Stepan Company operates within the Alkalies and chlorine sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Stepan Company with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
Minerals Technologies Inc.
sales of $1.80 billion
of which 35%
was Specialty Minerals),
of which 60%
was Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls), and
Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile S.A.
of which 38%
was Plant Fertilizer).
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Stepan Company were $1.78 billion.
decrease of 7.8%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were $1.93 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 10.8% decline
in Polymers, from $550.97 million to $491.49 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Surfactants (down 7.0% to $1.21 billion)
Specialty Products (down 1.0% to $78.83 million)