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Stepan Company (SCL)

Stock Price: $115.47 USD 0.09 (0.08%)
Updated Aug 14, 2020 11:06 AM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 2.59B
Revenue (ttm) 1.81B
Net Income (ttm) 111.18M
Shares Out 22.41M
EPS (ttm) 4.77
PE Ratio 24.21
Forward PE 22.27
Dividend $1.10
Dividend Yield 0.95%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 14, 2020
Last Price $115.47
Previous Close $115.38
Change ($) 0.09
Change (%) 0.08%
Day's Open 114.77
Day's Range 114.77 - 116.04
Day's Volume 3,139
52-Week Range 69.33 - 116.72

More Stats

Market Cap 2.59B
Enterprise Value 2.55B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 21, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date May 28, 2020
Shares Outstanding 22.41M
Float 20.38M
EPS (basic) 4.83
EPS (diluted) 4.77
FCF / Share 3.62
Dividend $1.10
Dividend Yield 0.95%
Earnings Yield 4.13%
FCF Yield 3.21%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 258,435
Short Ratio 2.92
Short % of Float 1.62%
Beta 1.04
PE Ratio 24.21
Forward PE 22.27
P/FCF Ratio 31.18
PS Ratio 1.43
PB Ratio 2.89
Revenue 1.81B
Operating Income 141.08M
Net Income 111.18M
Free Cash Flow 83.02M
Net Cash 37.00M
Net Cash / Share 1.65
Gross Margin 18.30%
Operating Margin 7.81%
Profit Margin 6.20%
FCF Margin 4.59%
ROA 5.52%
ROE 12.67%
ROIC n/a
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (3)

Buy 2
Overweight 0
Hold 1
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(6.95% upside)
Current: $115.47
Target: 123.50
*Average 12-month price target from 2 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-6.78%3.58%8.99%-0.56%-7.84%2.47%4.27%-2.14%28.79%-
Gross Profit340339346339308250282292256236
Operating Income12714915512812090.69109129118108
Net Income10311110186.1975.9757.1072.8379.4071.9865.43
Shares Outstanding23.0523.0222.9522.7922.7322.7622.6221.2720.7320.33
Earnings Per Share4.424.764.313.733.322.493.183.493.212.95
EPS Growth-7.14%10.44%15.55%12.35%33.33%-21.7%-8.88%8.72%8.81%-
Dividend Per Share1.030.931.050.780.730.690.650.500.530.49
Dividend Growth10.81%-11.48%34.84%6.16%5.8%6.15%30%-5.66%8.16%-
Operating Cash Flow21817119921218482.6015010977.3866.13
Capital Expenditures-106-86.65-78.61-103-119-102-92.87-83.16-83.17-73.75
Free Cash Flow11384.4812010964.37-19.2257.4525.81-5.79-7.62
Cash & Equivalents31530029922617685.2213376.8884.10111
Total Debt252276291317331274271182199192
Net Cash / Debt63.6324.118.10-91.27-155-189-137-106-115-80.37
Book Value892807740635557536552479401349
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Stepan Company
Country United States
Employees 2,284
CEO F. Quinn Stepan

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol SCL
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Specialty Chemicals
Unique Identifier NYSE: SCL


Stepan Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells specialty and intermediate chemicals to other manufacturers for use in various end products in North America, Europe, Latin America, and Asia. The company operates through three segments: Surfactants, Polymers, and Specialty Products. The Surfactants segment offers surfactants that are used as principal ingredients in consumer and industrial cleaning products, including detergents for washing clothes, dishes, carpets, and floors and walls, as well as shampoos and body washes; and other applications, such as fabric softeners, germicidal quaternary compounds, and lubricating ingredients. Its surfactants are also used in various applications, including emulsifiers for spreading agricultural products; and industrial applications comprising latex systems, plastics, and composites. The Polymers segment provides polyurethane polyols that are used in the manufacture of rigid foam for thermal insulation in the construction industry, as well as a base raw material for coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomers (CASE); polyester resins, including liquid and powdered products, which are used in CASE applications; and phthalic anhydride that is used in unsaturated polyester resins, alkyd resins, and plasticizers for applications in construction materials, as well as components of automotive, boating, and other consumer products. The Specialty Products segment offers flavors, emulsifiers, and solubilizers for use in the food, flavoring, nutritional supplement, and pharmaceutical applications. Stepan Company was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in Northfield, Illinois.