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International Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. (IFF) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Major Chemicals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017Bullish EngulfingDojiThu, 16 Nov 20170.11%
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148.75 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EDT
Open: 148.04 Range: 147.51 - 148.95 Vol: 210.25K Avg Vol: 322.83K
EPS: 4.96 P/E ratio: 29.75 EBITDA: 671.23M Mkt Cap: 11.64B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 149.13
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 148.46
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 146.71
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 136.41
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Daily Chart of IFF

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "International Flavors & Fragrances, Inc." (IFF)?

IFF is in a long term trading range with an upward bias. The last 52 weeks has seen this stock maintain an upward swing with about 67% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. The 50 day moving average also indicates range bound trading but with a general bullish upside bias. Even the 20 day moving average is exhibiting similar bullish bias in a trading range. For adventurous traders, once a trading range is identified, a viable strategy is to short breakouts and buy breakdowns with the expectation IFF will return into the established trading range. However, a more conservative and higher probability trade is to still buy dips as the longer term trend is still up. A good place to accummulate longs is at the 200 SMA currently near 136.41. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "IFF".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $146.08* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
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