Company profile

Ticker
SCL
Exchange
Website
CEO
F. Quinn Stepan
Employees
Incorporated in
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Fiscal year end
SEC CIK
IRS number
361823834

SCL stock data

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Calendar

30 Oct 19
25 Jan 20
31 Dec 20

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Company financial data Financial data

Quarter (USD) Sep 19 Jun 19 Mar 19 Dec 18
Revenue 451.58M 473M 489.17M 466.66M
Net income 25.89M 30.22M 24.98M 26.95M
Diluted EPS 1.11 1.3 1.07 1.16
Net profit margin 5.73% 6.39% 5.11% 5.77%
Operating income 27.97M 41.07M 29.74M 39.39M
Net change in cash 10.73M 5.81M -30.74M 26.21M
Cash on hand 286M 275.27M 269.46M 300.19M
Cost of revenue 374.18M 380.04M 404.56M 389.91M
Annual (USD) Dec 18 Dec 17 Dec 16 Dec 15
Revenue 1.99B 1.93B 1.77B 1.78B
Net income 112.76M 91.58M 86.19M 75.97M
Diluted EPS 4.83 3.92 3.73 3.32
Net profit margin 5.66% 4.76% 4.88% 4.28%
Operating income 151.42M 147.2M 127.83M 122.79M
Net change in cash 1.3M 73.15M 49.6M 90.93M
Cash on hand 300.19M 298.89M 225.74M 176.14M
Cost of revenue 1.65B 1.59B 1.43B 1.47B

Financial data from Stepan earnings reports

73.8% owned by funds/institutions
13F holders
Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 193 187 +3.2%
Opened positions 22 14 +57.1%
Closed positions 16 35 -54.3%
Increased positions 65 71 -8.5%
Reduced positions 64 60 +6.7%
13F shares
Current Prev Q Change
Total value 4.2B 3.83B +9.7%
Total shares 16.64M 16.82M -1.0%
Total puts 83.5K 68.2K +22.4%
Total calls 81.6K 56.41K +44.7%
Total put/call ratio 1.0 1.2 -15.4%
Largest owners
Shares Value Change
BLK BlackRock 3.05M $295.56M +0.8%
Vanguard 2.29M $222.6M +0.5%
HighTower Advisors 1.96M $189.85M +1.9%
Dimensional Fund Advisors 1.1M $106.68M -0.6%
STT State Street 600.16K $58.25M -11.9%
Wellington Management 572.63K $55.58M -10.0%
BK Bank Of New York Mellon 389.76K $37.83M -3.0%
NTRS Northern Trust 384.54K $37.32M +7.9%
Renaissance Technologies 368K $35.72M +10.9%
Geode Capital Management 300.68K $29.18M -2.4%
Largest transactions
Shares Bought/sold Change
United Services Automobile Association 0 -94.64K EXIT
Allianz Asset Management GmbH 77.91K -94.1K -54.7%
STT State Street 600.16K -81.18K -11.9%
Wellington Management 572.63K -63.63K -10.0%
Roubaix Capital 0 -57.34K EXIT
WFC Wells Fargo & Co. 186.58K +44.79K +31.6%
MS Morgan Stanley 73.21K -40.75K -35.8%
American Century Companies 39.64K +39.64K NEW
HighTower Advisors 1.96M +36.78K +1.9%
Renaissance Technologies 368K +36.2K +10.9%

Financial report summary

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Management Discussion
  • Net income attributable to the Company for the third quarter of 2019 increased 19 percent to $25.9 million, or $1.11 per diluted share, from $21.8 million, or $0.93 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2018. Adjusted net income increased six percent to $27.9 million, or $1.20 per diluted share, from $26.4 million, or $1.13 per diluted share, in 2018 (see the “Reconciliation of Non-GAAP Adjusted Net Income and Diluted Earnings per Share” section of this MD&A for reconciliations between reported net income attributable to the Company and related earnings per diluted share and non-GAAP adjusted net income and related earnings per diluted share). Below is a summary discussion of the major factors leading to the quarter-over-quarter changes in net sales, profits and expenses.  A detailed discussion of segment operating performance for the third quarter of 2019 compared to the third quarter of 2018 follows the summary.
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