0.64 normal
Jun 23, 2016 Jul 7, 2016 May 4, 2016 $0.56 normal
Mar 23, 2016 Apr 7, 2016 Mar 10, 2016 $0.56 normal
Dec 23, 2015 Jan 7, 2016 Dec 15, 2015 $0.56 normal
Sep 23, 2015 Oct 6, 2015 $0.56 normal

International Flavors & Fragrances dividend payout ratio

What is International Flavors & Fragrances dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

IFF has a payout ratio of 126.7% which is higher than the Basic Materials sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with the Basic Materials sector average of 26.8%, International Flavors & Fragrances's payout ratio is 373% higher.

Total amount of dividends paid per financial year (from cash flow)

IFF dividend vs peer dividends

How does IFF dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
IFF International Flavors & Fragrances Inc 3.5% $3.18 126.7%
PG PROCTER & GAMBLE Co 2.82% $3.57 59.4%
DD DuPont de Nemours Inc 2.56% $1.29 33.7%
SXT Sensient Technologies Corp 2.37% $1.64 50.2%
BCPC Balchem Corp 0.53% $0.64 18.9%

Frequently asked questions

Does International Flavors & Fragrances pay a dividend?

Yes, International Flavors & Fragrances has paid four dividends in the last 12 months. IFF has been paying dividends since 1994.

When is International Flavors & Fragrances's next dividend?

Currently IFF's next dividend date is unknown, however based on the recent dividend frequency we project that it will likely be in December 2022.

When was IFF's last dividend?

International Flavors & Fragrances's last dividend ex-date was on Sep 22, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.81 per share.

How much dividend does International Flavors & Fragrances pay (per share)?

On an annual basis IFF pays $3.18 per share.

What is International Flavors & Fragrances's dividend yield?

International Flavors & Fragrances's current dividend yield is 3.5%.

How often does International Flavors & Fragrances pay dividends?

International Flavors & Fragrances pays four dividends per year.

What is International Flavors & Fragrances's dividend payout ratio?

International Flavors & Fragrances's dividend payout ratio is 126.7%.

Does International Flavors & Fragrances pay a good dividend?

International Flavors & Fragrances's dividend yield is higher than the Basic Materials sector average.