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Stepan Company (SCL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Stepan Company (SCL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

Stepan Company (Stepan) is a provider of chemical solutions. The company manufactures basic, specialty and intermediate chemicals, including surfactants, germicidal and fabric softening quaternaries, polyurethane polyols, phthalic anhydride, specialty products, and special ingredients for the food, supplement and pharmaceutical sectors. The company provides polymers used in the construction, refrigeration, automotive, boating and other consumer product industries. With research and development centers, sales and logistics organizations, and a distribution network across world, Stepan offers a broad portfolio of products to its customers. The company has manufacturing plants in North and South America, Europe and Asia. Stepan is headquartered in Northfield, Illinois, the US.

Stepan Company Key Recent Developments

Feb 22,2017: Stepan Reports Fourth Quarter And Record Full Year 2016 Results
Oct 20,2016: Stepan Announces Changes To Board Of Directors
Oct 18,2016: Stepan Reports Strong Third Quarter Results
Jul 20,2016: Stepan Reports Record Second Quarter And First Half Earnings
Jun 02,2016: Stepan Announces Expansion Of Poland Polyester Polyol Facility

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

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The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

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The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

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Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company


Section 1 - About the Company
Stepan Company - Key Facts
Stepan Company - Key Employees
Stepan Company - Key Employee Biographies
Stepan Company - Major Products and Services
Stepan Company - History
Stepan Company - Company Statement
Stepan Company - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Stepan Company - Business Description
Stepan Company - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Stepan Company - Strengths
Stepan Company - Weaknesses
Stepan Company - Opportunities
Stepan Company - Threats
Stepan Company - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Stepan Company, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Feb 22, 2017: Stepan Reports Fourth Quarter And Record Full Year 2016 Results
Oct 20, 2016: Stepan Announces Changes To Board Of Directors
Oct 18, 2016: Stepan Reports Strong Third Quarter Results
Jul 20, 2016: Stepan Reports Record Second Quarter And First Half Earnings
Jun 02, 2016: Stepan Announces Expansion Of Poland Polyester Polyol Facility
Apr 26, 2016: Stepan Reports Record First Quarter Earnings
Feb 24, 2016: Stepan Reports Higher Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2015 Results
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Stepan Company, Key Facts
Stepan Company, Key Employees
Stepan Company, Key Employee Biographies
Stepan Company, Major Products and Services
Stepan Company, History
Stepan Company, Other Locations
Stepan Company, Subsidiaries
Stepan Company, Key Competitors
Stepan Company, Ratios based on current share price
Stepan Company, Annual Ratios
Stepan Company, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Stepan Company, Interim Ratios
Stepan Company, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Stepan Company, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016)
Stepan Company, Ratio Charts

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