Shares of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206698429/composite IFF +2.43% shed 1.88% to $133.84 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +2.13% falling 1.90% to 4,418.64 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.63% falling 1.43% to 34,738.06. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. closed $23.24 short of its 52-week high ($157.08), which the company reached on August 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Procter & Gamble Co. /zigman2/quotes/202894679/composite PG +0.95% fell 0.56% to $156.29, L'Oreal S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/203477983/delayed LRLCY +1.47% fell 1.71% to $81.25, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/200740220/composite EL +2.59% fell 4.70% to $300.77. Trading volume (2.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.