Stepan Company (SCL)

NYSE: SCL · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.22 (0.30%)
Sep 28, 2023, 10:33 AM EDT - Market open

Company Description

Stepan Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells specialty and intermediate chemicals to other manufacturers for use in various end products worldwide.

It 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 and disinfection 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, disinfectants, 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 food, flavoring, nutritional supplement, and pharmaceutical applications.

Stepan Company was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois.

Stepan Company
Stepan Company logo
Country United States
Founded 1932
Industry Specialty Chemicals
Sector Materials
Employees 2,453
CEO Scott R. Behrens

Contact Details

Edens & Winnetka Road
Northfield, Illinois 60093
United States
Phone (847) 446-7500

Stock Details

Ticker Symbol SCL
Exchange NYSE
Fiscal Year January - December
Reporting Currency USD
CIK Code 0000094049
CUSIP Number 858586100
ISIN Number US8585861003
Employer ID 36-1823834
SIC Code 2840

Key Executives

Name Position
Scott R. Behrens Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, President and Director
Luis E. Rojo Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Arthur W. Mergner Executive Vice President of Supply Chain
Dr. Jason Scott Keiper Ph.D. Vice President and Chief Technology and Sustainability Officer
David B. Mattingly Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer
David G. Kabbes Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Mark F. Mydlach Vice President of Sales
Janet A. Catlett Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Matthew John Eaken Vice President and Corporate Controller
John V. Venegoni Consultant

Latest SEC Filings

Date Type Title
Aug 28, 2023 144 Filing
Aug 3, 2023 10-Q Quarterly Report
Aug 1, 2023 144 Filing
Jul 31, 2023 144 Filing
Jul 31, 2023 144 Filing
Jul 26, 2023 8-K Current Report
Jun 12, 2023 8-K/A [Amend] Current report
Jun 1, 2023 144 Filing
Jun 1, 2023 144 Filing
May 31, 2023 SD Form - SD