Stepan Co. (SCL) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.17
Stepan (NYSE:SCL) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 18th, AnalystRatings.NET reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 28th will be given a dividend of 0.17 per share on Friday, March 14th. This represents a $0.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.08%.
Stepan (NYSE:SCL) opened at 63.20 on Tuesday. Stepan has a 1-year low of $52.34 and a 1-year high of $67.20. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $63.65 and its 200-day moving average is $60.52. The company has a market cap of $1.410 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.63.
Stepan (NYSE:SCL) last released its earnings data on Wednesday, February 19th. The company reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.24. The company had revenue of $474.33 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $463.60 million. On average, analysts predict that Stepan will post $3.62 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Stepan Company produces specialty and intermediate chemicals, which are sold to other manufacturers and then made into a variety of end products.
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