Shares of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206698429/composite IFF -5.90% inched 0.68% higher to $127.97 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.18% rising 0.00% to 35,091.13 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.42% falling 0.37% to 4,483.87. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. closed $29.11 short of its 52-week high ($157.08), which the company reached on August 11th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Procter & Gamble Co. /zigman2/quotes/202894679/composite PG -0.23% fell 0.75% to $160.32, L'Oreal S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/203477983/delayed LRLCY -0.18% rose 0.27% to $84.86, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/200740220/composite EL -1.68% rose 0.34% to $314.43. Trading volume (2.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.