Stepan Co. (New York Stock Exchange:SCL)

About the company

Stepan Co. engages in the manufacture and sale of specialty and intermediate chemicals. It operates through the following segments: Surfactants, Polymers, and Specialty Products. The Surfactants segment offers a range of surfactant chemicals such as anionic, cationic, nonionic, and amphoteric surfactants. The Polymers segment produces polyester polyols and phthalic anhydride. The Specialty Products are chemicals used in food, flavoring, nutritional supplement and pharmaceutical applications. The company was founded by Alfred C. Stepan Jr. in 1932 and is headquartered in Northfield, IL.

Sector

Process Industries

Industry

Chemicals: Specialty

Employees

2284

CEO

F. Quinn Stepan

Exchange

New York Stock Exchange

Website

http://www.stepan.com

$2B

Total Revenue

2K

Employees

$2B

Market Capitalization

20.98

Price/Earning ratio

Stock price

Gross Margin (in %)

Total gross margin

$335M

Operating Margin (in %)

Total operating margin

$140M

Net Margin (in %)

Total net margin

$106M

Dividend Yield (in %)

Dividend per share

$1.05

Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Linde Plc LIN 122464.90 28023.00 2.65 52.30 8.35
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Dow, Inc. DOW 30203.16 41752.00 2.34 -18.04 -4.01
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Avantor, Inc. AVTR 10470.75 6079.00 7.28 -46.69 -3.72
Albemarle Corp. ALB 8362.34 3496.00 2.16 16.54 14.50
Albemarle Corp. ALB 8362.34 3496.00 2.16 16.54 14.50
NewMarket Corp. NEU 4377.45 2213.00 6.81 16.03 12.52
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W.R. Grace & Co. GRA 3190.44 1910.00 8.48 22.48 7.52
Balchem Corp. BCPC 3113.55 661.00 3.98 38.04 12.20
Quaker Chemical Corp. KWR 3005.44 1301.00 2.87 -335.43 -0.81
REX American Resources Corp. REX 2829.82 142.00 4.87 56.11 35.57
Rogers Corp. ROG 2374.62 857.00 2.49 72.66 3.75
Stepan Co. SCL 2186.38 1820.00 2.46 20.98 5.81
PolyOne Corp. POL 2032.80 2823.00 1.51 3.40 20.65
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Codexis, Inc. CDXS 664.68 68.00 6.82 -45.84 -21.39
Orion Engineered Carbons SA OEC 660.63 1428.00 3.92 7.74 6.02
Westlake Chemical Partners LP WLKP 635.95 1043.00 2.29 10.04 6.11
Amyris, Inc. AMRS 527.56 167.00 -5.07 -1.77 -175.30
FutureFuel Corp. FF 508.20 210.00 1.42 4.96 48.49
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Loop Industries, Inc. LOOP 352.26 None 9.66 -24.39 None
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Gulf Resources, Inc. GURE 55.90 11.00 0.21 -2.17 -219.83
Pacific Ethanol, Inc. PEIX 36.75 1380.00 0.21 -0.36 -7.42
Aemetis, Inc. AMTX 16.59 200.00 -0.10 -0.43 -19.06
Gevo, Inc. GEVO 6.93 22.00 0.12 -0.22 -145.04
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CDTi Advanced Materials, Inc. CDTI 0.48 24.00 0.16 -0.08 -21.12

Latest insider transactions

Date Role Name Transaction Quantity Quantity Owned After

Stepan Co.

6d ago, source: Barron's

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Exclusive: Lonza expects EPA approval 'very soon' to make COVID-killing claims for surface disinfectants

3d ago, source: Reuters

Lonza Group AG is in the “last step” of discussions with U.S. regulators for approval to claim that its formulation is ...

Stepan Co (SCL) USD1

11d ago, source: Hargreaves Lansdown

The selling price currently displayed is higher than the buying price. This can occur temporarily for a variety of reasons; shortly before the market opens, after the market closes or because of ...

Stepan to Post New Investor Relations Presentation

1mon ago, source: PR Newswire

NORTHFIELD, Ill., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL), has made an Investor Presentation available at www.stepan.com through the Presentations section of the Investor ...

Stepan Co.

1mon ago, source: MarketWatch

VP GC & Secretary 2,222 Acquisition at $71.66 per share. 159,228 ...

Stepan to Post New Investor Relations Presentation

1mon ago, source: Stockhouse

For more information about Stepan Company please visit the Company online at www.stepan.com More information about Stepan's sustainability program can be found on the Why Stepan/Sustainability page at ...

Stepan Co.

1mon ago, source: U.S. News & World Report

Stepan Co. engages in the manufacture and sale of specialty and intermediate chemicals. It operates through the following segments: Surfactants, Polymers, and Specialty Products. The Surfactants ...



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