Trade Ideas Newsletter 04/19/2016

IFF is at the start of a significant breakout

Based on the preceding analysis in IFF, traders should determine that their account can handle increased risk from a new position. Also be sure that IFF is not too correlated with your existing position. Lastly, excellent traders always check how a new addition relates to not just their overall account, but the prevailing market action as well. For example, check the S&P 500. Is it trending up or down recently? Has it recently exceeded key resistance or support levels? Be sure to align your trading actions on IFF with the overall market so you are not swimming against the tide.

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Currently the calculated sentiment levels, evaluated by Traders For Wealth, have shown an increasingly positive bias toward IFF. Also, the price action in IFF has been moving on up. This is a strong sign for a potential upside breakout. Traders should view this as a bullish trade and make sure it aligns with the overall market mood, and their current positions.

International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF)

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) creates, manufactures and supplies flavors and fragrances for the food, beverage, personal care and household products industries either in the form of compounds or individual ingredients. The company operates in two segments: Flavors and Fragrances. Flavors segment offers flavor compounds that are sold to the food and beverage industries for use in consumer products, such as prepared foods, beverages, dairy, food and sweet products. Fragrances segment offers fragrance compounds, including fine and fragrance ingredients. The Company’s products are sold principally to manufacturers of perfumes and cosmetics, hair and other personal care products, soaps and detergents, cleaning products, dairy, meat and other processed foods, beverages, snacks and savory foods, sweet and baked goods, and pharmaceutical and oral care products.