Stepan Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 13,
2014. Shareholders who purchased SCL stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that SCL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $52.01, the dividend yield is 1.31%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCL was $52.01,
representing a -22.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.20 and
a 1.68% increase over the 52 week low of $51.15.
SCL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Procter & Gamble Company (
) and Unilever PLC (
). SCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.91.
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