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The current last sale of $70.37 is 3.35% Higher than the 52 week low.
|Intraday||Last 52 Weeks|
|High:||$ 72.35||$ 92.97|
|Low:||$ 70.24||$ 68.09|
ETFs with SCL as a Top 10 Holding*
|Weighting||ETF Name (Symbol)||100-Day Price Change (%)|
|3.44%||PowerShares S&P SmallCap Materials Portfolio (PSCM)||+1.37 (2.63%)|
|*Data is provided by Barchart.com. Data reflects weightings calculated at the beginning of each month. Data is subject to change. **Green highlights the top performing ETF by % change in the past 100 days.|
Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Stepan Company, which was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware on February 19, 1959, and its subsidiaries produce specialty and intermediate chemicals, which are sold to other manufacturers and used in a variety of end products. The Company has three reportable segments: Surfactants, Polymers and Specialty Products. Surfactants are chemical agents that affect the interaction between two surfaces; they can provide actions such as detergency (i.e., the ability of water to remove soil from another surface), wetting and foaming, dispersing, emulsification (aiding two dissimilar liquids to mix), demulsification, viscosity modifications and biocidal disinfectants. Surfactants are the basic cleaning agent in detergents for washing clothes, dishes, carpets, fine fabrics, floors and walls. Surfactants are also used for the same purpose in shampoos, body wash and conditioners, fabric softeners, toothpastes, cosmetics and other personal care products. ... More ...