Today, the VP, Supply Chain of Stepan Company, Arthur Mergner, exercised options of Stepan Company for $147.4K.
Following Arthur Mergner’s last SCL Sell transaction on November 08, 2017, the stock climbed by 6.1%. In addition to Arthur Mergner, 6 other SCL executives reported Sell trades in the last month.
Based on Stepan Company’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending December 31, the company posted quarterly revenue of $474 million and quarterly net profit of $9.88 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $421 million and had a net profit of $8.42 million. The company has a one-year high of $92.97 and a one-year low of $68.75. SCL’s market cap is $1.94B and the company has a P/E ratio of 22.02.
The insider sentiment on Stepan Company has been negative according to 78 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.
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Stepan Co. engages in the manufacturing and sale of specialty and intermediate chemicals. It operates through the following segments: Surfactants, Polymers, and Specialty Products. The Surfactants segment offers a range of surfactant chemicals such as anionic, cationic, nonionic, and amphoteric surfactants.