2016 Press Releases

 

This page contains Company press releases for the past 1 to 2 years, listed in chronological order. Please note that this information is provided only for historical purposes. Investors should not rely on this information as being unchanged in making investment decisions.

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05/20/16Stepan Announces Canadian Plant Closure
NORTHFIELD, Ill., May 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL), today announced plans to cease all production activities and shutdown its Longford Mills, Canada facility by the end of 2016.  This decision will result in a workforce reduction of approximately 30 employees.  Stepan products manufactured at this facility will be moved to other production sites within Stepan's existing North American network.  The Company previously announced the discontinuation of ethoxylation production... 
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04/26/16Stepan Declares Quarterly Dividend
NORTHFIELD, Ill., April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL) today reported: On April 25, 2016, the Board of Directors of Stepan Company declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.19 per share.  The dividend is payable on June 15, 2016, to common stockholders of record on May 31, 2016.  The Company increased its quarterly cash dividend in the fourth quarter of 2015 by $0.01 per share, marking the 48th consecutive year that the company has increased its cash di... 
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04/26/16Stepan Reports Record First Quarter Earnings
NORTHFIELD, Ill., April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL) today reported: First Quarter Highlights Reported net income was $27.7 million or $1.21 per diluted share, a 30% increase versus $21.3 million or $0.93 per diluted share in the prior year. Adjusted net income* was a record $29.5 million or $1.29 per diluted share, a 44% increase versus $20.4 million or $0.90 per diluted share in the prior year. Total sales volume increased 12% for the quarter. Surfactant oper... 
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04/04/16Stepan to Announce First Quarter 2016 Results on April 26, 2016
NORTHFIELD, Ill., April 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL) will issue its first quarter 2016 earnings results on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at approximately 7:00 am ET (6:00 am 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 conference call to discuss and answer questions about the financial and operational performance highlights on the same day, at 8:00 am ET (7:00 am CT).... 
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02/24/16Stepan Declares Quarterly Dividend
NORTHFIELD, Ill., Feb. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE:SCL) today reported: On February 23, 2016, the Board of Directors of Stepan Company declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.19 per share.   The dividend is payable on March 15, 2016, to common stockholders of record on March 4, 2016.  The Company increased its quarterly cash dividend in the fourth quarter of 2015 by $0.01 per share, marking the 48th consecutive year that the company has increased cash di... 
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02/24/16Stepan Reports Higher Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results
NORTHFIELD, Ill., Feb. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL) today reported: Fourth Quarter Highlights Reported net income was $12.9 million or $0.56 per diluted share. Adjusted net income* was $17.0 million or $0.74 per diluted share, a 93% increase versus $8.8 million or $0.38 per diluted share in the prior year. Surfactant operating income was $24.3 million, a 101% increase versus prior year. Polymer operating income was $18.1 million, a 38% increase versus prior yea... 
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01/13/16Stepan to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results on February 24, 2016
NORTHFIELD, Ill., Jan. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL) will issue its fourth quarter and full year 2015 earnings results on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at approximately 7:00 am ET (6:00 am 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 conference call to discuss and answer questions about the financial and operational performance highlights on the same day, at 10:0... 
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