About Stepan Company
Stepan Company produces specialty and intermediate chemicals, which are sold to other manufacturers and used in a variety of end products. The Company has three segments: Surfactants, Polymers and Specialty Products. The Company's Surfactants segment offers products, which are principal ingredients in consumer and industrial cleaning products, such as detergents for washing clothes, dishes, carpets, floors and walls, as well as shampoos and body washes. The Company's Polymers segment includes polyurethane polyols, polyester resins and phthalic anhydride. The Company's Specialty Products segment includes flavors, emulsifiers and solubilizers used in food, flavoring, nutritional supplement and pharmaceutical applications. Its markets include manufacturers of cleaning and washing compounds, paints, cosmetics, food, beverages, nutritional supplements, agricultural products, plastics, furniture, automotive equipment, insulation and refrigeration.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Basic Materials
- Industry: Cleaning Products
- Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: SCL
- CUSIP: 85858610
- Previous Close: $73.07
- 50 Day Moving Average: $77.96
- 200 Day Moving Average: $75.54
- 52-Week Range: $48.82 - $87.00
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.59
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.64
- P/E Growth: 0.89
- Market Cap: $1.67B
- Outstanding Shares: 22,404,000
- Beta: 1.17
- Net Margins: 5.03%
- Return on Equity: 16.74%
- Return on Assets: 7.87%
Companies Related to Stepan Company:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.48%
- Current Ratio: 2.85%
- Quick Ratio: 2.09%
What is Stepan Company's stock symbol?
Stepan Company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SCL."
How often does Stepan Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Stepan Company?
Stepan Company announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.205 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.82 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 1st.
Where is Stepan Company's stock going? Where will Stepan Company's stock price be in 2017?
4 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Stepan Company's stock. Their predictions range from $37.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Stepan Company's share price to reach $47.50 in the next twelve months.
When will Stepan Company announce their earnings?
Stepan Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.
Who owns Stepan Company stock?
Stepan Company's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.68%), Allianz Asset Management AG (2.35%), State Street Corp (2.10%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.32%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (1.23%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (0.75%). Company insiders that own Stepan Company stock include Arthur W Mergner, Debra Stefaniak, F Quinn Stepan, F Quinn Stepan Jr, Frank Pacholec, Gregory Servatius, Jan Stern Reed, Scott C Mason and Scott D Beamer.
Who sold Stepan Company stock? Who is selling Stepan Company stock?
Stepan Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Allianz Asset Management AG, Employees Retirement System of Texas, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Systematic Financial Management LP and State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Stepan Company stock in the last year include Arthur W Mergner, Debra Stefaniak, F Quinn Stepan, F Quinn Stepan Jr, Frank Pacholec, Gregory Servatius and Scott C Mason.
Who bought Stepan Company stock? Who is buying Stepan Company stock?
Stepan Company's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Summit Global Investments, RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC and A.R.T. Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Stepan Company stock in the last two years include Debra Stefaniak, Jan Stern Reed and Scott D Beamer.
How do I buy Stepan Company stock?
Shares of Stepan Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Stepan Company stock cost?
One share of Stepan Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.07.