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

Stepan Co (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 Co (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, personal care, supplement and pharmaceutical sectors. The company provides polymers used in the construction, refrigeration, automotive, boating and other consumer product industries. Stepan operates research and development centers, sales and logistics organizations, and a distribution network across world. The company has manufacturing plants in North and South America, Europe and Asia. Stepan is headquartered in Northfield, Illinois, the US.

Stepan Co Key Recent Developments

Feb 23,2018: Stepan Reports Fourth Quarter and Record Full Year 2017 Results
Feb 23,2018: Stepan Reports Fourth Quarter and Record Full Year 2017 Results
Feb 02,2018: Stepan Company Executes $350 Million Five Year Revolving Credit Facility Agreement
Feb 02,2018: Stepan Company Executes $350 Million Five Year Revolving Credit Facility Agreement
Apr 26,2017: Stepan Reports Record Quarterly Earnings 2017

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.
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.

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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 Co - Key Facts
Stepan Co - Key Employees
Stepan Co - Key Employee Biographies
Stepan Co - Major Products and Services
Stepan Co - History
Stepan Co - Company Statement
Stepan Co - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Stepan Co - Business Description
Business Segment: Polymers
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: Specialty Products
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: Surfactants
Overview
Performance
Geographical Segment: All Other Countries
Performance
Geographical Segment: Brazil
Performance
Geographical Segment: France
Performance
Geographical Segment: Poland
Performance
Geographical Segment: The UK
Performance
Geographical Segment: The US
Performance
Stepan Co - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Stepan Co - Strengths
Stepan Co - Weaknesses
Stepan Co - Opportunities
Stepan Co - Threats
Stepan Co - 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
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Feb 23, 2018: Stepan Reports Fourth Quarter and Record Full Year 2017 Results
Feb 23, 2018: Stepan Reports Fourth Quarter and Record Full Year 2017 Results
Feb 02, 2018: Stepan Company Executes $350 Million Five Year Revolving Credit Facility Agreement
Feb 02, 2018: Stepan Company Executes $350 Million Five Year Revolving Credit Facility Agreement
Apr 26, 2017: Stepan Reports Record Quarterly Earnings 2017
Feb 22, 2017: Stepan Reports Fourth Quarter And Record Full Year 2016 Results
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Stepan Co, Key Facts
Stepan Co, Key Employees
Stepan Co, Key Employee Biographies
Stepan Co, Major Products and Services
Stepan Co, History
Stepan Co, Other Locations
Stepan Co, Subsidiaries
Stepan Co, Key Competitors
Stepan Co, Ratios based on current share price
Stepan Co, Annual Ratios
Stepan Co, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Stepan Co, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Stepan Co, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Stepan Co, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Stepan Co, Ratio Charts

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