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A report released today by Scotia Capital about Stepan Co (NYSE:SCL) ups the target price to $32.00

Having a price of $79.05, Stepan Co (NYSE:SCL) traded -0.28% lower on the day. With the last stock price down 3.53% from the two hundred day average, compared with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.02% over the same period. SCL has recorded a 50-day average of $83.67 and a two hundred day average of $83.64. Volume of trade was down over the average, with 22,407 shares of SCL changing hands under the typical 78,682

Stepan Co (NYSE:SCL) had its price target bumped up to $32.00 by Scotia Capital in an issued report announced 11/14/2017. The bumped up target suggests a potential downside of -0.60% from the company's last stock close price.

On 10/11/2017, National Bank Financial released a statement for Stepan Co (NYSE:SCL) increased the target price from $27.00 to $35.00 that suggested a downside of -0.60%.

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Stepan Co (NYSE:SCL)

Stepan Co has a 52 week low of $67.85 and a 52 week high of $92.97 with a P/E ratio of 22.54 The company’s market cap is currently $0.

In addition to Scotia Capital reporting its stock price target, a total of 2 analysts have released a report on Stepan Co. The 12-month price target is $61.50 with 0 firms rating the stock a strong buy, 1 equity analyst rating the company a buy, two equity analysts rating the company a hold, 0 brokers rating the stock a underperform, and finally zero brokerages rating the company a sell.

General Company Details For Stepan Co (NYSE:SCL)

Stepan Company produces specialty and intermediate chemicals, which are sold to other manufacturers and used in a range of end products. The Company operates through three segments: Surfactants, Polymers and Specialty Products. The Company's principal markets include manufacturers of cleaning and washing compounds (including detergents, shampoos, fabric softeners, toothpastes and household cleaners), paints, cosmetics, food, beverages, nutritional supplements, agricultural products and plastics. Its Surfactants segment offers products, which are principal ingredients in consumer and industrial cleaning products, such as detergents for washing clothes, dishes, carpets, floors and walls, as well as shampoos and body washes. Its Polymers segment includes polyurethane polyols, polyester resins and phthalic anhydride. Its Specialty Products segment includes flavors, emulsifiers and solubilizers used in food, flavoring, nutritional supplement and pharmaceutical applications.

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