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Stepan Co Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

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Analyst price target for SCL

Based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Stepan Co.
Min Forecast
$133.00+23.89%
Avg Forecast
$139.00+29.48%
Max Forecast
$145.00+35.07%

Should I buy or sell SCL stock?

Based on 3 analysts offering ratings for Stepan Co.
Buy
Strong Buy
1 analysts 33.33%
Buy
0 analysts 0%
Hold
2 analysts 66.67%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Forecast return on equity

Is SCL forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
N/A
Industry
37.51%
Market
28.93%

Forecast return on assets

Is SCL forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
N/A
Industry
9.76%

SCL earnings per share forecast

What is SCL's earnings per share in the next 2 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$6.75+2.27%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$7.28+10.3%
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Forecast High Earnings Growth Forecast

SCL revenue forecast

What is SCL's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$2.7B+1.7%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$2.7B+1.27%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$2.9B+8.37%
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Forecast High Revenue Growth Forecast

SCL earnings growth forecast

How is SCL forecast to perform vs Specialty Chemicals companies and vs the US market?
Company
5.77%
Industry
27.63%
Market
16.41%
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Savings Rate Forecast

SCL revenue growth forecast

How is SCL forecast to perform vs Specialty Chemicals companies and vs the US market?
Company
1.82%
Industry
4.5%
Market
8.55%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

SCL vs Specialty Chemical Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
SCL$107.35$139.00+29.48%Buy
IOSP$96.65N/AN/AHold
GCP$31.55$32.00+1.43%Hold
WDFC$184.59$146.50-20.63%Buy
GPRE$37.84$47.00+24.21%Buy

Stepan Co Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Stepan Co Stock a good buy in 2022, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 3 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: SCL) stock is to Buy SCL stock.

Out of 3 analysts, 1 (33.33%) are recommending SCL as a Strong Buy, 0 (0%) are recommending SCL as a Buy, 2 (66.67%) are recommending SCL as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending SCL as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending SCL as a Strong Sell.

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What is SCL's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2023?

(NYSE: SCL) Stepan Co's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 5.77% is not forecast to beat the US Specialty Chemicals industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 27.63%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 16.41%.

Stepan Co's earnings in 2022 is $150,850,000.On average, 4 Wall Street analysts forecast SCL's earnings for 2022 to be $150,558,305, with the lowest SCL earnings forecast at $137,621,443, and the highest SCL earnings forecast at $161,041,623.

In 2023, SCL is forecast to generate $162,379,920 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $148,996,959 and the highest earnings forecast at $167,956,153.

What is SCL's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: SCL) Stepan Co's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 1.82% is not forecast to beat the US Specialty Chemicals industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 4.5%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 8.55%.

Stepan Co's revenue in 2022 is $2,639,624,000.On average, 3 Wall Street analysts forecast SCL's revenue for 2022 to be $59,879,825,816, with the lowest SCL revenue forecast at $58,516,994,349, and the highest SCL revenue forecast at $60,589,122,718. On average, 3 Wall Street analysts forecast SCL's revenue for 2023 to be $59,625,549,569, with the lowest SCL revenue forecast at $56,007,689,274, and the highest SCL revenue forecast at $61,798,050,140.

In 2024, SCL is forecast to generate $63,805,494,200 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $63,805,494,200 and the highest revenue forecast at $63,805,494,200.

What is SCL's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: SCL) forecast ROA is N/A, which is lower than the forecast US Specialty Chemicals industry average of 9.76%.

What is SCL's Price Target?

According to 2 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year SCL price target, the average SCL price target is $139.00, with the highest SCL stock price forecast at $145.00 and the lowest SCL stock price forecast at $133.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Stepan Co's share price could reach $139.00 by Aug 4, 2023. The average Stepan Co stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 29.48% from the current SCL share price of $107.35.

What is SCL's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2023?

(NYSE: SCL) Stepan Co's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $6.60. On average, analysts forecast that SCL's EPS will be $6.75 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $6.17, and the highest EPS forecast at $7.22. In 2023, SCL's EPS is forecast to hit $7.28 (min: $6.68, max: $7.53).

What is SCL's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: SCL) forecast ROE is N/A, which is considered weak.
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