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Stepan Company (SCL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 01, 2019

Stepan Company ( SCL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 01, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SCL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of SCL was $94.2, representing a -1.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $95.32 and a 38.35% increase over the 52 week low of $68.09.

SCL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) and Unilever NV ( UN ). SCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.83. Zacks Investment Research reports SCL's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 6.05%, compared to an industry average of -1.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SCL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SCL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have SCL as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco S&P SmallCap Materials ETF ( PSCM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCM with an decrease of -7.57% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SCL at 4.33%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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