|07/23/14||Stepan Reports Second Quarter Results and Announces Dividend|
|-- Net Sales increased 6% to $504.1 million versus $474.4 million in the prior year period.
-- Net income was $24.4 million, up 7% versus $22.7 million in the prior year period. Net income, excluding deferred compensation was $20.6 million essentially flat with prior year results of $20.4 million.
-- Diluted EPS was $1.06 versus $0.99 in the prior year period. Diluted EPS, excluding deferred compensation, was $0.90 versus $0.89 in the prior year period.
-- Polymer sales volume was up 22... |
|07/15/14||Stepan Announces Agreement to Acquire Sulfonation Production Facility in Brazil|
|NORTHFIELD, Ill., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL), through its subsidiary in Brazil, today reported that it has reached an agreement with Procter & Gamble do Brasil S.A. to acquire their sulfonation production facility in Bahia, Brazil subject to approval by the Brazilian antitrust authorities and by the Industrial Development Superintendence of Bahia State, as well as other customary closing conditions. The facility is located in the northeast region of Brazil and h... |
|07/09/14||Stepan Announces Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast|
|NORTHFIELD, Ill., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL) will issue its second quarter earnings results on Wednesday, July 23 at approximately 7:00 a.m. ET (6:00 a.m. CT). Supporting slides will be posted at approximately the same time on the Investor Relations/Presentations page at www.stepan.com. The Company will hold its second quarter conference call to discuss the financial and operational performance highlights on the same day at 8:00 a.m. ET (7:00 a.m. CT).
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|05/01/14||Stepan VP & GM, Surfactants, John Venegoni, To Retire|
|Scott Behrens, VP of Business Management, Named as Successor
NORTHFIELD, Ill., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- John Venegoni, 55, Vice President & General Manager, Surfactants, announced his intention to retire effective September 5, 2014, after over 30 years of dedicated service to Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL). Scott Behrens, 44, currently the Vice President of Business Management with more than two decades of experience at Stepan, has been chosen to succeed Venegoni.
Over the next several... |