Washington Trust Bank Has Upped By $429,000 Its Iff (IFF) Stake; KVH Industries (KVHI) Has 0.97 Sentiment

KVH Industries, Inc. designs, develops, makes, and markets mobile connectivity services and products for the marine and land mobile markets in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $175.38 million. It offers mobile satellite TV and communications products, including satellite TV antennas; two-way satellite communications systems; onboard V-IP terminals and hub equipment; network management hardware and software products for maritime communications; and Iridium OpenPort hardware services and products. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also offers airtime plans that enable clients to obtain Internet and voice services; and value-added, news content, and radio content services.

Washington Trust Bank increased Iff (IFF) stake by 1000% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Washington Trust Bank acquired 3,000 shares as Iff (IFF)’s stock rose 10.17%. The Washington Trust Bank holds 3,300 shares with $472,000 value, up from 300 last quarter. Iff now has $11.25 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.44% or $2.02 during the last trading session, reaching $142.42. About 271,004 shares traded. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) has risen 5.32% since February 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.38% the S&P500.

Among 16 analysts covering Internationa Flavors & Fragrances (NYSE:IFF), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Internationa Flavors & Fragrances has $166 highest and $103 lowest target. $148.86’s average target is 4.52% above currents $142.42 stock price. Internationa Flavors & Fragrances had 32 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, November 8. The firm has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Monday, October 16. As per Monday, January 9, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital. Deutsche Bank maintained International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) rating on Wednesday, May 11. Deutsche Bank has “Hold” rating and $124 target. The rating was upgraded by UBS on Thursday, February 23 to “Buy”. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 10 by Deutsche Bank. UBS maintained the shares of IFF in report on Tuesday, August 11 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Monday, November 21. Bernstein initiated International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) on Monday, September 19 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was upgraded by Evercore to “Outperform” on Wednesday, January 17.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.08 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.29, from 0.79 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 21 investors sold IFF shares while 144 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 126 raised stakes. 53.47 million shares or 1.08% less from 54.06 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Congress Asset Management Ma invested in 1.2% or 545,131 shares. Duncker Streett And Inc has invested 0.01% in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF). The Pennsylvania-based Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF). Finemark Bancshares &, Florida-based fund reported 3,992 shares. Bokf Na has invested 0.02% in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF). Sarasin & Partners Ltd Liability Partnership has 24,714 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Td Asset Management holds 0.01% of its portfolio in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) for 25,134 shares. 4,200 were reported by Hrt Fincl Ltd Llc. Trillium Asset Mngmt Ltd Company has 71,253 shares. Conning holds 0.01% or 1,975 shares. Legal & General Grp Incorporated Plc accumulated 0.05% or 437,260 shares. Everett Harris & Ca invested 0.01% in International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF). 2,576 were accumulated by Bessemer Grp Inc. Sei Investments holds 14,399 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Donaldson Capital Limited Liability Corp reported 13,798 shares.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 4 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $13.42 million activity. 1,232 shares were sold by MIRZAYANTZ NICOLAS, worth $176,866 on Friday, September 15. The insider Winder Investment Pte Ltd bought $2.79M. Chwat Anne had sold 3,000 shares worth $411,660 on Tuesday, August 15.

Analysts await KVH Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:KVHI) to report earnings on March, 1. They expect $0.13 earnings per share, up 62.50% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.08 per share. KVHI’s profit will be $2.22 million for 19.71 P/E if the $0.13 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.01 actual earnings per share reported by KVH Industries, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1,400.00% EPS growth.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 sales for $28,273 activity.

The stock decreased 0.97% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $10.25. About 14,242 shares traded. KVH Industries, Inc. (KVHI) has risen 16.54% since February 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.16% the S&P500.

Needham Investment Management Llc holds 3.5% of its portfolio in KVH Industries, Inc. for 1.16 million shares. Signia Capital Management Llc owns 187,128 shares or 2.3% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Investment Management Of Virginia Llc has 2% invested in the company for 712,353 shares. The Virginia-based Outfitter Advisors Ltd. has invested 0.75% in the stock. Systematic Financial Management Lp, a New Jersey-based fund reported 1.46 million shares.